Average Labor and Delivery Nurse Salary in Minnesota

Labor and delivery nurses in Minnesota earn an average of $86,110 per year (or $41.40 per hour).

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6% higher than the national average
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Minnesota labor and delivery nurses earn 6% higher than the national average salary for labor and delivery nurses, at $80,731 (or $38.81 per hour).

Labor and delivery nurse salary range in Minnesota

Annual Salary Hourly Wage
90th Percentile $104,125 $50
75th Percentile $101,840 $48
Median $81,058 $38
25th Percentile $76,641 $36

80% of Minnesota labor and delivery nurses earn between $62,356 and $104,125.

Cost-of-living adjusted labor and delivery nurse salary in Minnesota

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Adjusted for cost-of-living, Minnesota labor and delivery nurses earn about $87,332 per year. Cost-of-living in Minnesota is 1% lower than the national average, meaning they face lower prices for food, housing, and transportation compared to other states.

Highest paying cities in Minnesota for labor and delivery nurses

Minneapolis, MN $88,836 per year
Rochester, MN $88,610 per year

Minnesota nursing salaries vary from region to region across the state. The area where labor and delivery nurses are paid the highest is Minneapolis, where the average labor and delivery nurses salary is $88,836 and 41,850 registered nurses are currently employed. The Rochester area comes in second, with a $88,610 average labor and delivery nurse salary and 9,190 registered nurses employed.

Labor and delivery nurses salaries in other states

California $123,414 per year
Oregon $100,526 per year
Massachusetts $87,353 per year
Washington $97,794 per year
New York $93,320 per year
Nevada $92,921 per year
New Jersey $93,766 per year
Connecticut $93,737 per year
Maryland $84,813 per year
Arizona $82,571 per year

How much do other nurses get paid in Minnesota?

Neurology Nurse $102,345 per year
Blood Management Nurse $100,623 per year
Trauma Nurse $100,071 per year
Nurse Manager $98,688 per year
Clinical Informatics Nurse $97,720 per year
Research Nurse $97,362 per year
Urology Nurse $96,037 per year
Renal Nurse $95,766 per year
Transplant Nurse $95,766 per year
Infusion Nurse $95,427 per year

At a $86,110 average annual salary, labor and delivery nurses in Minnesota tend to earn less than neurology nurses ($102,345), blood management nurses ($100,623), trauma nurses ($100,071), nurse managers ($98,688), clinical informatics nurses ($97,720), research nurses ($97,362), urology nurses ($96,037), renal nurses ($95,766), transplant nurses ($95,766), and infusion nurses ($95,427).

More about labor and delivery nurses

A labor and delivery nurse works with women before, during and after delivery. They help to educate parents about their new child. Their actual job description varies depending on the hospital's location and size.

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