Average Registered Nurse Salary in Dallas

Registered nurses in Dallas earn an average of $82,260 per year (or $39.55 per hour).

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Dallas registered nurses earn 0% lower than the national average salary for RNs, at $82,750 (or $39.78 per hour).

Registered nurse salary range in Dallas, TX

Annual Salary Hourly Wage
90th Percentile $100,410 $48
75th Percentile $96,350 $46
Median $78,070 $37
25th Percentile $66,220 $31

80% of Dallas RNs earn between $60,820 and $100,410.

Cost-of-living adjusted registered nurse salary in Dallas

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Adjusted for cost-of-living, Dallas RNs earn about $78,268 per year. Cost-of-living in Dallas is 5% higher than the national average, meaning they face higher prices for food, housing, and transportation compared to other states.

Highest paying cities in Texas for registered nurses

The Woodlands, TX $83,890 per year
Round Rock, TX $81,430 per year
New Braunfels, TX $78,870 per year
Temple, TX $77,350 per year
Waco, TX $74,220 per year
Port Arthur, TX $74,120 per year
Midland, TX $74,010 per year
Corpus Christi, TX $73,930 per year
Amarillo, TX $73,910 per year
Lubbock, TX $72,480 per year

Texas nursing salaries vary from region to region across the state. The area where registered nurses are paid the highest is The Woodlands, where the average RNs salary is $83,890 and 54,540 registered nurses are currently employed. The Round Rock area comes in second, with a $81,430 average RN salary and 12,450 registered nurses employed.

How much do similar professions get paid in Dallas, TX?

Nurse Anesthetist $198,250 per year
Nurse Practitioner $115,510 per year
Physical Therapist $96,980 per year
Nurse Midwife $92,740 per year
Dental Hygienist $75,660 per year
Licensed Practical Nurse $53,440 per year
Pharmacy Technician $38,880 per year

At a $82,260 average annual salary, RNs in Dallas tend to earn less than nurse anesthetists ($198,250), nurse practitioners ($115,510), physical therapists ($96,980), and nurse midwives ($92,740). They tend to earn more than dental hygienists ($75,660), licensed practical nurses ($53,440), and pharmacy technicians ($38,880).

More about registered nurses

Registered nurses are licensed practitioners who help provide crucial care to patients in a wide variety of settings. Generally, they work under the supervision of a doctor or a nurse practitioner. Their day-to-day responsibilities depend on the specialty in which they choose to practice. Some of the most common specialties include ICU, pediatric, and medical-surgical nurses.

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