pay rates in different areas of the country - page 2

I am fairly new to this site, but find it interesting as to what nurses all over the country have to say about the nursing field. My question is: I live in Washington state and attend school here... Read More

  1. by   TheLionessRN
    I think every one covered it pretty well. You have got to consider cost of living along with travel time and how much it costs you just to go to work. If you are making a larger amt of money per year, but your income tax eats up a bunch of it and you have to pay a huge house payment, etc. it just isn't worth it.