Average Pediatric Nurse Salary in New Mexico

Pediatric nurses in New Mexico earn an average of $86,318 per year (or $41.51 per hour).

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New Mexico
9% higher than the national average
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New Mexico pediatric nurses earn 9% higher than the national average salary for pediatric nurses, at $78,713 (or $37.84 per hour).

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Pediatric nurse salary range in New Mexico

Annual Salary Hourly Wage
90th Percentile $109,759 $52
75th Percentile $88,710 $42
Median $87,153 $41
25th Percentile $70,621 $33

80% of New Mexico pediatric nurses earn between $67,106 and $109,759.

Cost-of-living adjusted pediatric nurse salary in New Mexico

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Adjusted for cost-of-living, New Mexico pediatric nurses earn about $94,234 per year. Cost-of-living in New Mexico is 8% lower than the national average, meaning they face lower prices for food, housing, and transportation compared to other states.

Highest paying cities in New Mexico for pediatric nurses

Albuquerque, NM $88,521 per year

New Mexico nursing salaries vary from region to region across the state. The area where pediatric nurses are paid the highest is Albuquerque, where the average pediatric nurses salary is $88,521 and 9,740 registered nurses are currently employed.

Pediatric nurses salaries in other states

California $121,322 per year
Hawaii $92,134 per year
Oregon $96,259 per year
Massachusetts $94,482 per year
Washington $97,794 per year
New York $89,587 per year
Nevada $92,941 per year
New Jersey $87,651 per year
Connecticut $85,405 per year
Minnesota $79,937 per year

How much do other nurses get paid in New Mexico?

Labor and Delivery Nurse $86,105 per year
Primary Care Nurse $85,494 per year
Ambulatory Nurse $82,497 per year
Nurse Educator $82,439 per year
Mother Baby Nurse $82,429 per year
Nurse Manager $77,590 per year
Case Management Nurse $77,590 per year
PACU Nurse $77,590 per year
Infusion Nurse $77,590 per year
PCU Nurse $77,590 per year

At a $86,318 average annual salary, pediatric nurses in New Mexico tend to earn more than labor and delivery nurses ($86,105), primary care nurses ($85,494), ambulatory nurses ($82,497), nurse educators ($82,439), mother baby nurses ($82,429), nurse managers ($77,590), case management nurses ($77,590), PACU nurses ($77,590), infusion nurses ($77,590), and PCU nurses ($77,590).

More about pediatric nurses

A pediatric nurse cares for and treats children. On any given day, pediatric RNs may assess adolescent patients and provide evidence-based interventions, administer medication or educate parents and caregivers on wellness practices.

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