New RN Pay in Philadelphia, PA - page 2
I'm a new GN as of last week. I am begining my job search and am wondering what is considered a fair wage for a new RN? I was hoping to gain insight as to what a new RN makes in the Philadelphia... Read More
Jan 26, '11Occupation: Registered Nurse Specialty: . ; From: US ; Joined: Aug '06; Posts: 3,562; Likes: 5,420The metro area seems to be mostly in the 27.50 an hour range for new grads. Those rates are by facility not by the school you go to. Job market is tough. Cost of living is cheaper than the other major east coast cities but it's still a big city. I pay more in taxes to the city than to the state. Housing will vary based on neighborhood.