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Clinical Nurse salary in United States

How much does a Clinical Nurse make in the United States?

Average base salary


Most common benefits

$10,750per year
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The average salary for a clinical nurse is $44.20 per hour in the United States and $10,750 overtime per year.6.1k salaries reported, updated at June 29, 2022.

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Top companies for Clinical Nurses in United States

  1. UC Davis Health
    311 reviews21 salaries reported
    $69.09per hour
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Highest paying cities for Clinical Nurses in United States

  1. Chicago, IL
    $60.37 per hour
    57 salaries reported
  2. Cleveland, OH
    $55.22 per hour
    8 salaries reported
  3. New York, NY
    $53.78 per hour
    55 salaries reported
  1. Washington, DC
    $50.62 per hour
    30 salaries reported
  2. Richmond, VA
    $46.41 per hour
    10 salaries reported
  3. Tampa, FL
    $41.89 per hour
    9 salaries reported
  1. Louisville, KY
    $40.88 per hour
    8 salaries reported
  2. Houston, TX
    $40.58 per hour
    43 salaries reported
  3. Phoenix, AZ
    $37.53 per hour
    277 salaries reported
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Most common benefits for Clinical Nurses

  • 401(k)
  • 401(k) matching
  • Adoption assistance
  • Continuing education credits
  • Dental insurance
  • Disability insurance
  • Employee assistance program
  • Employee discount
  • Employee stock purchase plan
  • Flexible spending account
  • Health insurance
  • Life insurance
  • Loan forgiveness
  • Loan repayment program
  • Opportunities for advancement
  • Paid sick time
  • Paid time off
  • Pet insurance
  • Referral program
  • Relocation assistance
  • Retirement plan
  • Travel reimbursement
  • Tuition reimbursement
  • Vision insurance
  • Wellness program
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Salary satisfaction

Based on 156 ratings

62% of Clinical Nurses in the United States think their salaries are enough for the cost of living in their area.

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