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Medical Emergency Room Nurse Salary
in Chicago, Illinois

$85,043 (USD)

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Last updated: May 26, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Medical Emergency Room Nurse is $85,043 a year and $41 an hour in Chicago, Illinois, United States. The average salary range for a Medical Emergency Room Nurse is between $60,388 and $105,290. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Chicago, Illinois.

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Job Summary

  • Treats and provides general nursing care to patients in Emergency Care Unit of hospital, infirmary, 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.
  • Requires RN license.
Medical Emergency Room Nurse Job Prevalence in Chicago, Illinois, United States

Job family: Registered Nurses

Job family population: 2,906,840

Estimated population of Medical Emergency Room Nurse jobs: 94,356

Rate of error: 0.5%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %


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About Chicago, Illinois

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Description: Chicago ( (listen), locally also ), officially the City of Chicago, is the most populous city in Illinois, as well as the third most populous city in the United States. With an estimated population of 2,705,994 (2018), it is the most populous city in the Midwest. Chicago is the principal city of the Chicago metropolitan area, often referred to as Chicagoland, and the county seat of Cook County, the second most populous county in the United States. The metropolitan area, at nearly 10 million people, is the third-largest in the United States. Located on the shores of freshwater Lake Michigan, Chicago was incorporated...

Medical Emergency Room Nurse Job Listings for Chicago, Illinois

Emergency Room Nurse Manager
May 8
Chicago, IL, USA
Direct Search Systems
... Emergency Room Nurse Manager for a 300-Bed Hospital affiliate in the Chicago, IL market. ... This medical center is Healthgrades 5-Star Rated in Heart Failure and Stroke Treatment and is ...
Emergency Room Technician | ERT | ER (Contract)
May 17
Chicago, USA
Favorite Healthcare Staffing
... med/surg or tele On Call/Call Back Requirements: None Job DutiesThe RN provides planning and ... Emergency Room, Emergency Department, Emergency Room Tech, ER Tech, ED Tech, ER, ED, Certified ...
Team Leader, Nursing, Emergency Svcs, Resurrection Medical Center, Chicago
May 21
Chicago, United States
Presence Health
... 20245070 Emergency Room RMC Daily Hours: 12 Standard Hours: 36 Employment Status: Full-time ... The Team Leader practices within the scope of the Illinois Nurse Practice Act to ensure the ...
RN's needed in AZ, NM, OK, ND, SD, ME
May 16
Chicago, IL, USA
JT MedStaff
Registered Nurse - Multi state full time positions: Apply if you are able to relocate -- relocation ... Emergency Room * Operating Room * Labor and Delivery * Med Surg, Telemetry * Cath Lab * Clinical ...
Experienced Emergency Medicine NP
Mar 28
Chicago, USA
Advocate Medical Group
Advocate Medical Group (AMG) is a division of Advocate Aurora Health System, the 10th largest ... Nurse Practitioner must be comfortable working independently * Full time position / 12-hour shifts
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