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2021 North Carolina 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.

North Carolina Registered Nurses Salary 2021

Salary

$66.8K

Growth

11%

Bright Outlook

Bright

Green

No

How Much Do Registered Nurses Make in North Carolina 2021?

Percentile 10% 25% 50% (Median) 75% 90%
Annual Wage $50,820 $57,430 $66,820 $79,770 $93,250
Hourly Wage $24.43 $27.61 $32.13 $38.35 $44.83

How Much Do Registered Nurses Make in North Carolina 2021?

Percentile
10%
25%
50% (Median)
75%
90%
Annual Wage
$50,820
$57,430
$66,820
$79,770
$93,250
Hourly Wage
$24.43
$27.61
$32.13
$38.35
$44.83

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 North Carolina

Location 2020 Employment 2030 Employment Percent change Annual projected job openings
North Carolina 104,690 115,960 11% 7,020
United States 3,080,100 3,356,800 9% 194,500

Registered Nurses Job Outlook in North Carolina

Location
2020 Employment
2030 Employment
Percent change
Annual projected job openings
North Carolina
104,690
115,960
11%
7,020
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 North Carolina

School Program Name Location Length / Graduates
Alamance Community College Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse. Graham, NC 2 years: 25
Appalachian State University Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse. Boone, NC 4 years: 183
Less than one year: 0
More than 4 years: 11
Asheville-Buncombe Technical Community College Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse. Asheville, NC 2 years: 123
Barton College Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse. Wilson, NC 4 years: 34
Barton College Registered Nursing, Nursing Administration, Nursing Research and Clinical Nursing, Other. Wilson, NC More than 4 years: 2
Beaufort County Community College Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse. Washington, NC 2 years: 28
Belmont Abbey College Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse. Belmont, NC 4 years: 0
Bladen Community College Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse. Dublin, NC 2 years: 43
Blue Ridge Community College Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse. Flat Rock, NC 2 years: 39
Brunswick Community College Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse. Bolivia, NC 2 years: 16

Registered Nurses Schools in North Carolina

School
Program Name
Location
Length / Graduates
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse.
Graham, NC
2 years: 25
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse.
Boone, NC
4 years: 183
Less than one year: 0
More than 4 years: 11
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse.
Asheville, NC
2 years: 123
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse.
Wilson, NC
4 years: 34
Registered Nursing, Nursing Administration, Nursing Research and Clinical Nursing, Other.
Wilson, NC
More than 4 years: 2
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse.
Washington, NC
2 years: 28
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse.
Belmont, NC
4 years: 0
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse.
Dublin, NC
2 years: 43
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse.
Flat Rock, NC
2 years: 39
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse.
Bolivia, NC
2 years: 16

Registered Nurses Jobs in North Carolina.

Job Title Company Location Date Posted Federal Contractor
Acute Dialysis Registered Nurse - RN Fresenius Medical Care North America Greensboro, North Carolina 10/22/2021 Yes
Admissions Director Consulate Health Care Charlotte, North Carolina 10/22/2021 No
ADON - PH-Rockingham (Rockingham NC) PruittHealth Rockingham, North Carolina 10/22/2021 Yes
Adv Prac Prov Crit Care/ED -(NP/PA) - Heart & Vascular UNC Health Care Raleigh, North Carolina 10/22/2021 Yes
Adv Prac Prov Crit Care/ED -(NP/PA) - Heart & Vascular UNC Health Care Raleigh, North Carolina 10/22/2021 Yes
Adv Prac Prov Outpatient/Clinic - (PA/NP) - Digestive Health UNC Health Care Raleigh, North Carolina 10/22/2021 Yes
Advanced Practice Provider (FNP/PA) I - Contract - UNC REX URGENT CARE OF APEX UNC Health Care Knightdale, North Carolina 10/22/2021 Yes
Assistant Director of Nursing Consulate Health Care Asheville, North Carolina 10/21/2021 No
Assistant Director of Nursing - Behavioral Medicine Unit Cone Health Burlington, North Carolina 10/22/2021 No
Cardiovascular Specialist, Heart Ctr- Invasive Cardiology (full-time) WakeMed Health & Hospitals Raleigh, North Carolina 10/22/2021 Yes

Registered Nurses Jobs in North Carolina.

Job Title
Company
Location
Date Posted
Federal Contractor
Fresenius Medical Care North America
Greensboro, North Carolina
10/22/2021
Yes
Consulate Health Care
Charlotte, North Carolina
10/22/2021
No
PruittHealth
Rockingham, North Carolina
10/22/2021
Yes
UNC Health Care
Raleigh, North Carolina
10/22/2021
Yes
UNC Health Care
Raleigh, North Carolina
10/22/2021
Yes
UNC Health Care
Raleigh, North Carolina
10/22/2021
Yes
UNC Health Care
Knightdale, North Carolina
10/22/2021
Yes
Consulate Health Care
Asheville, North Carolina
10/21/2021
No
Cone Health
Burlington, North Carolina
10/22/2021
No
WakeMed Health & Hospitals
Raleigh, North Carolina
10/22/2021
Yes

Registered Nurses Salary Guide 2021

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