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2021 Mississippi Registered Nurses Salary Guide

Assess patient health problems and needs, develop and implement nursing care plans, and maintain medical records. Administer nursing care to ill, injured, convalescent, or disabled patients. May advise patients on health maintenance and disease prevention or provide case management. Licensing or registration required.

Mississippi Registered Nurses Salary 2021

Salary

$59.9K

Growth

6%

Bright Outlook

Bright

Green

No

How Much Do Registered Nurses Make in Mississippi 2021?

Percentile 10% 25% 50% (Median) 75% 90%
Annual Wage $42,740 $50,340 $59,850 $71,190 $82,260
Hourly Wage $20.55 $24.20 $28.77 $34.23 $39.55

How Much Do Registered Nurses Make in Mississippi 2021?

Percentile
10%
25%
50% (Median)
75%
90%
Annual Wage
$42,740
$50,340
$59,850
$71,190
$82,260
Hourly Wage
$20.55
$24.20
$28.77
$34.23
$39.55

What Do Registered Nurses Do?

Assess patient health problems and needs, develop and implement nursing care plans, and maintain medical records. Administer nursing care to ill, injured, convalescent, or disabled patients. May advise patients on health maintenance and disease prevention or provide case management. Licensing or registration required.

Also known as:

Certified Operating Room Nurse (CNOR), Charge Nurse, Emergency Department RN (Emergency Department Registered Nurse), Oncology RN (Oncology Registered Nurse), Operating Room Registered Nurse (OR RN), Psychiatric RN (Psychiatric Registered Nurse), Relief Charge Nurse, School Nurse, Staff Nurse, Staff RN (Staff Registered Nurse)

  • Record patient medical histories.
  • Administer non-intravenous medications.
  • Monitor patient conditions during treatments, procedures, or activities.
  • Maintain medical facility records.
  • Record patient medical histories.
  • Monitor patient conditions during treatments, procedures, or activities.
  • Inform medical professionals regarding patient conditions and care.
  • Immunize patients.
  • Treat acute illnesses, infections, or injuries.
  • Collaborate with healthcare professionals to plan or provide treatment.
  • Supervise patient care personnel.
  • Manage healthcare operations.
  • Analyze test data or images to inform diagnosis or treatment.
  • Order medical diagnostic or clinical tests.
  • Prescribe assistive medical devices or related treatments.
  • Prescribe medications.
  • Direct healthcare delivery programs.
  • Advise medical personnel regarding healthcare issues.
  • Design public or employee health programs.
  • Prepare medical supplies or equipment for use.
  • Communicate health and wellness information to the public.
  • Maintain inventory of medical supplies or equipment.
  • Evaluate patient outcomes to determine effectiveness of treatments.
  • Test biological specimens to gather information about patient conditions.
  • Assess patient work, living, or social environments.
  • Administer anesthetics or sedatives to control pain.
  • Train caregivers or other non-medical personnel.
  • Design public or employee health programs.
  • Prepare patients physically for medical procedures.
  • Assist healthcare practitioners during examinations or treatments.
  • Refer patients to other healthcare practitioners or health resources.
  • Treat medical emergencies.
  • Diagnose medical conditions.
  • Examine patients to assess general physical condition.
  • Advise communities or institutions regarding health or safety issues.
  • Inform medical professionals regarding patient conditions and care.
  • Conduct research to increase knowledge about medical issues.

Registered Nurses Job Outlook in Mississippi

Location 2020 Employment 2030 Employment Percent change Annual projected job openings
Mississippi 32,370 34,350 6% 200
United States 3,080,100 3,356,800 9% 194,500

Registered Nurses Job Outlook in Mississippi

Location
2020 Employment
2030 Employment
Percent change
Annual projected job openings
Mississippi
32,370
34,350
6%
200
United States
3,080,100
3,356,800
9%
194,500

