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Medical Psychiatric Nurse Salary
in Buffalo, New York

$75,849 (USD)

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Last updated: June 26, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Medical Psychiatric Nurse is $75,849 a year and $36 an hour in Buffalo, New York, United States. The average salary range for a Medical Psychiatric Nurse is between $53,937 and $93,830. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Buffalo, New York.

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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 Buffalo, New York, 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 Buffalo, New York

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Description: Buffalo is the second largest city in the U.S. state of New York and the largest city in Western New York. As of 2018, the population was 256,304. The city is the county seat of Erie County and a major gateway for commerce and travel across the Canada–United States border, forming part of the bi-national Buffalo Niagara Region. The Buffalo area was inhabited before the 17th century by the Native American Iroquois tribe and later by French settlers. The city grew significantly in the 19th and 20th centuries as a result of immigration, the construction of the Erie Canal and rail transportation, and its close proximity...

Medical Psychiatric Nurse Job Listings for Buffalo, New York

Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner
Apr 8
Jaffri Medical Asst.
PSYCHIATRIC NURSE PRACTITIONER OR PHYSICIAN ASSISTANT: Hire Type: Contractor or Part-Time Employee ... Jaffri Medical Associates (JMA) is a 3 physician private psychiatric practice located in Amherst, N ...
Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner
May 30
Buffalo, NY, USA
BAS HealthCare
... medical programs, and beautiful mountains, lakes, and rivers! Facility: Established Psychiatric ... Exciting opportunities available for new graduates and practicing - Psychiatric Nurse Practitioners ...
New Travel Contracts for Psyche Registered Nurses - Upper Central New York
Jun 21
Buffalo, NY, USA
Adecco Medical & Science
Experienced Registered Nurse needed for 14 bed inpatient psychiatric unit of fully accredited facility located in Oswego, NY. Pt Ratio 6:8. Offering higher enhanced rate for experience, 13-week ...
Community Mental Health Nurse, Buffalo Psychiatric Center, P19346
Mar 31
Buffalo, NY, USA
New York State Civil Service
Community Mental Health Nurse is a continuous recruitment examination. Candidates who are not on ... medical, social, and housing facilities for the individual in the community. You would intervene in ...
May 8
Niagara Falls, USA
Niagara Falls Memorial Medical Center
... psychiatric emergency department to inpatient behavioral health care to the newest and most ... nurses and a wellness care coordinator to promote better health -- body and soul. Unlike ...
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