Average Infectious Disease Nurse Salary in Colorado

Infectious disease nurses in Colorado earn an average of $83,374 per year (or $40.08 per hour).

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3% higher than the national average
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Colorado infectious disease nurses earn 3% higher than the national average salary for infectious disease nurses, at $80,731 (or $38.81 per hour).

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Infectious disease nurse salary range in Colorado

Annual Salary Hourly Wage
90th Percentile $104,251 $50
75th Percentile $98,412 $47
Median $80,687 $38
25th Percentile $72,016 $34

80% of Colorado infectious disease nurses earn between $62,580 and $104,251.

Cost-of-living adjusted infectious disease nurse salary in Colorado

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Adjusted for cost-of-living, Colorado infectious disease nurses earn about $81,024 per year. Cost-of-living in Colorado is 2% higher than the national average, meaning they face higher prices for food, housing, and transportation compared to other states.

Highest paying cities in Colorado for infectious disease nurses

Denver, CO $85,638 per year

Colorado nursing salaries vary from region to region across the state. The area where infectious disease nurses are paid the highest is Denver, where the average infectious disease nurses salary is $85,638 and 27,860 registered nurses are currently employed.

Infectious disease nurses salaries in other states

California $117,139 per year
Massachusetts $103,072 per year
Washington $101,706 per year
New York $91,453 per year
Maryland $81,684 per year
Arizona $93,257 per year
Texas $73,780 per year
Illinois $81,438 per year
Virginia $77,772 per year
Pennsylvania $79,707 per year

How much do other nurses get paid in Colorado?

Clinical Informatics Nurse $114,143 per year
Aesthetic Nurse $92,307 per year
Quality Assurance Nurse $92,307 per year
Dialysis Nurse $90,322 per year
OR Nurse $89,330 per year
Radiology Nurse $86,352 per year
Nurse Manager $85,359 per year
Substance Abuse Nurse $83,374 per year
Diabetes Nurse $83,374 per year
Transplant Nurse $83,374 per year

At a $83,374 average annual salary, infectious disease nurses in Colorado tend to earn less than clinical informatics nurses ($114,143), aesthetic nurses ($92,307), quality assurance nurses ($92,307), dialysis nurses ($90,322), OR nurses ($89,330), radiology nurses ($86,352), and nurse managers ($85,359). They tend to earn more than substance abuse nurses ($83,374), diabetes nurses ($83,374), and transplant nurses ($83,374).

More about infectious disease nurses

Infection control nurses identify and prevent the spread of infectious disesases. They work in numerous healthcare settings to educate patients and providers on best practices. Research and analysis plays a large role in their job duties along with commuication and education.

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