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Critical Care Unit Nurse Salary

$77,758 (USD)

Average Salary

$37/hr

Average Hourly

$1,275

Average Bonus

Last updated: December 16, 2019

The average pay for a Critical Care Unit Nurse is $77,758 a year and $37 an hour in the United States. The average salary range for a Critical Care Unit Nurse is between $55,215 and $96,271. On average, a Bachelor's Degree is the highest level of education for a Critical Care Unit Nurse. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in the United States.

ERI’s compensation data are based on salary surveys conducted and researched by ERI. Cost of labor data in the Assessor Series are based on actual housing sales data from commercially available sources, plus rental rates, gasoline prices, consumables, medical care premium costs, property taxes, effective income tax rates, etc.

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Description:
  • Treats and provides nursing care to Critical Care Unit patients in hospital or similar health care facility.
  • Readies equipment and aids physician during treatments and examinations of patients.
  • Administers prescribed medications and treatments in accordance with approved nursing techniques.
  • Observes patient, records significant conditions and reactions, and notifies supervisor or physician of patient's condition and reaction to drugs, treatments, and significant incidents.
  • Requires RN license.
Critical Care Unit Nurse Job Prevalence in the United States

Job family: Registered Nurses

Job family population: 2,951,960

Estimated population of Critical Care Unit Nurse jobs: 95,821

Rate of error: 0.5%

Estimated salary in 2024:
$90,143
5 Year Change:
16 %
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Critical Care Unit Nurse Job Listings for United States

Critical Care/ICU Nurse - Registered Nurse - RN
Dec 6
Visalia, California, USA
CoreMedical Group
Critical Care/ICU Nurse - Registered Nurse - RN We have an exceptional opportunity for a Registered Nurse in the Visalia area. This individual will have the opportunity to work in a great hospital as ...
Travel Nurse RN - CCU - Coronary Care - $1,733 per week
Dec 13
Mount Vernon, Washington, USA
NurseFly Travel Nursing
NurseFly Travel Nursing with NuWest Travel Nursing is seeking a ccu - coronary care travel nurse for a travel nursing job in Mount Vernon, Washington: - Specialty: CCU - Coronary Care - Discipline ...
Travel Nurse RN - CCU - Coronary Care - $1,989 per week
Dec 12
Arcata, California, USA
NurseFly Travel Nursing
NurseFly Travel Nursing with Travel Nurses, Inc. is seeking a ccu - coronary care travel nurse for a travel nursing job in Arcata, California: - Specialty: CCU - Coronary Care - Discipline: RN - ...
Registered Nurse / RN - Critical Care: ICU
Dec 9
Modesto, United States
Advanced Inc.
Advanced Travel Nursing is seeking qualified registered nurses to fill an immediate opening for a Critical Care/ICU RN at a leading medical facility in the Modesto area. This excellent, high-paying ...
Travel ICU / Critical Care RN - Registered Nurse
Dec 9
Las Vegas, NV, USA
Supplemental Health Care
Qualified and experienced travel RNs are encouraged to apply ... Assignment Details Pay: $1,534.00 weekly gross Unit: ICU/Critical Care/Intensive Care Unit Start ...

The average pay for a Critical Care Unit Nurse is $77,758 a year and $37 an hour in the United States. The average salary range for a Critical Care Unit Nurse is between $55,215 and $96,271. On average, a Bachelor's Degree is the highest level of education for a Critical Care Unit Nurse. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in the United States.

ERI’s compensation data are based on salary surveys conducted and researched by ERI. Cost of labor data in the Assessor Series are based on actual housing sales data from commercially available sources, plus rental rates, gasoline prices, consumables, medical care premium costs, property taxes, effective income tax rates, etc.

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