Average Renal Nurse Salary in Illinois

Renal nurses in Illinois earn an average of $86,867 per year (or $41.77 per hour).

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4% higher than the national average
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Illinois renal nurses earn 4% higher than the national average salary for renal nurses, at $82,992 (or $39.90 per hour).

Renal nurse salary range in Illinois

Annual Salary Hourly Wage
90th Percentile $111,720 $53
75th Percentile $103,484 $49
Median $86,113 $41
25th Percentile $69,596 $33

80% of Illinois renal nurses earn between $66,199 and $111,720.

Cost-of-living adjusted renal nurse salary in Illinois

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Adjusted for cost-of-living, Illinois renal nurses earn about $86,435 per year. Cost-of-living in Illinois is 0% higher than the national average, meaning they face higher prices for food, housing, and transportation compared to other states.

Highest paying cities in Illinois for renal nurses

Chicago, IL $90,242 per year
Peoria, IL $76,178 per year

Illinois nursing salaries vary from region to region across the state. The area where renal nurses are paid the highest is Chicago, where the average renal nurses salary is $90,242 and 96,750 registered nurses are currently employed. The Peoria area comes in second, with a $76,178 average renal nurse salary and 5,460 registered nurses employed.

Renal nurses salaries in other states

California $121,322 per year
Washington $93,883 per year
New York $78,314 per year
Minnesota $95,766 per year
Maryland $82,928 per year
Texas $78,634 per year
Virginia $86,265 per year
Pennsylvania $69,512 per year
Michigan $86,284 per year
Georgia $76,346 per year

How much do other nurses get paid in Illinois?

Cath Lab Nurse $94,764 per year
Clinical Informatics Nurse $94,764 per year
Radiology Nurse $93,777 per year
Endoscopy Nurse $90,816 per year
Quality Assurance Nurse $89,829 per year
Vascular Nurse $87,854 per year
Research Nurse $85,505 per year
Pediatric Critical Care Nurse $84,893 per year
Diabetes Nurse $84,893 per year
Bariatric Nurse $83,906 per year

At a $86,867 average annual salary, renal nurses in Illinois tend to earn less than cath lab nurses ($94,764), clinical informatics nurses ($94,764), radiology nurses ($93,777), endoscopy nurses ($90,816), quality assurance nurses ($89,829), and vascular nurses ($87,854). They tend to earn more than research nurses ($85,505), pediatric critical care nurses ($84,893), diabetes nurses ($84,893), and bariatric nurses ($83,906).

More about renal nurses

Also known as nephrology nurses, renal nurses focus on anything that has to do with kidney care. They share many of the same responsibilities as dialysis nurses.

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