Average Infectious Disease Nurse Salary in Virginia

Infectious disease nurses in Virginia earn an average of $77,772 per year (or $37.40 per hour).

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3% lower than the national average
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Virginia infectious disease nurses earn 3% lower 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 Virginia

Annual Salary Hourly Wage
90th Percentile $102,429 $49
75th Percentile $88,270 $42
Median $77,995 $37
25th Percentile $62,609 $30

80% of Virginia infectious disease nurses earn between $60,013 and $102,429.

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

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Adjusted for cost-of-living, Virginia infectious disease nurses earn about $77,002 per year. Cost-of-living in Virginia is 1% higher than the national average, meaning they face higher prices for food, housing, and transportation compared to other states.

Highest paying cities in Virginia for infectious disease nurses

Richmond, VA $78,036 per year
Norfolk, VA $76,444 per year

Virginia nursing salaries vary from region to region across the state. The area where infectious disease nurses are paid the highest is Richmond, where the average infectious disease nurses salary is $78,036 and 12,910 registered nurses are currently employed. The Norfolk area comes in second, with a $76,444 average infectious disease nurse salary and 14,330 registered nurses 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
Colorado $83,374 per year
Texas $73,780 per year
Illinois $81,438 per year
Pennsylvania $79,707 per year

How much do other nurses get paid in Virginia?

Renal Nurse $86,265 per year
Radiology Nurse $84,693 per year
Research Nurse $84,348 per year
Clinical Informatics Nurse $83,312 per year
PACU Nurse $82,431 per year
Infection Control Nurse $82,431 per year
Quality Assurance Nurse $81,395 per year
Oncology Nurse $81,089 per year
Pain Management Nurse $80,514 per year
Occupational Health Nurse $80,514 per year

At a $77,772 average annual salary, infectious disease nurses in Virginia tend to earn less than renal nurses ($86,265), radiology nurses ($84,693), research nurses ($84,348), clinical informatics nurses ($83,312), PACU nurses ($82,431), infection control nurses ($82,431), quality assurance nurses ($81,395), oncology nurses ($81,089), pain management nurses ($80,514), and occupational health nurses ($80,514).

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