Average Ambulatory Nurse Salary in North Carolina

Ambulatory nurses in North Carolina earn an average of $74,874 per year (or $36.00 per hour).

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13% lower than the national average
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North Carolina ambulatory nurses earn 13% lower than the national average salary for ambulatory nurses, at $86,786 (or $41.72 per hour).

Ambulatory nurse salary range in North Carolina

Annual Salary Hourly Wage
90th Percentile $100,281 $48
75th Percentile $82,730 $39
Median $75,947 $36
25th Percentile $63,675 $30

80% of North Carolina ambulatory nurses earn between $54,073 and $100,281.

Cost-of-living adjusted ambulatory nurse salary in North Carolina

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Adjusted for cost-of-living, North Carolina ambulatory nurses earn about $81,562 per year. Cost-of-living in North Carolina is 8% lower than the national average, meaning they face lower prices for food, housing, and transportation compared to other states.

Highest paying cities in North Carolina for ambulatory nurses

Charlotte, NC $77,041 per year
Winston-Salem, NC $76,799 per year
Chapel Hill, NC $76,767 per year
Greensboro, NC $76,105 per year
Raleigh, NC $76,010 per year
Asheville, NC $73,665 per year

North Carolina nursing salaries vary from region to region across the state. The area where ambulatory nurses are paid the highest is Charlotte, where the average ambulatory nurses salary is $77,041 and 24,630 registered nurses are currently employed. The Winston-Salem area comes in second, with a $76,799 average ambulatory nurse salary and 9,120 registered nurses employed.

Ambulatory nurses salaries in other states

California $127,597 per year
Oregon $98,307 per year
Massachusetts $96,630 per year
Washington $97,579 per year
New York $97,052 per year
Nevada $91,744 per year
New Jersey $93,766 per year
Connecticut $97,903 per year
Minnesota $82,240 per year
Maryland $84,813 per year

How much do other nurses get paid in North Carolina?

Radiology Nurse $82,756 per year
Occupational Health Nurse $82,756 per year
Gastroenterology Nurse $82,756 per year
Renal Nurse $80,785 per year
Nurse Manager $80,785 per year
Research Nurse $78,815 per year
Urology Nurse $78,815 per year
Endoscopy Nurse $78,815 per year
Quality Assurance Nurse $77,406 per year
Case Management Nurse $76,845 per year

At a $74,874 average annual salary, ambulatory nurses in North Carolina tend to earn less than radiology nurses ($82,756), occupational health nurses ($82,756), gastroenterology nurses ($82,756), renal nurses ($80,785), nurse managers ($80,785), research nurses ($78,815), urology nurses ($78,815), endoscopy nurses ($78,815), quality assurance nurses ($77,406), and case management nurses ($76,845).

More about ambulatory nurses

Ambulatory care nurses provide medical care to patients seen for follow-up treatment, observation, tests, or same-day surgeries. Ambulatory care is often described as a busy yet fun environment with less stress than acute care nurses.

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Data sources: rn salary data, cost of living data, proprietary data from Incredible Health