STAFF NURSE SALARY

Average Yearly Salary
$64,000
$41,000
Min 10%
$64,000
Median 50%
$99,000
Max 90%
Best Paying Company
Broadlawns Medical Center
Highest Paying City
Santa Cruz, CA
Highest Paying State
California
Average Experience Level
6.0 years
How much does a staff nurse make?
The national average salary for a Staff Nurse in the United States is $64,222 per year or $30.88 per hour. Those in the bottom 10 percent make under $41,000 a year, and the top 10 percent make over $99,000. Most Staff Nurse jobs are in Health Care companies and Professional companies. States with the highest Staff Nurse salaries include California, Nevada, Delaware, Hawaii, and Maryland. Most Staff Nurses spend 6.0 years in the position.

Average Staff Nurse Salary By Company

Staff Nurses report their job security as good. Just as in every field, some employers pay higher wages than others. Health Care companies and Professional companies tend to have the highest concentration of employment in this field. Staff Nurses at Broadlawns Medical Center and Eastern Maine Healthcare Systems report the highest salaries. Companies like The Heights of Gonzales and Seton Medical Center also report very competitive wages for Staff Nurses.

Average Staff Nurse Salary By Location

As a Staff Nurse in the U.S., you can expect to earn on average $64,222 per year or $30.88 per hour. Staff Nurses make the most in Santa Cruz, CA at about $90,153 per year. Not only that, Santa Cruz, CA also has an average entry-level salary of $56,000. California, Nevada, Delaware, Hawaii, and Maryland are the highest paying states. The lowest earning states are Montana, Idaho, Arizona, New Mexico, and Colorado.
RankCityAverage Salary
1
Santa Cruz, CA
$90,153
2
Reno, NV
$78,845
3
Philadelphia, PA
$72,142
4
New Brunswick, NJ
$71,991
5
New York, NY
$71,843

RECENTLY ADDED Staff Nurse SALARIES

Company
Job
Location
Date Added
Salary
Good Samaritan
Staff Nurse
10/31/2019
$73,045
GQR Global Markets
Staff Nurse
10/31/2019
$58,436
Toledo, OH
10/30/2019
$52,613
Novant Health
Staff Nurse
10/30/2019
$57,267
Peace Health
Staff Nurse
10/30/2019
$67,786
Albuquerque, NM
10/30/2019
$41,343
10/28/2019
$47,584
Raleigh, NC
10/28/2019
$54,000
10/26/2019
$52,175
UPMC
Staff Nurse
Pittsburgh, PA
10/26/2019
$54,721
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