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Nurse Occupational Salary
in Chicago, Illinois

$81,663 (USD)

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Last updated: May 22, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Nurse Occupational is $81,663 a year and $39 an hour in Chicago, Illinois, United States. The average salary range for a Nurse Occupational is between $58,154 and $101,022. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Chicago, Illinois.

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Job Summary

  • Treats and provides professional nursing care to employees or people who become ill or injured on premises of business, industrial plant, or other establishment.
  • Takes and documents patient's vital signs, treats wounds, and evaluates physical condition of patient.
  • Contacts physician and hospital to arrange for further medical treatment when needed.
  • Requires RN license.
Nurse Occupational Job Prevalence in Chicago, Illinois, United States

Job family: Registered Nurses

Job family population: 2,906,840

Estimated population of Nurse Occupational jobs: 91,885

Rate of error: 0.5%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %


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About Chicago, Illinois

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Description: Chicago ( (listen), locally also ), officially the City of Chicago, is the most populous city in Illinois, as well as the third most populous city in the United States. With an estimated population of 2,716,450 (2017), it is the most populous city in the Midwest. Chicago is the principal city of the Chicago metropolitan area, often referred to as Chicagoland, and the county seat of Cook County, the second most populous county in the United States. The metropolitan area, at nearly 10 million people, is the third-largest in the United States. Located on the shores of freshwater Lake Michigan, Chicago was incorporated...

Nurse Occupational Job Listings for Chicago, Illinois

RN- Occupational Health- Chicago, IL
May 16
Chicago, IL, USA
Maxim Healthcare Services
Maxim Healthcare Services is currently hiring Registered Nurses for an Occupational Health RN position in Chicago, IL (Hegewisch Area). The Registered Nurse will be working in the medical department ...
Sr Specialist Occupational Health Nurse
May 17
Green Oaks, IL, USA
Abbott Laboratories
Coordinates orientation of new occupational health nurses and other health services personnel. * Develops and provides opportunities for in-service education/staff development and continuing ...
Nurse Practitioner - Occupational Medicine
Mar 7
Chicago, IL, USA
Barton Associates
A clinic in Illinois is looking for an occupational medicine nurse practitioner who can provide locum tenens coverage for one day in early April. The provider can expect to see twenty-five to 30 ...
Occupational Therapy Assistant COTA F/Time PERM (Skilled Nursing Facility)
Mar 12
Morris, IL, USA
Seeking a licensed Occupational Therapy Assistant for Full Time at a dynamic and innovative Skilled Nursing and Assisted Living health campus located in Morris, IL. You must hold an active ...
RN Assignment in O'Fallon, MO - May 28-July 31
May 13
Chicago, United States
PrimeHealth Staffing, LLC
Most visits are primary care only, with occasional occupational injury evaluations. Nurse must have ER and Acute Care experience and be able to work independently, as this is a single nurse unit.
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