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Medical Surgical Nurse Salary

$79,748 (USD)

Average Salary

$38/hr

Average Hourly

$1,308

Average Bonus

Last updated: December 06, 2019

The average pay for a Medical Surgical Nurse is $79,748 a year and $38 an hour in the United States. The average salary range for a Medical Surgical Nurse is between $56,547 and $98,735. On average, a Bachelor's Degree is the highest level of education for a Medical Surgical Nurse. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in the United States.

ERI’s compensation data are based on salary surveys conducted and researched by ERI. Cost of labor data in the Assessor Series are based on actual housing sales data from commercially available sources, plus rental rates, gasoline prices, consumables, medical care premium costs, property taxes, effective income tax rates, etc.

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Description:
  • Provides nursing assistance to surgical team during surgical procedures.
  • Assures that all equipment is sterilized and inventoried prior to operation.
  • Aids surgical personnel by passing items to them during procedure as directed.
  • Records required details of operation in patient records during time in operating room, including fluids and narcotics administered to patient.
  • Requires RN license.
Medical Surgical Nurse Job Prevalence in the United States

Job family: Registered Nurses

Job family population: 2,951,960

Estimated population of Medical Surgical Nurse jobs: 95,732

Rate of error: 0.5%

Estimated salary in 2024:
$92,450
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 simply 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), it is the world's third or fourth largest country by total area and is slightly smaller than the entire continent of Europe. Most of the country is located in central North America between Canada and Mexico. With an estimated population of over 327 million people, the U.S. is the third most populous country. The capital is Washington, D.C., and the...

Medical Surgical Nurse Job Listings for United States

Travel Medical Surgical Nurse (Med Surg RN), 12H Days 7:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Dec 3
Triage Staffing
Travel Medical Surgical Nurse (Med Surg RN) Espanola, NM Location: Espanola, NM Start Date: 12/16/2019 Shift Details: 12H Days ( 7:00 AM-7:00 PM ) 36 hours per week Length: 13 weeksApply for specific ...
Travel Med Surg Nurse - RN
Dec 5
Panama City, FL, USA
Supplemental Health Care
Supplemental Health Care is a nationally recognized healthcare staffing provider partnering with a general medical and surgical hospital located in Panama City, FL for a Medical Surgical Travel RN. * ...
Med Surg Nurse PRN
Nov 21
Las Vegas, United States
MountainView Hospital
We are seeking a Med Surg Nurse for our facility to ensure that we continue to provide all patients with high quality, efficient care. We are an amazing team that works hard to support each other and ...
Travel Nurse RN - Med Surg - $1,709 per week
Dec 6
Sedro Woolley, Washington, USA
NurseFly Travel Nursing
Registered Nurse Medical Surgical Nurse - Travel - (MS RN).. Job Description & RequirementsMedical Surgical Nurse - (MS RN)StartDate: 01/06/2020Available Shifts: 12 N Pay Rate: $1626.00 - 1792 ...
Travel Nurse RN - Med Surg - $1,911 per week
Dec 6
Downey, United States
NurseFly Travel Nursing
Registered Nurse Medical Surgical Nurse - Travel - (MS RN).. Job Description & RequirementsMedical Surgical Nurse - (MS RN)StartDate: 12/09/2019Available Shifts: 12 D Pay Rate: $1818.00 - 2005 ...

The average pay for a Medical Surgical Nurse is $79,748 a year and $38 an hour in the United States. The average salary range for a Medical Surgical Nurse is between $56,547 and $98,735. On average, a Bachelor's Degree is the highest level of education for a Medical Surgical Nurse. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in the United States.

ERI’s compensation data are based on salary surveys conducted and researched by ERI. Cost of labor data in the Assessor Series are based on actual housing sales data from commercially available sources, plus rental rates, gasoline prices, consumables, medical care premium costs, property taxes, effective income tax rates, etc.

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