Average Bariatric Nurse Salary in Illinois

Bariatric nurses in Illinois earn an average of $83,906 per year (or $40.34 per hour).

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Illinois bariatric nurses earn 1% lower than the national average salary for bariatric nurses, at $84,768 (or $40.75 per hour).

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Bariatric nurse salary range in Illinois

Annual Salary Hourly Wage
90th Percentile $107,911 $51
75th Percentile $99,956 $48
Median $83,177 $39
25th Percentile $67,223 $32

80% of Illinois bariatric nurses earn between $63,942 and $107,911.

Cost-of-living adjusted bariatric nurse salary in Illinois

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Adjusted for cost-of-living, Illinois bariatric nurses earn about $83,488 per year. Cost-of-living in Illinois is 0% higher than the national average, meaning they face higher prices for food, housing, and transportation compared to other states.

Highest paying cities in Illinois for bariatric nurses

Chicago, IL $87,165 per year
Peoria, IL $73,581 per year

Illinois nursing salaries vary from region to region across the state. The area where bariatric nurses are paid the highest is Chicago, where the average bariatric nurses salary is $87,165 and 96,750 registered nurses are currently employed. The Peoria area comes in second, with a $73,581 average bariatric nurse salary and 5,460 registered nurses employed.

Bariatric nurses salaries in other states

California $116,825 per year
New York $106,384 per year
Texas $84,750 per year
Pennsylvania $73,905 per year
Georgia $84,077 per year
Florida $71,374 per year
Tennessee $66,946 per year

How much do other nurses get paid in Illinois?

Cath Lab Nurse $94,764 per year
Clinical Informatics Nurse $94,764 per year
Radiology Nurse $93,777 per year
Endoscopy Nurse $90,816 per year
Quality Assurance Nurse $89,829 per year
Vascular Nurse $87,854 per year
Renal Nurse $86,867 per year
Research Nurse $85,505 per year
Pediatric Critical Care Nurse $84,893 per year
Diabetes Nurse $84,893 per year

At a $83,906 average annual salary, bariatric nurses in Illinois tend to earn less than cath lab nurses ($94,764), clinical informatics nurses ($94,764), radiology nurses ($93,777), endoscopy nurses ($90,816), quality assurance nurses ($89,829), vascular nurses ($87,854), renal nurses ($86,867), research nurses ($85,505), pediatric critical care nurses ($84,893), and diabetes nurses ($84,893).

More about bariatric nurses

A bariatric nurse works with patients who are mobidly obese and undergoing bariatric surgery.

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