1. Home
  2. Career Explorer
  3. Clinical Nurse
  4. Salaries
Content has loaded

Clinical nurse salary in United States

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

Average base salary

Average $41.84
Low $23.66
High $74.01
$8,625per year
Non-cash benefit
View more benefits

The average salary for a clinical nurse is $41.84 per hour in the United States and $8,625 overtime per year.3.6k salaries reported, updated at December 5, 2023

Is this useful?

Top companies for Clinical Nurses in United States

  1. Power Personnel
    37 reviews34 salaries reported
    $83.13per hour
Is this useful?

Highest paying cities for Clinical Nurses near United States

  1. Chicago, IL
    $55.16 per hour
    42 salaries reported
  2. San Diego, CA
    $51.57 per hour
    49 salaries reported
  3. Washington, DC
    $44.23 per hour
    17 salaries reported
  1. Denver, CO
    $40.18 per hour
    18 salaries reported
  2. Indianapolis, IN
    $37.32 per hour
    37 salaries reported
  3. Tulsa, OK
    $32.90 per hour
    6 salaries reported
  1. Lexington, KY
    $30.23 per hour
    5 salaries reported
  2. Oklahoma City, OK
    $29.78 per hour
    9 salaries reported
  3. Houston, TX
    $28.79 per hour
    21 salaries reported
Is this useful?

Where can a Clinical Nurse earn more?

Compare salaries for Clinical Nurses in different locations
Explore Clinical Nurse openings
Is this useful?

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
Is this useful?

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.

Is this useful?

How much do similar professions get paid in United States?

Registered Nurse

Job openings

Average $43.45 per hour

Registered Nurse - Operating Room

Job openings

Average $68.65 per hour

Registered Nurse - Medical/Surgical

Job openings

Average $2,166 per week

Licensed Practical Nurse

Job openings

Average $32.94 per hour

Is this useful?

Frequently searched careers

Registered Nurse

Police Officer

Software Engineer


Truck Driver

Administrative Assistant


Real Estate Agent

Nursing Assistant



Dental Hygienist