Salary for
Staff Nurse - RN I in the United States

How much does a Staff Nurse - RN I earn in the United States? The average Staff Nurse - RN I salary in the United States is $61,445 as of October 31, 2018, but the range typically falls between $55,138 and $70,962. Salary ranges can vary widely depending on many important factors, including education, certifications, additional skills, the number of years you have spent in your profession. With more online, real-time compensation data than any other website, Salary.com helps you determine your exact pay target. 

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Provides professional nursing care to assigned patients. Records patient histories, performs various diagnostic tests, administers medications, and develops patient care plans in conjunction with othe

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    0 - 2 years experience
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    Staff Nurse - RN II

    2 - 4 years experience
    JD, MD, PhD or Equivalent

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