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Intensive Care Registered Nurse Salary

$77,139 (USD)

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Last updated: May 26, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for an Intensive Care Registered Nurse is $77,139 a year and $37 an hour in the United States. The average salary range for an Intensive Care Registered Nurse is between $54,776 and $95,426. On average, a Bachelor's Degree is the highest level of education for an Intensive Care Registered Nurse. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in the United States.

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Job Summary

  • Treats and provides general nursing care to patients in Intensive Care Unit of hospital.
  • Administers prescribed medications and treatments in accordance with approved nursing techniques.
  • Readies equipment and aids physician during treatments and examinations of patients.
  • 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.
Intensive Care Registered Nurse Job Prevalence in the United States

Job family: Registered Nurses

Job family population: 2,906,840

Estimated population of Intensive Care Registered Nurse jobs: 94,269

Rate of error: 0.5%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %



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Description: The United States of America (USA), commonly known as the United States (U.S. or US) or America, is a country comprising 50 states, a federal district, five major self-governing territories, and various possessions. At 3.8 million square miles (9.8 million km2), the United States is the world's third or fourth largest country by total area and is slightly smaller than the entire continent of Europe's 3.9 million square miles (10.1 million km2). With a population of over 327 million people, the U.S. is the third most populous country. The capital is Washington, D.C., and the largest city by population is New York City...

Intensive Care Registered Nurse Job Listings for United States

Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU) Registered Nurse (RN)
May 25
Sacramento, CA, USA
Supplemental Health Care
Hours per week, with possible overtime Shift: 12 hours We offer excellent opportunities for Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU) Registered Nurses across the nation and outstanding benefits including ...
Travel Nurse RN - PICU - Pediatrics Intensive Care - $2,142.00 per week
May 24
Los Angeles, CA, USA
NurseFly Travel Nursing
PICU - Pediatrics Intensive Care - Title: RN - Start Date: 6/11/2019 - Duration: 13 weeks - 36 hours per week - Shift: 12 hours, nights Additional information: TotalMed Job ID #168387. Pay package is ...
Travel Nurse RN - ICU - Intensive Care Unit - $2,060.00 per week
May 24
Oakland, CA, USA
NurseFly Travel Nursing
NurseFly Travel Nursing with trustaff is seeking a travel nurse RN ICU - Intensive Care Unit for a travel nursing job in Oakland, CA: - Specialty: ICU - Intensive Care Unit - Title: RN - Start Date
Travel Neuro ICU RN - Registered Nurse
May 24
Bakersfield, CA, USA
Supplemental Health Care
A hospital in Bakersfield, CA has partnered with Supplemental Health Care and is looking for a Neuro ICU RN for a travel assignment. The Traveler needs to be confident and be able to adapt to new ...
Travel Nurse - ICU RN - Barstow, CA
May 24
San Jose, United States
General Healthcare Resources - Travel Nursing
Travel ICU Registered Nurse (RN) Start your next travel opportunity with this great Registered Nurse (RN) ICU positon in Barstow, CA. Job Details * Gross Pay: $2227/weekly * 36 hours/weekly Job ...
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