the pay for nurses - page 3
why is the pay for nurses not so great..Nurses have to go through a lot of studying and training to be able to perform the type of job duties out there but they try to compare nurses to... Read More
Jan 24, '03Occupation: Pediatrics Joined: Jan '03; Posts: 192; Likes: 6I'm going to be a new grad this May. The area hospital that I've been looking at start me at $15.00 an hour. And that's with my BSN. I find that to be a waste of my time. Especially since I'm entering a specialty area.
Jan 25, '03Occupation: New RN Grad... Just passed NCLEX.. Working on a Ortho floor Joined: Nov '01; Posts: 1,616; Likes: 37You also need to look at the fact that yes, teachers may get two months off.. But how many of them can afford NOT to work another job.. Most teachers I know end up working some crap job for $6-7/hr because the teacher salary doesn't carry them through the summer...
I think both jobs are equally hard and stressful and deserve to be compensated... Nurses get paid pretty good around here, so I can't argue about that...