Average Diabetes Nurse Salary in Illinois

Diabetes nurses in Illinois earn an average of $84,893 per year (or $40.82 per hour).

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7% higher than the national average
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Illinois diabetes nurses earn 7% higher than the national average salary for diabetes nurses, at $79,339 (or $38.14 per hour).

Diabetes nurse salary range in Illinois

Annual Salary Hourly Wage
90th Percentile $109,181 $52
75th Percentile $101,132 $48
Median $84,155 $40
25th Percentile $68,014 $32

80% of Illinois diabetes nurses earn between $64,695 and $109,181.

Cost-of-living adjusted diabetes nurse salary in Illinois

Cost-Of-Living Adjusted
Overall Average

Adjusted for cost-of-living, Illinois diabetes nurses earn about $84,471 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 diabetes nurses

Chicago, IL $88,191 per year
Peoria, IL $74,447 per year

Illinois nursing salaries vary from region to region across the state. The area where diabetes nurses are paid the highest is Chicago, where the average diabetes nurses salary is $88,191 and 96,750 registered nurses are currently employed. The Peoria area comes in second, with a $74,447 average diabetes nurse salary and 5,460 registered nurses employed.

Diabetes nurses salaries in other states

California $123,414 per year
Oregon $88,529 per year
Massachusetts $96,630 per year
Washington $93,883 per year
New York $91,453 per year
Nevada $83,916 per year
New Jersey $87,651 per year
Connecticut $96,862 per year
Minnesota $93,850 per year
Maryland $83,362 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
Bariatric Nurse $83,906 per year

At a $84,893 average annual salary, diabetes 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), and research nurses ($85,505). They tend to earn more than pediatric critical care nurses ($84,893) and bariatric nurses ($83,906).

More about diabetes nurses

Diabetes nurses help patients monitor their blood sugar and minimize nerve damage, which can be common in diabetic patients. They also educate patients on diet and exercise.

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