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Recovery Room Nurse Salary
in Chicago, Illinois

$84,724 (USD)

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Last updated: June 24, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Recovery Room Nurse is $84,724 a year and $41 an hour in Chicago, Illinois, United States. The average salary range for a Recovery Room Nurse is between $60,162 and $104,895. On average, a High School Degree is the highest level of education for a Recovery Room Nurse. 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 patients in the recovery room unit of hospital, infirmary, or similar health care facility.
  • Takes and documents patient's vital signs, to detect deviations from normal and evaluates physical condition of patient.
  • Requires RN license as well as clinical experience.
Recovery Room Nurse Job Prevalence in Chicago, Illinois, United States

Job family: Registered Nurses

Job family population: 2,906,840

Estimated population of Recovery Room Nurse jobs: 91,914

Rate of error: 0.5%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %



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 2,705,994 (2018), 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...

Recovery Room Nurse Job Listings for Chicago, Illinois

Staff Nurse II - RN, Recovery Room, St. Francis Hospital
Jun 18
Evanston, United States
Presence Health
Recovery Room SFH Job Function: Nursing
RN - PACU - SDS - Glendale Heights (FT Day)
Jun 7
Glendale Heights, United States
AMITA Health
We Are Hiring RN-Registered Nurse - Surgery Recovery Room 001 - Full-Time,Day - AGH - Glendale Heights,IL Why Join AMITA? AMITA Health (www.AMITAhealth.org) is a joint operating company formed by the ...
Unit Secretary/CNA, IP Surgical, St. Joe's Med Center, Joliet
Jun 18
Joliet, United States
Presence Health
Identifies the need for service recovery by responding to complaints using the service recovery ... Assists the RN in patient room assignments by notifying the RN of available beds and collaborating ...
RN - PACU - New Bone and Joint Center LaGrange
May 1
La Grange, United States
AMITA Health
We Are Hiring RN-Registered Nurse - Surgery Recovery Room 001 - Full-Time,Day - ALMH - La Grange,IL Why Join AMITA? AMITA Health (www.AMITAhealth.org) is a joint operating company formed by the ...
PRN/Registry Operating Room Nurse, 8 Hour Day, St. Mary's Hospital Kankakee- Fox Valley Float Pool
May 9
Kankakee, United States
Presence Health
Must have 1 year of Operating Room Nurse experience***** Education and/or Experience Graduate of an accredited Nursing program, Bachelors of Science in Nursing preferred Computer Skills Knowledge of ...
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