Average Med Surg Nurse Salary in Delaware

Med surg nurses in Delaware earn an average of $88,452 per year (or $42.53 per hour).

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10% higher than the national average
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Delaware med surg nurses earn 10% higher than the national average salary for med surg nurses, at $79,974 (or $38.45 per hour).

Med surg nurse salary range in Delaware

Annual Salary Hourly Wage
90th Percentile $113,499 $54
75th Percentile $105,525 $50
Median $85,744 $41
25th Percentile $69,990 $33

80% of Delaware med surg nurses earn between $68,136 and $113,499.

Cost-of-living adjusted med surg nurse salary in Delaware

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Adjusted for cost-of-living, Delaware med surg nurses earn about $90,349 per year. Cost-of-living in Delaware is 2% lower than the national average, meaning they face lower prices for food, housing, and transportation compared to other states.

Med surg nurses salaries in other states

California $116,553 per year
Hawaii $120,820 per year
Oregon $96,088 per year
Alaska $92,600 per year
Massachusetts $85,893 per year
Washington $88,015 per year
New York $93,320 per year
Nevada $83,766 per year
New Jersey $87,651 per year
Connecticut $88,009 per year

How much do other nurses get paid in Delaware?

PCU Nurse $89,143 per year
Cardiac Care Nurse $86,400 per year
Nurse Manager $86,400 per year
ER Nurse $86,400 per year
ICU Nurse $85,320 per year
Hospice Nurse $84,240 per year
Telemetry Nurse $84,240 per year
Psychiatric Nurse $77,760 per year
Pediatric Nurse $75,600 per year
Home Health Nurse $75,600 per year

At a $88,452 average annual salary, med surg nurses in Delaware tend to earn less than PCU nurses ($89,143). They tend to earn more than cardiac care nurses ($86,400), nurse managers ($86,400), ER nurses ($86,400), ICU nurses ($85,320), hospice nurses ($84,240), telemetry nurses ($84,240), psychiatric nurses ($77,760), pediatric nurses ($75,600), and home health nurses ($75,600).

More about med surg nurses

A medical-surgical nurse cares for patients with a wide range of conditions and illnesses. Patients could be acutely ill, suffering from complications or preparing or recovering from surgery.

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