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2021 New Jersey 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.

New Jersey Registered Nurses Salary 2021

Salary

$85K

Growth

11%

Bright Outlook

Bright

Green

No

How Much Do Registered Nurses Make in New Jersey 2021?

Percentile 10% 25% 50% (Median) 75% 90%
Annual Wage $65,070 $73,450 $84,990 $99,080 $110,510
Hourly Wage $31.28 $35.32 $40.86 $47.63 $53.13

How Much Do Registered Nurses Make in New Jersey 2021?

Percentile
10%
25%
50% (Median)
75%
90%
Annual Wage
$65,070
$73,450
$84,990
$99,080
$110,510
Hourly Wage
$31.28
$35.32
$40.86
$47.63
$53.13

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 New Jersey

Location 2020 Employment 2030 Employment Percent change Annual projected job openings
New Jersey 85,470 95,090 11% 5,780
United States 3,080,100 3,356,800 9% 194,500

Registered Nurses Job Outlook in New Jersey

Location
2020 Employment
2030 Employment
Percent change
Annual projected job openings
New Jersey
85,470
95,090
11%
5,780
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 New Jersey

School Program Name Location Length / Graduates
Atlantic Cape Community College Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse. Mays Landing, NJ 2 years: 87
Bergen Community College Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse. Paramus, NJ 2 years: 113
Berkeley College-Woodland Park Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse. Woodland Park, NJ 4 years: 24
Best Care College Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse. East Orange, NJ 2 years: 0
Bloomfield College Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse. Bloomfield, NJ 4 years: 48
Brookdale Community College Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse. Lincroft, NJ 2 years: 157
Caldwell University Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse. Caldwell, NJ 4 years: 60
Caldwell University Nursing Administration. Caldwell, NJ More than 4 years: 0
Camden County College Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse. Blackwood, NJ 2 years: 66
Chamberlain University-New Jersey Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse. North Brunswick, NJ 4 years: 189

Registered Nurses Schools in New Jersey

School
Program Name
Location
Length / Graduates
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse.
Mays Landing, NJ
2 years: 87
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse.
Paramus, NJ
2 years: 113
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse.
Woodland Park, NJ
4 years: 24
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse.
East Orange, NJ
2 years: 0
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse.
Bloomfield, NJ
4 years: 48
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse.
Lincroft, NJ
2 years: 157
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse.
Caldwell, NJ
4 years: 60
Nursing Administration.
Caldwell, NJ
More than 4 years: 0
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse.
Blackwood, NJ
2 years: 66
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse.
North Brunswick, NJ
4 years: 189

Registered Nurses Jobs in New Jersey.

Job Title Company Location Date Posted Federal Contractor
(RN)- Pediatric/ Adult BAYADA Home Health Care, Inc. Neptune City, New Jersey 10/21/2021 No
Acute Registered Nurse Davita Marlton, New Jersey 10/21/2021 No
Adult Health Clinical Faculty (Part-time) DeVry Education Group North Brunswick, New Jersey 10/22/2021 No
Adult/ Pediatric- Registered Nurse BAYADA Home Health Care, Inc. Tinton Falls, New Jersey 10/21/2021 No
Ambulatory Surgery Center OR Tech Lead FT Days RWJBarnabas Health Jersey CIty, New Jersey 10/22/2021 No
Ambulatory Surgery Center OR Tech Lead FT Days Saint Barnabas Health Care System Jersey City, New Jersey 10/22/2021 No
APPs Cooper University Health Care Camden, New Jersey 10/21/2021 No
Assistant Manager, Sports Medicine Atlantic Health System Morristown, New Jersey 10/22/2021 No
Asst Dir Nursing Behavioral Per Diem Flex 23513 New Bridge Medical Center Paramus, New Jersey 10/21/2021 No
Asst Dir Nursing PD LTC PER DIEM FLEXIBLE SHIFT 23512 New Bridge Medical Center Paramus, New Jersey 10/21/2021 No

Registered Nurses Jobs in New Jersey.

Job Title
Company
Location
Date Posted
Federal Contractor
BAYADA Home Health Care, Inc.
Neptune City, New Jersey
10/21/2021
No
Davita
Marlton, New Jersey
10/21/2021
No
DeVry Education Group
North Brunswick, New Jersey
10/22/2021
No
BAYADA Home Health Care, Inc.
Tinton Falls, New Jersey
10/21/2021
No
RWJBarnabas Health
Jersey CIty, New Jersey
10/22/2021
No
Saint Barnabas Health Care System
Jersey City, New Jersey
10/22/2021
No
Cooper University Health Care
Camden, New Jersey
10/21/2021
No
Atlantic Health System
Morristown, New Jersey
10/22/2021
No
New Bridge Medical Center
Paramus, New Jersey
10/21/2021
No
New Bridge Medical Center
Paramus, New Jersey
10/21/2021
No

Registered Nurses Salary Guide 2021

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