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Registered Nurse Hospital Salary
in Chicago, Illinois

$86,080 (USD)

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Last updated: May 24, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Registered Nurse Hospital is $86,080 a year and $41 an hour in Chicago, Illinois, United States. The average salary range for a Registered Nurse Hospital is between $61,037 and $106,574. On average, a Bachelor's Degree is the highest level of education for a Registered Nurse Hospital. 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 general nursing care to patients in hospital, nursing home, infirmary, or similar health care facility.
  • Administers prescribed medications and treatments in accordance with approved nursing techniques.
  • Readies equipment and aids physician during treatments and examinations of patients.
  • Observes patient, records significant conditions and reactions, and notifies supervisor or physician of patient's condition and reaction to drugs, treatments, and significant incidents.
  • Requires RN license.
Registered Nurse Hospital Job Prevalence in Chicago, Illinois, United States

Job family: Registered Nurses

Job family population: 2,906,840

Estimated population of Registered Nurse Hospital jobs: 94,356

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 2,716,450 (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...

Registered Nurse Hospital 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
Presence St Mary Hosp SMEMC Job Function : Nursing COMPANY OVERVIEW: EOE of Minorities/Females/Vets/Disability Nearest Major Market: Chicago Job Segment: Clinic, Nursing, EMR, Radiology, Registered ...
Registered Nurse 2 - Surg ICU - 11 E Tower - Nights - FT
May 20
Chicago, United States
Rush University Medical Center
Rush was ranked Best Hospital in Illinois for Nurses in 2017 by Nurse.org. Ranked among the top 20 ... Registered Nurse 2 - SICU/CVT ICU Are you an experienced RN, passionate about bringing your ...
Registered Nurse 2 - Gen Med - 9 So Atrium - Evenings - PT
May 17
Chicago, United States
Rush University Medical Center
Rush was ranked #1 Best Hospital in Illinois for Nurses in 2017 by Nurse.org. Leading academic ... Registered Nurse 2 - 9 South Atrium - General Medicine Unit Are you an experienced RN looking to ...
Registered Nurse (RN) - Otolaryngology Clinic
May 14
Chicago, IL, USA
Incorporates current hospital and departmental quality initiatives into daily activities * Adheres ... Current licensure as a registered nurse in the State of Illinois is required * Basic Life Support ...
Registered Nurse(RN) in L&D or ICU or ER/ED or OR - $10K SIGN ON BONUS
May 14
Chicago, IL, USA
Miller Children's & Women's Hospital Long Beach SCHEDULE: Full Time or Scheduled Per Diem SHIFT ... The RN, Registered Nurse 12-Hr provides safe, cost-effective patient care through the health ...
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