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Registered Nurse Salary
in New Orleans, Louisiana

$77,178 (USD)

Average Salary

$37/hr

Average Hourly

$1,266

Average Bonus

Last updated: December 08, 2019

The average pay for a Registered Nurse is $77,178 a year and $37 an hour in New Orleans, Louisiana, United States. The average salary range for a Registered Nurse is between $54,725 and $95,553. On average, a Bachelor's Degree is the highest level of education for a Registered Nurse. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in New Orleans, Louisiana.

ERI’s compensation data are based on salary surveys conducted and researched by ERI. Cost of labor data in the Assessor Series are based on actual housing sales data from commercially available sources, plus rental rates, gasoline prices, consumables, medical care premium costs, property taxes, effective income tax rates, etc.

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Description:
  • 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 Job Prevalence in New Orleans, Louisiana, United States

Job family: Registered Nurses

Job family population: 2,951,960

Estimated population of Registered Nurse jobs: 95,821

Rate of error: 0.5%

Estimated salary in 2024:
$89,471
5 Year Change:
16 %
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Registered Nurse Job Listings for New Orleans, Louisiana

Travel Registered Nurse RN Intensive Care Unit ICU - New Orleans
Dec 7
New Orleans, LA, USA
One Staff Medical
Travel Registered Nurse RN Intensive Care Unit ICU new orleans, LA 12 hour night shift position available Job Description We. Are. OneStaff. Medical. An independently-owned, nationally-recognized and ...
Travel Nurse RN - Med Surg - $1,292 per week
Dec 7
New Orleans, United States
NurseFly Travel Nursing
Posted job title: RN M/S - MEDICAL SURGICAL 12 Hour Day Shift Position Available.. You deserve a partner that is working for you. Be bold and let us do just that. We'll take care of you while you are ...
RN - Day Surgery - Relocation Required
Dec 5
New Orleans, LA, USA
CHRISTUS Health
Description The DSU Registered Nurse has the responsibility and accountability for assessing patient/family health problems and resources, and taking a leadership role in the planning, implementation ...
RN - Pre Admit Testing - Relocation Required
Dec 5
New Orleans, LA, USA
CHRISTUS Health
Description The Pre Admit Testing Registered Nurse has the responsibility and accountability for assessing patient/family health problems and resources, and taking a leadership role in the planning ...
Registered Nurse (RN) Neurology
Dec 6
New Orleans, Louisiana, USA
Houston Methodist
The RN II positi

The average pay for a Registered Nurse is $77,178 a year and $37 an hour in New Orleans, Louisiana, United States. The average salary range for a Registered Nurse is between $54,725 and $95,553. On average, a Bachelor's Degree is the highest level of education for a Registered Nurse. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in New Orleans, Louisiana.

ERI’s compensation data are based on salary surveys conducted and researched by ERI. Cost of labor data in the Assessor Series are based on actual housing sales data from commercially available sources, plus rental rates, gasoline prices, consumables, medical care premium costs, property taxes, effective income tax rates, etc.

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