What is the average salary for an Acute Care Nurse in United States?

Annual / Hourly

The average salary of an Acute Care Nurse is $68,910. Salaries start from $45,630 and go up to $96,320. Please note that the average salary for an Acute Care Nurse may vary depending on several factors, like level of education, amount of experience, industry, company size and location. Our source, the Bureau of Labor Statistics, produces some of the United States most sensitive and important economic information, which is based on their strongest commitment to accuracy, quality and integrity.

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Highest

The top 10% of Acute Care Nurses in United States earn:

$96,320
Senior

The top 25% of Acute Care Nurses in United States earn:

$80,190
Experienced

The middle 50% of Acute Care Nurses in United States earn:

$66,220
Junior

The bottom 25% of Acute Care Nurses in United States earn:

$54,180
Starting

The bottom 10% of Acute Care Nurses in United States earn:

$45,630

Historical salary

Source: U.S. Department of Labor Bureau of Labor Statistics