Average PACU Nurse Salary in Fort Worth-Arlington

PACU nurses in Fort Worth-Arlington earn an average of $86,801 per year (or $41.73 per hour).

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Fort Worth-Arlington PACU nurses earn 0% higher than the national average salary for PACU nurses, at $86,786 (or $41.72 per hour).

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PACU nurse salary range in Fort Worth-Arlington, TX

Annual Salary Hourly Wage
90th Percentile $105,954 $50
75th Percentile $101,669 $48
Median $82,380 $39
25th Percentile $69,876 $33

80% of Fort Worth-Arlington PACU nurses earn between $64,178 and $105,954.

Cost-of-living adjusted PACU nurse salary in Fort Worth-Arlington

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Adjusted for cost-of-living, Fort Worth-Arlington PACU nurses earn about $82,589 per year. Cost-of-living in Fort Worth-Arlington is 5% higher than the national average, meaning they face higher prices for food, housing, and transportation compared to other states.

Highest paying cities in Texas for PACU nurses

Sugar Land, TX $88,521 per year
Round Rock, TX $85,926 per year
New Braunfels, TX $83,224 per year
El Paso, TX $73,063 per year

Texas nursing salaries vary from region to region across the state. The area where PACU nurses are paid the highest is Sugar Land, where the average PACU nurses salary is $88,521 and 54,540 registered nurses are currently employed. The Round Rock area comes in second, with a $85,926 average PACU nurse salary and 12,450 registered nurses employed.

How much do other nurses get paid in Fort Worth-Arlington, TX?

Quality Assurance Nurse $88,820 per year
Cath Lab Nurse $88,820 per year
Aesthetic Nurse $88,820 per year
Bariatric Nurse $88,114 per year
Vascular Nurse $87,569 per year
Nurse Manager $87,508 per year
Float Pool Nurse $87,346 per year
OR Nurse $86,801 per year
Transport Nurse $86,801 per year
Womens Health Nurse $86,801 per year

At a $86,801 average annual salary, PACU nurses in Fort Worth-Arlington tend to earn less than quality assurance nurses ($88,820), cath lab nurses ($88,820), aesthetic nurses ($88,820), bariatric nurses ($88,114), vascular nurses ($87,569), nurse managers ($87,508), and float pool nurses ($87,346). They tend to earn more than OR nurses ($86,801), transport nurses ($86,801), and womens health nurses ($86,801).

More about PACU nurses

A PACU nurse cares for patients who have undergone surgery or are recovering from procedures requiring anesthesia.

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