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2021 Pennsylvania 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.

Pennsylvania Registered Nurses Salary 2021

Salary

$73K

Growth

13%

Bright Outlook

Bright

Green

No

How Much Do Registered Nurses Make in Pennsylvania 2021?

Percentile 10% 25% 50% (Median) 75% 90%
Annual Wage $53,910 $61,510 $72,970 $84,240 $99,870
Hourly Wage $25.92 $29.57 $35.08 $40.50 $48.01

How Much Do Registered Nurses Make in Pennsylvania 2021?

Percentile
10%
25%
50% (Median)
75%
90%
Annual Wage
$53,910
$61,510
$72,970
$84,240
$99,870
Hourly Wage
$25.92
$29.57
$35.08
$40.50
$48.01

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 Pennsylvania

Location 2020 Employment 2030 Employment Percent change Annual projected job openings
Pennsylvania 151,750 170,720 13% 10,510
United States 3,080,100 3,356,800 9% 194,500

Registered Nurses Job Outlook in Pennsylvania

Location
2020 Employment
2030 Employment
Percent change
Annual projected job openings
Pennsylvania
151,750
170,720
13%
10,510
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 Pennsylvania

School Program Name Location Length / Graduates
Alvernia University Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse. Reading, PA 4 years: 70
Alvernia University Nursing Practice. Reading, PA More than 4 years: 4
Alvernia University Nursing Administration. Reading, PA More than 4 years: 2
Bloomsburg University of Pennsylvania Nursing Practice. Bloomsburg, PA More than 4 years: 1
Bloomsburg University of Pennsylvania Adult Health Nurse/Nursing. Bloomsburg, PA Less than one year: 0
Bloomsburg University of Pennsylvania Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse. Bloomsburg, PA 4 years: 91
Less than one year: 0
More than 4 years: 29
Bucks County Community College Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse. Newtown, PA 2 years: 69
Butler County Community College Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse. Butler, PA 2 years: 63
California University of Pennsylvania Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse. California, PA 4 years: 156
: 0
At least one but less than two years: 0
Less than one year: 0
More than 4 years: 51
California University of Pennsylvania Nursing Administration. California, PA Less than one year: 0

Registered Nurses Schools in Pennsylvania

School
Program Name
Location
Length / Graduates
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse.
Reading, PA
4 years: 70
Nursing Practice.
Reading, PA
More than 4 years: 4
Nursing Administration.
Reading, PA
More than 4 years: 2
Nursing Practice.
Bloomsburg, PA
More than 4 years: 1
Adult Health Nurse/Nursing.
Bloomsburg, PA
Less than one year: 0
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse.
Bloomsburg, PA
4 years: 91
Less than one year: 0
More than 4 years: 29
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse.
Newtown, PA
2 years: 69
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse.
Butler, PA
2 years: 63
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse.
California, PA
4 years: 156
: 0
At least one but less than two years: 0
Less than one year: 0
More than 4 years: 51
Nursing Administration.
California, PA
Less than one year: 0

Registered Nurses Jobs in Pennsylvania.

Job Title Company Location Date Posted Federal Contractor
2 North Neuroscience Registered Nurse Pool rotating position Trinity Health Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 10/22/2021 No
Activity Director ProMedica Health System Bethlehem, Pennsylvania 10/22/2021 Yes
Acute Care Nurse Practitioner or Physician Assistant - Cardiology @ HUP Penn Medicine Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 10/22/2021 Yes
Acute Care Nurse Practitioner or Physician Assistant- Inpatient Palliative Care @ HUP Penn Medicine Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 10/22/2021 Yes
Adult Home Care - RN (Registered Nurse) Bayada Meadville, Pennsylvania 10/22/2021 No
Adult Home Health Care - Registered Nurse (RN) Bayada Erie, Pennsylvania 10/22/2021 No
Assistant Director of Nursing (Full Time) Genesis Healthcare Shillington, Pennsylvania 10/22/2021 Yes
Audiologist Veterans Affairs, Veterans Health Administration Coatesville, Pennsylvania 10/21/2021 No
Audiologist Veterans Affairs, Veterans Health Administration Coatesville, Pennsylvania 10/21/2021 No
Behavior Consultant- Full time Devereux Advanced Behavioral Health Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 10/21/2021 Yes

Registered Nurses Jobs in Pennsylvania.

Job Title
Company
Location
Date Posted
Federal Contractor
Trinity Health
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
10/22/2021
No
ProMedica Health System
Bethlehem, Pennsylvania
10/22/2021
Yes
Penn Medicine
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
10/22/2021
Yes
Bayada
Meadville, Pennsylvania
10/22/2021
No
Bayada
Erie, Pennsylvania
10/22/2021
No
Genesis Healthcare
Shillington, Pennsylvania
10/22/2021
Yes
Veterans Affairs, Veterans Health Administration
Coatesville, Pennsylvania
10/21/2021
No
Veterans Affairs, Veterans Health Administration
Coatesville, Pennsylvania
10/21/2021
No
Devereux Advanced Behavioral Health
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
10/21/2021
Yes

Registered Nurses Salary Guide 2021

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