Registered Nurse salary in the United States

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Based on 271,023 income tax records from TurboTax
How much do Registered Nurses make in the United States?
The average total salary for a Registered Nurse in the United States is $61,500 per year. This is based on data from 271,023 Intuit users who reported their occupation as Registered Nurse in 2019 and includes taxable wages, tips, bonuses, and more. Read more
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Salary by company

Average salary per year
Salary range
The Queens Medical Center, Honolulu County, HI
104 income tax records
$91K – $116K
Cedars-Sinai, Los Angeles County, CA
148 income tax records
$90K – $121K
Childrens Hospital Los Angeles, Los Angeles County, CA
116 income tax records
$92K – $113K
University Of California San Diego, San Diego County, CA
183 income tax records
$85K – $102K
Scripps Health, San Diego County, CA
279 income tax records
$80K – $100K
Sharp Memorial Hospital, San Diego County, CA
261 income tax records
$77K – $100K
Community Care Health, Fresno County, CA
143 income tax records
$75K – $100K
Los Angeles County, Los Angeles County, CA
161 income tax records
$77K – $101K
UChicago Medicine, Cook County, IL
112 income tax records
$78K – $95K
Thomas Jefferson University, Philadelphia County, PA
100 income tax records
$77K – $90K

Registered Nurse demographics

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55% are single
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45% are married
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48% have kids
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41% own a home

Registered Nurse salaries by age

Years of age

Effective Tax Rates for Registered Nurses

271,023 full-time salaries from 2019

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254 income tax records
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847 income tax records
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Advanced Practice Registered Nurse
313 income tax records
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Registered Dietitian
2,557 income tax records
*Total salary amounts here include total taxable wages, tips, prizes and other compensation. Learn more
**Total salary ranges shown here exclude outliers.