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Step Down Care Unit Nurse Salary
in Connecticut, United States

$83,397 (USD)

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Salary Recap

The average pay for a Step Down Care Unit Nurse is $83,397 a year and $40 an hour in Connecticut, United States. The average salary range for a Step Down Care Unit Nurse is between $59,219 and $103,167. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Connecticut, United States.

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Job Summary

  • Treats and provides nursing care to patients in a Progressive Care Unit or Step-Down Unit of a hospital.
  • Readies equipment and aids Physicians during treatments and examinations of patients.
  • Administers prescribed medications and treatments to patients who have spent time in the ICU, have undergone major surgery or require close and specialized monitoring and frequent assessment, who are stable enough not to need Intensive Care Unit care, but who are not stable enough to be on a regular hospital floor.
  • 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.

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2023:
5 Year Change:
16 %


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Step Down Care Unit Nurse Job Listings for Connecticut, United States

Critical Care, Physician Assistant / Nurse Practitioner (APRN) - Medical ICU & Step Down
Oct 23
Hartford, CT, USA
Hartford Healthcare (HHC)
Advanced Practitioner's in the MICU & SD The Physician Assistant / Nurse Practitioner (APRN) within the Medical ICU & Step Down will join a team of established advanced practitioners who cover the ...
Cardiology, Nurse Practitioner (APRN) / Physician Assistant - Cardiac Surgery Services / Step-Down
Aug 21
Hartford, CT, USA
Hartford Healthcare (HHC)
The Cardiac Surgery Service is a 16-bed Cardiothoracic ICU and 9 Bed Stepdown Unit that cares ... Nurse Practitioner & Physician Assistant Enjoy: Exceptional benefits from a system known for ...
Travel Nurse Telemetry RN - Tele Registered Nurse
Sep 20
Hartford, CT, USA
HealthCare Travelers
Keywords: Intermediate Care Travel RN, Intermediate Care Travel Nurse, IMC RN, IMC Nurse, IMC Travel RN, IMC Travel Nurse, SDU Nurse Jobs, Step Down Unit RN, TELE, Telemetry Travel Nurse ...
Travel Telemetry RN - Tele Registered Nurse
Nov 6
Meriden, CT, USA
Supplemental Health Care
Minimum 2 years experience as an RN in a Step Down, Tele, PCU setting. Facility: 133 Bed Short Term Acute Care Hospital. Hospital Annual Discharges: 7,408. Joint Commission Certified. We offer a full ...
Travel RN-ICU job in Connecticut
Nov 17
Torrington, CT, USA
This is a Intensive Care Unit position, and the covering nurse will provide care within that unit. The facility needs an experienced nurse to help care for their patients. Your schedule or shifts for ...