Nurse earnings by seniority

Approximate values based on highest and lowest earning segments.

Nurse salary by state

State Name Average Salary
Alabama $47,840
Arizona $67,446
California $59,357
Colorado $53,282
Florida $45,335
Georgia $52,102
Illinois $51,023
Indiana $44,807
Massachusetts $48,736
Maryland $55,000
Michigan $45,394
Minnesota $51,189
Missouri $40,042
North Carolina $36,836
New Jersey $61,200
New York $53,794
Ohio $47,401
Oklahoma $41,424
Pennsylvania $51,595
South Carolina $46,500
Tennessee $46,819
Texas $46,712
Utah $34,500
Virginia $41,028
Washington $67,108
Wisconsin $52,000

How do nurse salaries compare to similar careers?

Nurses earn 72% more than similar careers in Michigan.

Career Median Salary
Registered nurse salary $59K
Paramedic salary $32K
Personal care aide salary $27K
Orderly salary $31K

Source: CareerExplorer (Aggregated)