Average Cath Lab Nurse Salary in Illinois

Cath lab nurses in Illinois earn an average of $94,764 per year (or $45.57 per hour).

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8% higher than the national average
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Illinois cath lab nurses earn 8% higher than the national average salary for cath lab nurses, at $87,270 (or $41.95 per hour).

Cath lab nurse salary range in Illinois

Annual Salary Hourly Wage
90th Percentile $121,876 $58
75th Percentile $112,892 $54
Median $93,941 $45
25th Percentile $75,923 $36

80% of Illinois cath lab nurses earn between $72,217 and $121,876.

Cost-of-living adjusted cath lab nurse salary in Illinois

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Adjusted for cost-of-living, Illinois cath lab nurses earn about $94,293 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 cath lab nurses

Chicago, IL $98,446 per year
Peoria, IL $83,103 per year

Illinois nursing salaries vary from region to region across the state. The area where cath lab nurses are paid the highest is Chicago, where the average cath lab nurses salary is $98,446 and 96,750 registered nurses are currently employed. The Peoria area comes in second, with a $83,103 average cath lab nurse salary and 5,460 registered nurses employed.

Cath lab nurses salaries in other states

California $135,964 per year
Massachusetts $128,840 per year
Washington $103,662 per year
New York $98,919 per year
New Jersey $91,728 per year
Arizona $87,428 per year
Texas $85,430 per year
Virginia $76,680 per year
Pennsylvania $83,868 per year
Michigan $86,284 per year

How much do other nurses get paid in Illinois?

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
Diabetes Nurse $84,893 per year
Pediatric Critical Care Nurse $84,893 per year
Bariatric Nurse $83,906 per year

At a $94,764 average annual salary, cath lab nurses in Illinois tend to earn more than 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), diabetes nurses ($84,893), pediatric critical care nurses ($84,893), and bariatric nurses ($83,906).

More about cath lab nurses

A cath lab nurse's role is to help assist doctors and provide care to cardiac patients during the post-catheterization recovery period. Cath labs use imaging equipment designed to examine the heart’s arteries to ensure there is adequate blood flow to and from the heart.

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