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Medical Psychiatric Nurse Salary
in Los Angeles, California

$86,190 (USD)

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Salary Recap

The average pay for a Medical Psychiatric Nurse is $86,190 a year and $41 an hour in Los Angeles, California, United States. The average salary range for a Medical Psychiatric Nurse is between $61,290 and $106,622. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Los Angeles, California.

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Job Summary

  • Treats and provides assigned total patient care to patients in the Psychiatric Unit as prescribed by attending physician.
  • Aids physician during treatment and examination of patient.
  • Administers medications and maintains patients' medical records on nursing observations.
  • Requires RN license.
Medical Psychiatric Nurse Job Prevalence in Los Angeles, California, United States

Job family: Registered Nurses

Job family population: 2,906,840

Estimated population of Medical Psychiatric Nurse jobs: 94,269

Rate of error: 0.5%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %


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Medical Psychiatric Nurse Job Listings for Los Angeles, California

Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner MPH Or APRN $150k $160k
Jun 26
Riverside, CA, USA
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We are seeking a Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner for a Psychiatric Private Practice to become a part of our team! You will focus on providing high quality patient care as part of a healthcare team.
Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner
Jun 25
Upland, CA, USA
Pacific Clinical Research Medical Group
Pacific Clinical Research Medical Group is looking for an experienced PMHNP to work part-time as a ... Experience in Child/Adolescent psychiatry is a plus * Previous experience in nursing or other ...
Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner NP
May 1
Los Angeles, CA, USA
Saban Community Clinic
A Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner will be part of the Continuing Your Care (CYC) Pilot project to ... medical conditions that may impact psychiatric conditions for patients * ï‚· Requests necessary ...
Apr 25
Compton, CA, USA
The Roads Foundation Inc
... medical records operations; 4. Demonstrated ability to work effectively with men and women of ... TRAINING, EDUCATION AND LICENSURE: 1. Current DEA and Nurse Practitioner license to practice ...
CNA Psych
Jun 3
Newport Beach, CA, USA
American Neuro-Psychiatric Network
Full time night shift CNA and per diem CNAs for all shifts needed for our gero-psych hospital ... medical and psychiatric problems.
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