Average Occupational Health Nurse Salary in Los Angeles

Occupational health nurses in Los Angeles earn an average of $101,047 per year (or $48.58 per hour).

United States
Los Angeles, CA
19% higher than the national average
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Los Angeles occupational health nurses earn 19% higher than the national average salary for occupational health nurses, at $84,768 (or $40.75 per hour).

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Occupational health nurse salary range in Los Angeles, CA

Annual Salary Hourly Wage
90th Percentile $140,880 $67
75th Percentile $114,249 $54
Median $104,642 $50
25th Percentile $86,235 $41

80% of Los Angeles occupational health nurses earn between $67,516 and $140,880.

Cost-of-living adjusted occupational health nurse salary in Los Angeles

Cost-Of-Living Adjusted
Los Angeles, CA
Overall Average
Los Angeles, CA

Adjusted for cost-of-living, Los Angeles occupational health nurses earn about $90,301 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 occupational health nurses

Santa Clara, CA $135,093 per year
Hayward, CA $131,968 per year
Sacramento, CA $117,913 per year
Fresno, CA $104,285 per year
Lodi, CA $104,085 per year
Ventura, CA $99,672 per year
Carlsbad, CA $98,471 per year
Ontario, CA $97,209 per year
Bakersfield, CA $93,197 per year

California nursing salaries vary from region to region across the state. The area where occupational health nurses are paid the highest is Santa Clara, where the average occupational health nurses salary is $135,093 and 20,640 registered nurses are currently employed. The Hayward area comes in second, with a $131,968 average occupational health 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 $101,047 average annual salary, occupational health 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 occupational health nurses

An occupational health nurse is a type of nurse who specializes in providing care and support to individuals who are dealing with work-related health issues. They work in a variety of settings, including workplaces, clinics, and hospitals, and provide care to people of all ages. Some of their specific duties might include providing education and support to workers and their families, conducting health assessments and screenings, and providing care and treatment for work-related injuries and illnesses. They may also be involved in developing and implementing workplace health and safety programs, and coordinating care with other members of the healthcare team.

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