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Nurse Special Salary
in Chicago, Illinois

$82,261 (USD)

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Last updated: May 22, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Nurse Special is $82,261 a year and $40 an hour in Chicago, Illinois, United States. The average salary range for a Nurse Special is between $58,580 and $101,762. 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

  • 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 Chicago, Illinois, 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 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 Special Job Listings for Chicago, Illinois

Staff Nurse I-RN (Special On Call), Interventional Radiology, St Marys Hospital, Chicago
May 14
Chicago, United States
Presence Health
Day FLSA: N SUMMARY The Staff Nurse I - Registered Nurse is a Registered Professional Nurse (RN) who practices within the scope of the Illinois Nurse Practice Act to ensure the delivery of ...
Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) - PRN Hospice Continuous Care (as needed)
Mar 6
Lombard, IL, USA
VITAS Healthcare
Graduate of an approved school of Practical/Vocational nursing Special Instructions to Candidates: EOE/AA M/F/D/V Company Description VITAS Healthcare is the nation's leading provider of end of life ...
CNA St. Patrick's Day Special Rate
Mar 13
Wheeling, IL, USA
Greek American Rehabilitation & Care Centre
Looking for FIRST SHIFT CNA's 6AM-2PM OR SECOND SHIFT 2PM-10PM Certified Nursing Assistants Must Have: * Valid Illinois CNA Certificate * Experience working in a Nursing Home environment WALK-IN ...
Registered Nurse (RN) - CCU
May 14
Chicago, IL, USA
We are seeking an experienced Registered Nurse to join our Cardiac Care Unit. In this position, you ... Special certifications may be required by department Company Description Kinetix is a recruitment ...
Nursing Consultant - Care Coordinator (RN)
May 14
UIC Division of Specialized Care for Children
... a Registered Nurse. Provides care coordination services: • Assists families in collecting ... Participates in special projects impacting DSCC: • Participates in agency committees/projects on ...
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