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Staff Nurse Salary
in Seattle, Washington

$89,040 (USD)

Average Salary


Average Hourly


Average Bonus

Last updated: June 16, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Staff Nurse is $89,040 a year and $43 an hour in Seattle, Washington, United States. The average salary range for a Staff Nurse is between $63,136 and $110,239. On average, a Bachelor's Degree is the highest level of education for a Staff Nurse. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Seattle, Washington.

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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.
Staff Nurse Job Prevalence in Seattle, Washington, United States

Job family: Registered Nurses

Job family population: 2,906,840

Estimated population of Staff Nurse jobs: 94,356

Rate of error: 0.5%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %



About Seattle, Washington

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Description: Seattle ( (listen) see-AT-əl) is a seaport city on the West Coast of the United States. It is the seat of King County, Washington. With an estimated 744,955 residents as of 2018, Seattle is the largest city in both the state of Washington and the Pacific Northwest region of North America. According to U.S. Census data released in 2018, the Seattle metropolitan area's population stands at 3.94 million, and ranks as the 15th largest in the United States. In July 2013, it was the fastest-growing major city in the United States and remained in the top 5 in May 2015 with an annual growth rate of 2.1%. In July 2016, Seattle...

Staff Nurse Job Listings for Seattle, Washington

Staff Nurse - Cardiology - Seattle
Jun 5
Seattle, Washington, USA
Kaiser Permanente
Assesses the needs of designated patients requiring hospitalization; initiates nursing admission database and discharge planning in collaboration with inpatient staff and physician. Cooperates and ...
School Nurse Job Near Seattle, WA
Jun 13
Seattle, USA
Sunbelt Staffing
Sunbelt Staffing has a job opportunity for a School Nurse in the Seattle area. DETAILS: * Full time contract for the entire school year * 1:1 position working with seizure prone 5th grade student who ...
Travel Registered Nurse RN Manager - Bellingham
Jun 11
Seattle, WA, USA
One Staff Medical
An independently-owned, nationally-recognized and amazingly awesome staffing firm ready to work for ... So check this out Nurse Managers help patients by managing the nurses who care for them. While ...
Travel Registered Nurse RN Medical Surgical - Bellevue
Jun 15
Seattle, WA, USA
One Staff Medical
Travel Registered Nurse RN Medical Surgical BELLEVUE, WA 8 hour day shift position available Job ... An independently-owned, nationally-recognized and amazingly awesome staffing firm ready to work for ...
School Based Registered Nurse Job Seattle, WA
Jun 14
Seattle, USA
Sunbelt Staffing
Requesting resumes from experienced Registered Nurses looking to continue or begin working in a school-based environment in the Seattle, WA area during the Extended School Year. Job Highlight
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