Correctional Nursing Salary - page 5

Hey Everyone, Does anybody know the average salary for a corrections nurse and/or how it compares to hospital pay. Also, do you usually need a certain amount of RN experience? I've been an RN for... Read More

  1. by   kharrisrnbsn
    I'm in Maryland, and work for CMS. As an RN my base is 31/h, but I work evenings and make 38/h, nights is 41/h. When I worked nights at the hospital I made about 30/h. The autonomy is great, the potential to have emergency siutations is exciting, and I'm one of those that has just honed my clinical skills even more by having to draw my own blood, do my own EKGs, etc.....I hope to work here for a long time.
  2. by   XB9S
    This thread is so far off topic I have closed it.

    It will be reopened later today after a clean up
  3. by   XB9S
    This thread has been off topic for quite a while. It was started in 2006 so I've decided to leave it closed

    If you want to discuss salaries can I suggest that a new thread is started