current rn pay in nj


I was considering endeavoring nursing school strongly to get my bsn I was wondering what was the actual bsn pay in nj I've seen on the bureau of labor statistics that pay could range from 75,000 to 90,000 is that true any help from current nurses or knowledgeable people would be great help and I mean great help thanks to everyone bye now

Specializes in Emergency. Has 21 years experience.

That's an average which includes folks with years of experience and a commensurate pay rate. Your actual annual salary as a new rn would most likely be less than the bottom of that scale.


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Hi, and welcome to AN! Perhaps a better question to ask is what the unemployment rate for RNs in NJ is, and what the expected forcast is for openings by the time you graduate.

Good luck!


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You might look on a site like indeed to see job postings with salaries? Great question!