The average salary for a nurse in the United States is around $43,982 per year.
Nurses earn an average yearly salary of $43,982.
Wages typically start from $36,603 and go up to $73,648.
24% below national average Updated in 2018
Nurse earnings by seniority
Approximate values based on highest and lowest earning segments.
Nurse salary by state
|State Name||Average Salary|
How do nurse salaries compare to similar careers?
|Health educator salary||$54K|
|Cardiovascular technologist and technician salary||$57K|
|Hearing aid specialist salary||$53K|
|Exercise physiologist salary||$49K|
|Medical laboratory technologist salary||$46K|
|Surgical technologist salary||$47K|
|Licensed practical nurse salary||$46K|
|Surgical assistant salary||$43K|
|Neurodiagnostic technologist salary||$43K|
Source: CareerExplorer (Aggregated)