San Francisco Highest Paid Registered Nurses in 2014

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U.S. Median
San Francisco, CA
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$128,190
22%
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Registered nurses are arguably the most widely used nursing occupation.  They are found in nursing homes, hospitals, clinics and in-home care.  They provide a wide range of services to patients and their families.  For this reason, they are some of the best compensated healthcare professionals.  In 2014 San Francisco, CA had the highest paying registered nurse salary in the entire country.

Registered Nurse Salary in San Francisco, CA

According to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) the average registered nurse salary in San Francisco in 2014 was $134,390 per year, or about $65 per hour.  This is more than double the national average!

Registered Nurse salary in San Francisco, CA

Top 10 Highest Paying Cities in California

In 2014 the highest paying cities in California for registered nurse salary were:

  1. San Francisco, CA – $134, 300
  2. Santa Cruz, CA – $123,070
  3. Oakland, CA – $122,750
  4. San Jose, CA – $121,820
  5. Vallejo, CA – $114,290
  6. Sacramento, CA – $105,390
  7. Modesto, CA – $104,350
  8. Santa Rosa, CA – $102,660
  9. Salinas, CA – $101,160
  10. Napa, CA – $100,210

San Francisco Registered Nurse Job Outlook

The future of RNs in San Francisco is very bright.  The BLS expects RN jobs in California to grow by 22% over the next ten years.  This will create more than 50,000 new registered nurse jobs across the state!

RN Jobs in California

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