Registered Nurses Schooling & Experience

  • Bachelor's degree
  • No work experience
  • No on-the-job training

Registered Nurses Schools in Mississippi

School Program Name Location Length / Graduates
Alcorn State University Registered Nursing, Nursing Administration, Nursing Research and Clinical Nursing, Other. Alcorn State, MS More than 4 years: 7
Alcorn State University Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse. Alcorn State, MS 2 years: 18
4 years: 23
Alcorn State University Nursing Practice. Alcorn State, MS More than 4 years: 0
Belhaven University Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse. Jackson, MS 4 years: 28
Coahoma Community College Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse. Clarksdale, MS 2 years: 16
Copiah-Lincoln Community College Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse. Wesson, MS 2 years: 19
Delta State University Family Practice Nurse/Nursing. Cleveland, MS Less than one year: 1
Delta State University Registered Nursing, Nursing Administration, Nursing Research and Clinical Nursing, Other. Cleveland, MS More than 4 years: 6
Delta State University Nursing Administration. Cleveland, MS Less than one year: 0
Delta State University Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse. Cleveland, MS 4 years: 70

Registered Nurses Schools in Mississippi

School
Program Name
Location
Length / Graduates
Registered Nursing, Nursing Administration, Nursing Research and Clinical Nursing, Other.
Alcorn State, MS
More than 4 years: 7
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse.
Alcorn State, MS
2 years: 18
4 years: 23
Nursing Practice.
Alcorn State, MS
More than 4 years: 0
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse.
Jackson, MS
4 years: 28
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse.
Clarksdale, MS
2 years: 16
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse.
Wesson, MS
2 years: 19
Family Practice Nurse/Nursing.
Cleveland, MS
Less than one year: 1
Registered Nursing, Nursing Administration, Nursing Research and Clinical Nursing, Other.
Cleveland, MS
More than 4 years: 6
Nursing Administration.
Cleveland, MS
Less than one year: 0
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse.
Cleveland, MS
4 years: 70

Registered Nurses Jobs in Mississippi.

Job Title Company Location Date Posted Federal Contractor
Charge Nurse Fresenius Medical Care North America Sardis, Mississippi 10/22/2021 Yes
Clinical Analyst General Dynamics Information Technology Jackson, Mississippi 10/22/2021 Yes
Clinical Analyst General Dynamics Information Technology Pascagoula, Mississippi 10/22/2021 Yes
Clinical Analyst General Dynamics Information Technology Columbus, Mississippi 10/22/2021 Yes
Clinical Analyst General Dynamics Information Technology Meridian, Mississippi 10/22/2021 Yes
Clinical Analyst General Dynamics Information Technology Hattiesburg, Mississippi 10/22/2021 Yes
Clinical Analyst General Dynamics Information Technology Stennis Space Center, Mississippi 10/22/2021 Yes
Clinical Analyst General Dynamics Information Technology Biloxi, Mississippi 10/22/2021 Yes
Clinical Analyst General Dynamics Information Technology Vicksburg, Mississippi 10/22/2021 Yes
Clinical RN Hematology/Oncology-1948 Mississippi Employer Biloxi, Mississippi 10/22/2021 No

Registered Nurses Jobs in Mississippi.

Job Title
Company
Location
Date Posted
Federal Contractor
Fresenius Medical Care North America
Sardis, Mississippi
10/22/2021
Yes
General Dynamics Information Technology
Jackson, Mississippi
10/22/2021
Yes
General Dynamics Information Technology
Pascagoula, Mississippi
10/22/2021
Yes
General Dynamics Information Technology
Columbus, Mississippi
10/22/2021
Yes
General Dynamics Information Technology
Meridian, Mississippi
10/22/2021
Yes
General Dynamics Information Technology
Hattiesburg, Mississippi
10/22/2021
Yes
General Dynamics Information Technology
Stennis Space Center, Mississippi
10/22/2021
Yes
General Dynamics Information Technology
Biloxi, Mississippi
10/22/2021
Yes
General Dynamics Information Technology
Vicksburg, Mississippi
10/22/2021
Yes
Mississippi Employer
Biloxi, Mississippi
10/22/2021
No

Registered Nurses Salary Guide 2021

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