Average NICU Nurse Salary in Nevada

NICU nurses in Nevada earn an average of $102,613 per year (or $49.33 per hour).

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27% higher than the national average
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Nevada NICU nurses earn 27% higher 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 Nevada

Annual Salary Hourly Wage
90th Percentile $138,123 $66
75th Percentile $113,833 $54
Median $91,704 $44
25th Percentile $89,139 $42

80% of Nevada NICU nurses earn between $71,401 and $138,123.

Cost-of-living adjusted NICU nurse salary in Nevada

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Adjusted for cost-of-living, Nevada NICU nurses earn about $105,677 per year. Cost-of-living in Nevada is 2% lower than the national average, meaning they face lower prices for food, housing, and transportation compared to other states.

Highest paying cities in Nevada for NICU nurses

Las Vegas, NV $104,265 per year
Reno, NV $97,748 per year

Nevada nursing salaries vary from region to region across the state. The area where NICU nurses are paid the highest is Las Vegas, where the average NICU nurses salary is $104,265 and 18,260 registered nurses are currently employed. The Reno area comes in second, with a $97,748 average NICU nurse salary and 4,490 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
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
Texas $77,663 per year

How much do other nurses get paid in Nevada?

Primary Care Nurse $106,560 per year
Pediatric Critical Care Nurse $102,613 per year
Nurse Manager $101,626 per year
Mother Baby Nurse $96,298 per year
Oncology Nurse $95,075 per year
Neurology Nurse $95,075 per year
Nurse Educator $94,720 per year
Quality Assurance Nurse $93,733 per year
Pediatric Emergency Nurse $93,733 per year
Womens Health Nurse $92,746 per year

At a $102,613 average annual salary, NICU nurses in Nevada tend to earn less than primary care nurses ($106,560). They tend to earn more than pediatric critical care nurses ($102,613), nurse managers ($101,626), mother baby nurses ($96,298), oncology nurses ($95,075), neurology nurses ($95,075), nurse educators ($94,720), quality assurance nurses ($93,733), pediatric emergency nurses ($93,733), and womens health nurses ($92,746).

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