**POLL** New 1st Year RN Salary

  1. 4 Hello all, I am curious to see what the current pay rate is across the country so we can better prepare ourselves and negotiate better salaries! Please try to keep this poll to any graduates after 2010. Thanks!

    1) State
    2) Hourly Salary
    3) Experience, if any
    4) Specialty, if any

    Here's mine:
    NJ
    $26/hr new grad, no exp., recently changed jobs $33/hr 1 yr exp.
    Only 1 year old RN
    Nephrology/dialysis
  2. Visit  Bell13 profile page

    About Bell13

    From 'NJ'; Joined Feb '09; Posts: 75; Likes: 12.

    280 Comments so far...

  3. Visit  SunshineDaisy profile page
    1
    1) TN
    2) $18.28 with $3 differential for nights and $3.50 for weekends
    3) New grad
    4) None
    -knoxnurse- likes this.
  4. Visit  Hpy_Vly_RNBSN profile page
    0
    DC
    $27 with $3 evening $4 night and $5 weekend night differential
    New Grad/4 years tech experience
    Internal Medicine Inpatient
  5. Visit  knufflebunny profile page
    2
    1. CA (rural area, far from any city!)
    2. $30/hr
    3. Started as new grad
    4. Labor & Delivery
    pilatesgal and Jban like this.
  6. Visit  Mnstn profile page
    1
    1. Texas
    2. $25/hr for days, $29/hr for nights, $1 extra per hr for weekends
    3. New grad
    4. Pediatric Med/Surg
    SongofaNurse likes this.
  7. Visit  Bell13 profile page
    1
    Knufflebunny. Oh thats sweet. L&d is my dream. Do u love it?
    ENurse2b likes this.
  8. Visit  Nola009 profile page
    5
    OH

    New Grad

    SNF and LTC 20.48/hr.

    I don't get paid enough.
    sweetf, eLeVatioN, NurseAshley., and 2 others like this.
  9. Visit  SlinkyheadRN profile page
    1
    Las Vegas, NV
    $30.35/hr night shift plus $1/hr weekends plus 4hr bonus.
    Neuro/med surg unit
    Almost 5 years as a CNA with 1 1/2 yrs acute care exp.
    ICUman likes this.
  10. Visit  ssaarraahh profile page
    6
    California.
    Labor and delivery.
    when I started in dec 2012 as a new grad, I started at $36/hour. I am currently at $42/hour.
  11. Visit  blue_eyedgal profile page
    0
    NC
    med/surg
    started as a new grad in March 2013 at $20.10, currently make $21.60
  12. Visit  Bell13 profile page
    6
    Oh wow ssaarraahh. Howd u jump $6 in less than 1 1/2 yrs? Teach us!
  13. Visit  kacib97 profile page
    0
    Pennsylvania
    $23
    New grad/no experience
    Cardiothoracic surgery unit
  14. Visit  schnookimz profile page
    1
    Illinois
    28 base and 42 for on call days 1-2x per week
    3 years as a CNA and 1 year lpn now an RN
    dialysis in hospital
    FutureNurseK likes this.

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