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Medical Psychiatric Nurse Salary
in Illinois, United States

$79,687 (USD)

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Last updated: June 24, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Medical Psychiatric Nurse is $79,687 a year and $38 an hour in Illinois, United States. The average salary range for a Medical Psychiatric Nurse is between $56,666 and $98,578. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Illinois, United States.

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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 Illinois, 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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About Illinois, United States

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Description: Illinois ( (listen) IL-ə-NOY) is a state in the Midwestern and Great Lakes regions of the United States. It has the fifth largest gross domestic product (GDP), the sixth largest population, and the 25th largest land area of all U.S. states. Illinois has been noted as a microcosm of the entire United States. With Chicago in northeastern Illinois, small industrial cities and immense agricultural productivity in the north and center of the state, and natural resources such as coal, timber, and petroleum in the south, Illinois has a diverse economic base, and is a major transportation hub. Chicagoland, Chicago's metropolitan...

Medical Psychiatric Nurse Job Listings for Illinois, United States

Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner
Jun 4
Urbana, United States
MedStaff Nationwide
Initial evaluations should take around 60 minutes, while med checks will take 20-30 minutes. ● ... psychiatric nurse practitioner jobs
Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner
May 6
Chester, IL, USA
Annashae Consulting & Staffing
Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner Provider Type: Nurse Practitioner Specialty: Psychiatry Location ... Current Illinois Medical license Current Illinois Controlled Substance certificate Current DEA ...
Jun 5
Monticello, IL, USA
Psychiatric Medical Care
... meets Psychiatric Medical Care's (PMC) standards. Supervisor of the program staff, the Program ... Registered Nurse - Certification: Must meet any applicable state certification standards. ...
Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner / PMHNP
Apr 30
Quincy, United States
NP Now
Offering the largest and most advanced medical center in a 100-mile radius, with the resources to ... Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner/PMHNP will work in a mix of inpatient and outpatient ...
Travel Nurse RN - Psychiatric - $1,736.00 per week
Jun 20
Ottawa, IL, USA
NurseFly Travel Nursing
Psychiatric - Title: RN - Start Date: ASAP - Duration: 12 weeks - 36 hours per week - Shift: Nights ... Document all patient information on medical charts and follow physician's written orders while ...
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