Average Labor and Delivery Nurse Salary in Mississippi

Labor and delivery nurses in Mississippi earn an average of $68,869 per year (or $33.11 per hour).

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14% lower than the national average
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Mississippi labor and delivery nurses earn 14% lower 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 Mississippi

Annual Salary Hourly Wage
90th Percentile $85,821 $41
75th Percentile $82,058 $39
Median $66,316 $31
25th Percentile $53,007 $25

80% of Mississippi labor and delivery nurses earn between $51,501 and $85,821.

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

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Adjusted for cost-of-living, Mississippi labor and delivery nurses earn about $78,438 per year. Cost-of-living in Mississippi is 12% lower than the national average, meaning they face lower prices for food, housing, and transportation compared to other states.

Highest paying cities in Mississippi for labor and delivery nurses

Jackson, MS $72,065 per year

Mississippi nursing salaries vary from region to region across the state. The area where labor and delivery nurses are paid the highest is Jackson, where the average labor and delivery nurses salary is $72,065 and 8,700 registered nurses are currently 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
Minnesota $86,110 per year
Maryland $84,813 per year

How much do other nurses get paid in Mississippi?

PACU Nurse $74,608 per year
Psychiatric Nurse $68,869 per year
Case Management Nurse $65,043 per year
NICU Nurse $65,043 per year
Public Health Nurse $65,043 per year
Wound Nurse $64,086 per year
Geriatric Nurse $63,130 per year
Nurse Manager $63,130 per year
ICU Nurse $63,130 per year
Rehab Nurse $63,130 per year

At a $68,869 average annual salary, labor and delivery nurses in Mississippi tend to earn less than PACU nurses ($74,608). They tend to earn more than psychiatric nurses ($68,869), case management nurses ($65,043), NICU nurses ($65,043), public health nurses ($65,043), wound nurses ($64,086), geriatric nurses ($63,130), nurse managers ($63,130), ICU nurses ($63,130), and rehab nurses ($63,130).

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