Nurse Salaries in California

Salary estimated from 577 employees, users, and past and present job advertisements on Indeed in the past 36 months. Last updated: July 17, 2018
Average in California
$31.60 per hour
12% Above national average
  • Most Reported
$7.25
$74.80
Salary Distribution

How much does a Nurse make in California?

The average salary for a Nurse is $31.60 per hour in California, which is 12% above the national average. Salary estimates are based on 577 salaries submitted anonymously to Indeed by Nurse employees, users, and collected from past and present job advertisements on Indeed in the past 36 months. The typical tenure for a Nurse is 1-3 years.
Nurse salaries by company in California
CompanyAverage salary
$60.00 per hour
$59.25 per hour
$55.00 per hour
$52.47 per hour
$51.76 per hour
$50.15 per hour
$48.61 per hour
$43.90 per hour
$43.17 per hour
$40.00 per hour
Nurse salaries by location
CityAverage salary
$31.80 per hour
$44.72 per hour
$39.66 per hour
$75.00 per hour
$47.69 per hour

Nurse job openings

Clinical Nurse I
County of Santa Clara
San Jose, CA
Clinical Nurse I
County of Santa Clara
San Jose, CA
Instructor-Certified Nursing Assistant
Pajaro Valley Unified School District
Unified School District, CA
Nurse jobs in California