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Medical Surgical Nurse Salary
in Seattle, Washington

$88,855 (USD)

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Last updated: June 26, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Medical Surgical Nurse is $88,855 a year and $43 an hour in Seattle, Washington, United States. The average salary range for a Medical Surgical Nurse is between $63,004 and $110,009. 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 Seattle, Washington.

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Job Summary

  • 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 Seattle, Washington, United States

Job family: Registered Nurses

Job family population: 2,906,840

Estimated population of Medical Surgical Nurse jobs: 94,269

Rate of error: 0.5%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %



About Seattle, Washington

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Description: Seattle ( (listen) see-AT-əl) is a seaport city on the West Coast of the United States. It is the seat of King County, Washington. With an estimated 744,955 residents as of 2018, Seattle is the largest city in both the state of Washington and the Pacific Northwest region of North America. According to U.S. Census data released in 2018, the Seattle metropolitan area's population stands at 3.94 million, and ranks as the 15th largest in the United States. In July 2013, it was the fastest-growing major city in the United States and remained in the top 5 in May 2015 with an annual growth rate of 2.1%. In July 2016, Seattle...

Medical Surgical Nurse Job Listings for Seattle, Washington

Travel RN (MedSurg) needed in Seattle WA
Jun 16
Seattle, Washington, USA
Soliant Health
Travel RN (MedSurg) needed in Seattle WA We are current looking for an MedSurg RN that is looking for their next travel assignment to work a 13-week travel contract at this facility located in ...
Registered Nurse-System Float- Medical/Surgical
Jun 9
Seattle, United States
Float Nurses are initially trained in Medical/Surgical/Orthopedic and Critical Care Unit (CCU) competencies and will primarily float between these two areas. Once solid competency and performance is ...
RN Med/Surg Observation
Jun 12
Gig Harbor, United States
CHI-Franciscan St. Anthony Hospital
BSN preferred • Previous Medical/Surgical experience preferred. New graduates may be considered for RN residency positions. • Current RN license from the Washington State Board of Nursing • ...
Registered Nurse - Med/Surg
Jun 12
Gig Harbor, Washington, USA
Soliant Health
RN - Med/Surg - Gig Harbor, WA I am seeking a travel Registered Nurse -Med/Surg to start ASAP. This is a 13 week contract assignment. Experience is preferred. * Gig Harbor, WA * Start ASAP * 13 week ...
Travel RN-Medical Surgical job in Washington
May 11
Spanaway, WA, USA
* We are seeking an experienced and self-motivated Medical/Surgical RN to join our growing team of nursing professionals! Med/Surg RN's offer skills needed to provide direct patient care effectively ...
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