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Nurse Special Salary
in San Diego, California

$83,994 (USD)

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Last updated: June 19, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Nurse Special is $83,994 a year and $40 an hour in San Diego, California, United States. The average salary range for a Nurse Special is between $59,814 and $103,906. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in San Diego, California.

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Job Summary

  • Promotes good health and provides health care services, usually to one patient, in hospital or private home, contracting independently.
  • Administers medications, treatments, dressings, and other nursing services, according to physician's instructions and condition of patient.
  • Observes, evaluates, and documents symptoms.
  • Contacts physician to arrange for further medical treatment when needed.
  • Requires RN license.
Nurse Special Job Prevalence in San Diego, California, United States

Job family: Registered Nurses

Job family population: 2,906,840

Estimated population of Nurse Special jobs: 91,013

Rate of error: 0.5%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %


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About San Diego, California

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Description: San Diego (, Spanish: [san ˈdjeɣo]; Spanish for "Saint Didacus") is a city in the U.S. state of California. It is in San Diego County, on the coast of the Pacific Ocean in Southern California, approximately 120 miles (190 km) south of Los Angeles and immediately adjacent to the border with Mexico. With an estimated population of 1,419,516 as of July 1, 2017, San Diego is the eighth-largest city in the United States and second-largest in California. It is part of the San Diego–Tijuana conurbation, the second-largest transborder agglomeration between the U.S. and a bordering country after Detroit–Windsor, with a population...

Nurse Special Job Listings for San Diego, California

RN/Clinical Documentation Specialist/ Clinical Quality Improvement
Jun 13
San Diego, CA, USA
Job Title: RN/ Clinical Documentation Specialist/ Clinical Quality Improvement Specialist Duration ... SPECIAL CONDITIONS: * Must be able to work various hours and locations based on business needs.
Caregiver or CNA
Jun 7
Poway, CA, USA
Cloverleaf Care
... special needs by providing non-medical care in private homes, independent and assisted living ... nursing homes and other facilities. Our services range from a few hours to around-the-clock 24/7 ...
Medical Resource Nurse
Apr 23
San Diego, CA, USA
Berkshire Hathaway Homestate Companies
Current RN license as well as 5+ years of recent, hands-on clinical experience in Acute care ... review, special investigations, legal, lien resolution, the call center, and client services.
ROAM Registered Nurse
May 22
Alpine, CA, USA
Southern Indian Health Council, Inc
Registered Nurse Department: Medical Supervised By: Medical Director Location: Mobile Unit Status ... Attempts to maximize patient understanding of appointment dates, times, and special instructions.
LVN - GlenBrook Skilled Nursing
May 22
Carlsbad, CA, USA
Glenbrook HC LLC
The LVN is responsible for the overall nursing care/service on his/her shift, including the ... special moments of peace and tranquility. We appreciate your interest in our employment ...
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