Average NICU Nurse Salary in Indiana

NICU nurses in Indiana earn an average of $80,601 per year (or $38.75 per hour).

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Indiana NICU nurses earn 0% lower than the national average salary for NICU nurses, at $80,731 (or $38.81 per hour).

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NICU nurse salary range in Indiana

Annual Salary Hourly Wage
90th Percentile $105,604 $50
75th Percentile $90,850 $43
Median $73,008 $35
25th Percentile $70,106 $33

80% of Indiana NICU nurses earn between $56,628 and $105,604.

Cost-of-living adjusted NICU nurse salary in Indiana

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Adjusted for cost-of-living, Indiana NICU nurses earn about $87,136 per year. Cost-of-living in Indiana is 7% lower than the national average, meaning they face lower prices for food, housing, and transportation compared to other states.

Highest paying cities in Indiana for NICU nurses

Anderson, IN $83,046 per year
Fort Wayne, IN $80,460 per year

Indiana nursing salaries vary from region to region across the state. The area where NICU nurses are paid the highest is Anderson, where the average NICU nurses salary is $83,046 and 25,380 registered nurses are currently employed. The Fort Wayne area comes in second, with a $80,460 average NICU nurse salary and 5,820 registered nurses employed.

NICU nurses salaries in other states

California $125,506 per year
Massachusetts $103,072 per year
Washington $93,883 per year
New York $93,320 per year
Nevada $103,711 per year
New Jersey $88,670 per year
Connecticut $83,322 per year
Maryland $78,838 per year
Arizona $80,628 per year
Colorado $80,397 per year

How much do other nurses get paid in Indiana?

Occupational Health Nurse $85,099 per year
Gastroenterology Nurse $83,073 per year
Primary Care Nurse $80,540 per year
PACU Nurse $79,304 per year
Transplant Nurse $79,020 per year
Radiology Nurse $78,007 per year
Infusion Nurse $78,007 per year
Correctional Care Nurse $76,994 per year
Endoscopy Nurse $76,994 per year
Float Pool Nurse $75,616 per year

At a $80,601 average annual salary, NICU nurses in Indiana tend to earn less than occupational health nurses ($85,099) and gastroenterology nurses ($83,073). They tend to earn more than primary care nurses ($80,540), PACU nurses ($79,304), transplant nurses ($79,020), radiology nurses ($78,007), infusion nurses ($78,007), correctional care nurses ($76,994), endoscopy nurses ($76,994), and float pool nurses ($75,616).

More about NICU nurses

NICU or neonatal nurses provide round-the-clock care for newborn infants who face a variety of medical issues right after birth. This list of medical conditions include premature birth, low birthweight and congential disabilities.

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