Average Mother Baby Nurse Salary in Los Angeles

Mother baby nurses in Los Angeles earn an average of $117,520 per year (or $56.50 per hour).

United States
Los Angeles, CA
42% higher than the national average
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Los Angeles mother baby nurses earn 42% higher than the national average salary for mother baby nurses, at $82,750 (or $39.78 per hour).

Mother baby nurse salary range in Los Angeles, CA

Annual Salary Hourly Wage
90th Percentile $163,846 $78
75th Percentile $132,874 $63
Median $121,700 $58
25th Percentile $100,293 $48

80% of Los Angeles mother baby nurses earn between $78,522 and $163,846.

Cost-of-living adjusted mother baby nurse salary in Los Angeles

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Adjusted for cost-of-living, Los Angeles mother baby nurses earn about $105,022 per year. Cost-of-living in Los Angeles is 11% higher than the national average, meaning they face higher prices for food, housing, and transportation compared to other states.

Highest paying cities in California for mother baby nurses

Santa Clara, CA $157,115 per year
Hayward, CA $153,481 per year
Sacramento, CA $137,135 per year
Fresno, CA $121,285 per year
Lodi, CA $121,052 per year
Ventura, CA $115,921 per year
Carlsbad, CA $114,524 per year
Ontario, CA $113,056 per year
Bakersfield, CA $108,390 per year

California nursing salaries vary from region to region across the state. The area where mother baby nurses are paid the highest is Santa Clara, where the average mother baby nurses salary is $157,115 and 20,640 registered nurses are currently employed. The Hayward area comes in second, with a $153,481 average mother baby nurse salary and 41,160 registered nurses employed.

How much do other nurses get paid in Los Angeles, CA?

Transport Nurse $141,024 per year
Transplant Nurse $135,148 per year
Fertility Nurse $133,620 per year
Reproductive Nurse $133,620 per year
Endoscopy Nurse $130,251 per year
Womens Health Nurse $127,313 per year
ENT Nurse $127,313 per year
Cath Lab Nurse $127,313 per year
Primary Care Nurse $122,416 per year
Nurse Educator $122,416 per year

At a $117,520 average annual salary, mother baby nurses in Los Angeles tend to earn less than transport nurses ($141,024), transplant nurses ($135,148), fertility nurses ($133,620), reproductive nurses ($133,620), endoscopy nurses ($130,251), womens health nurses ($127,313), ENT nurses ($127,313), cath lab nurses ($127,313), primary care nurses ($122,416), and nurse educators ($122,416).

More about mother baby nurses

A postpartum or mother baby nurse cares for newborns and mothers after birth. They ensure mothers have the support they need to recover, while also teaching them how to care for their baby.

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