Average Pediatric Nurse Salary in Washington

Pediatric nurses in Washington earn an average of $97,794 per year (or $47.02 per hour).

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24% higher than the national average
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Washington pediatric nurses earn 24% higher than the national average salary for pediatric nurses, at $78,713 (or $37.84 per hour).

Pediatric nurse salary range in Washington

Annual Salary Hourly Wage
90th Percentile $130,584 $62
75th Percentile $105,856 $50
Median $99,466 $47
25th Percentile $79,979 $38

80% of Washington pediatric nurses earn between $75,969 and $130,584.

Cost-of-living adjusted pediatric nurse salary in Washington

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Overall Average

Adjusted for cost-of-living, Washington pediatric nurses earn about $91,056 per year. Cost-of-living in Washington is 7% higher than the national average, meaning they face higher prices for food, housing, and transportation compared to other states.

Highest paying cities in Washington for pediatric nurses

Seattle, WA $101,856 per year

Washington nursing salaries vary from region to region across the state. The area where pediatric nurses are paid the highest is Seattle, where the average pediatric nurses salary is $101,856 and 35,070 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
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
Maryland $78,621 per year

How much do other nurses get paid in Washington?

Cath Lab Nurse $103,662 per year
Float Pool Nurse $103,662 per year
Quality Assurance Nurse $103,173 per year
Occupational Health Nurse $101,882 per year
Infectious Disease Nurse $101,706 per year
Primary Care Nurse $101,706 per year
Infection Control Nurse $101,706 per year
Nurse Manager $101,217 per year
Clinical Informatics Nurse $100,239 per year
Aesthetic Nurse $99,750 per year

At a $97,794 average annual salary, pediatric nurses in Washington tend to earn less than cath lab nurses ($103,662), float pool nurses ($103,662), quality assurance nurses ($103,173), occupational health nurses ($101,882), infectious disease nurses ($101,706), primary care nurses ($101,706), infection control nurses ($101,706), nurse managers ($101,217), clinical informatics nurses ($100,239), and aesthetic nurses ($99,750).

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