Average Oncology Nurse Salary in Tucson

Oncology nurses in Tucson earn an average of $79,504 per year (or $38.22 per hour).

United States
Tucson, AZ
6% lower than the national average
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Tucson oncology nurses earn 6% lower than the national average salary for oncology nurses, at $84,768 (or $40.75 per hour).

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Oncology nurse salary range in Tucson, AZ

Annual Salary Hourly Wage
90th Percentile $97,268 $46
75th Percentile $94,322 $45
Median $76,912 $36
25th Percentile $73,896 $35

80% of Tucson oncology nurses earn between $60,168 and $97,268.

Cost-of-living adjusted oncology nurse salary in Tucson

Cost-Of-Living Adjusted
Tucson, AZ
Overall Average
Tucson, AZ

Adjusted for cost-of-living, Tucson oncology nurses earn about $84,760 per year. Cost-of-living in Tucson is 6% lower than the national average, meaning they face lower prices for food, housing, and transportation compared to other states.

Highest paying cities in Arizona for oncology nurses

Phoenix, AZ $83,348 per year

Arizona nursing salaries vary from region to region across the state. The area where oncology nurses are paid the highest is Phoenix, where the average oncology nurses salary is $83,348 and 40,120 registered nurses are currently employed.

How much do other nurses get paid in Tucson, AZ?

Pain Management Nurse $90,080 per year
Research Nurse $90,080 per year
Float Pool Nurse $90,080 per year
Endoscopy Nurse $90,080 per year
Infectious Disease Nurse $90,080 per year
Infusion Nurse $88,203 per year
Aesthetic Nurse $84,450 per year
Cath Lab Nurse $84,450 per year
Pulmonary Care Nurse $83,624 per year
Blood Management Nurse $82,685 per year

At a $79,504 average annual salary, oncology nurses in Tucson tend to earn less than pain management nurses ($90,080), research nurses ($90,080), float pool nurses ($90,080), endoscopy nurses ($90,080), infectious disease nurses ($90,080), infusion nurses ($88,203), aesthetic nurses ($84,450), cath lab nurses ($84,450), pulmonary care nurses ($83,624), and blood management nurses ($82,685).

More about oncology nurses

An oncology nurse is a type of nurse who specializes in providing care and support to patients who are dealing with cancer. They work in hospitals, clinics, and other healthcare settings, and provide care to patients of all ages. Some of their specific duties might include providing education and support to patients and their families, administering chemotherapy and other medications, monitoring patients' response to treatment, and providing symptom management. They may also be involved in coordinating care with other members of the healthcare team, and providing emotional support to patients and their loved ones.

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