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2021 New Mexico 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 Mexico Registered Nurses Salary 2021

Salary

$75.4K

Growth

11%

Bright Outlook

Bright

Green

No

How Much Do Registered Nurses Make in New Mexico 2021?

Percentile 10% 25% 50% (Median) 75% 90%
Annual Wage $55,810 $65,140 $75,350 $85,070 $98,230
Hourly Wage $26.83 $31.32 $36.23 $40.90 $47.22

How Much Do Registered Nurses Make in New Mexico 2021?

Percentile
10%
25%
50% (Median)
75%
90%
Annual Wage
$55,810
$65,140
$75,350
$85,070
$98,230
Hourly Wage
$26.83
$31.32
$36.23
$40.90
$47.22

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 Mexico

Location 2020 Employment 2030 Employment Percent change Annual projected job openings
New Mexico 18,330 20,410 11% 1,240
United States 3,080,100 3,356,800 9% 194,500

Registered Nurses Job Outlook in New Mexico

Location
2020 Employment
2030 Employment
Percent change
Annual projected job openings
New Mexico
18,330
20,410
11%
1,240
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 Mexico

School Program Name Location Length / Graduates
Brookline College-Albuquerque Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse. Albuquerque, NM 4 years: 82
Carrington College-Albuquerque Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse. Albuquerque, NM 2 years: 66
Central New Mexico Community College Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse. Albuquerque, NM 2 years: 278
Clovis Community College Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse. Clovis, NM 2 years: 73
Eastern New Mexico University-Main Campus Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse. Portales, NM 4 years: 23
More than 4 years: 18
Eastern New Mexico University-Roswell Campus Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse. Roswell, NM 2 years: 20
Luna Community College Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse. Las Vegas, NM 2 years: 12
Navajo Technical University Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse. Crownpoint, NM 2 years: 0
New Mexico Highlands University Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse. Las Vegas, NM 4 years: 49
New Mexico Junior College Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse. Hobbs, NM 2 years: 29

Registered Nurses Schools in New Mexico

School
Program Name
Location
Length / Graduates
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse.
Albuquerque, NM
4 years: 82
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse.
Albuquerque, NM
2 years: 66
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse.
Albuquerque, NM
2 years: 278
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse.
Clovis, NM
2 years: 73
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse.
Portales, NM
4 years: 23
More than 4 years: 18
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse.
Roswell, NM
2 years: 20
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse.
Las Vegas, NM
2 years: 12
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse.
Crownpoint, NM
2 years: 0
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse.
Las Vegas, NM
4 years: 49
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse.
Hobbs, NM
2 years: 29

Registered Nurses Jobs in New Mexico.

Job Title Company Location Date Posted Federal Contractor
Behavioral Health RN Corizon Health Albuquerque, New Mexico 10/22/2021 Yes
Certified Nursing Assistant (Full Time) Genesis Healthcare Kirtland, New Mexico 10/22/2021 Yes
Certified Nursing Assistant (Full Time) Genesis Healthcare Las Vegas, New Mexico 10/22/2021 Yes
Certified Nursing Assistant (Full Time) Genesis Healthcare Upped Fruitland, New Mexico 10/22/2021 Yes
Certified Nursing Assistant (Full Time) Genesis Healthcare Española, New Mexico 10/22/2021 Yes
Certified Nursing Assistant (Full Time) Genesis Healthcare Aztec, New Mexico 10/22/2021 Yes
Certified Nursing Assistant (Full Time) Genesis Healthcare Los Alamos, New Mexico 10/22/2021 Yes
Certified Nursing Assistant (Full Time) Genesis Healthcare Pecos, New Mexico 10/22/2021 Yes
Certified Nursing Assistant (Full Time) Genesis Healthcare Santa Fe, New Mexico 10/22/2021 Yes
Certified Nursing Assistant (Full Time) Genesis Healthcare Rio Rancho, New Mexico 10/22/2021 Yes

Registered Nurses Jobs in New Mexico.

Job Title
Company
Location
Date Posted
Federal Contractor
Corizon Health
Albuquerque, New Mexico
10/22/2021
Yes
Genesis Healthcare
Kirtland, New Mexico
10/22/2021
Yes
Genesis Healthcare
Las Vegas, New Mexico
10/22/2021
Yes
Genesis Healthcare
Upped Fruitland, New Mexico
10/22/2021
Yes
Genesis Healthcare
Española, New Mexico
10/22/2021
Yes
Genesis Healthcare
Aztec, New Mexico
10/22/2021
Yes
Genesis Healthcare
Los Alamos, New Mexico
10/22/2021
Yes
Genesis Healthcare
Pecos, New Mexico
10/22/2021
Yes
Genesis Healthcare
Santa Fe, New Mexico
10/22/2021
Yes
Genesis Healthcare
Rio Rancho, New Mexico
10/22/2021
Yes

Registered Nurses Salary Guide 2021

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