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Nurse Emergency Room Salary

$78,972 (USD)

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Last updated: June 19, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Nurse Emergency Room is $78,972 a year and $38 an hour in the United States. The average salary range for a Nurse Emergency Room is between $56,077 and $97,773. On average, a Bachelor's Degree is the highest level of education for a Nurse Emergency Room. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in the United States.

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Job Summary

  • Treats and provides general nursing care to patients in Emergency Care Unit of hospital, infirmary, or similar health care facility.
  • Readies equipment and aids physician during treatments and examinations of patients.
  • Administers prescribed medications and treatments in accordance with approved nursing techniques.
  • Requires RN license.
Nurse Emergency Room Job Prevalence in the United States

Job family: Registered Nurses

Job family population: 2,906,840

Estimated population of Nurse Emergency Room jobs: 94,356

Rate of error: 0.5%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
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 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), the United States is the world's third or fourth largest country by total area and is slightly smaller than the entire continent of Europe's 3.9 million square miles (10.1 million km2). With a population of over 327 million people, the U.S. is the third most populous country. The capital is Washington, D.C., and the most populous city is New York City. Forty...

Nurse Emergency Room Job Listings for United States

Travel Registered Nurse RN Emergency Room ER - Jersey Shore
Jun 19
Altoona, PA, USA
One Staff Medical
Travel Registered Nurse RN Emergency Room ER JERSEY SHORE, PA back and forth between 7a-7p and 7p-7a- would be every other weekend days and every other weekend nights. the weekend consists of friday ...
Travel Registered Nurse RN Emergency Room ER - Valdosta
Jun 19
Atlanta, GA, USA
One Staff Medical
Travel Registered Nurse RN Emergency Room ER VALDOSTA, GA night (12 hours) 19:00 7:00 Job Description We. Are. OneStaff. Medical. An independently-owned, nationally-recognized and amazingly awesome ...
Travel RN-ER job in Idaho
Jun 18
Salmon, ID, USA
This is a Emergency Room position, and the covering nurse will provide care within that unit. The facility needs an experienced nurse to help care for their patients. Your schedule or shifts for this ...
Registered Nurse (RN) - Emergency Room (ER)
Jun 11
Conroe, United States
Conroe Regional Medical Center
Nights (rotating weekends) SCHEDULE: Full-time HCA Houston Healthcare Conroe - Conroe, TX Registered Nurse (RN) - Emergency Room (ER) HCA Houston Healthcare Conroe is a tertiary acute care 260 bed ...
Charge Registered Nurse/RN: Emergency Room/ Full-Time/Nights
Jun 11
Albuquerque, New Mexico, USA
Lovelace New Mexico Heart Institute
Charge Registered Nurse/RN, Emergency Room, Full-Time job, Nights We are looking for a Charge Registered Nurse to join our Emergency Room Department in Albuquerque, NM. This full time job is located ...
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