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51 Top Paying Metros for Nurses

51 Top Paying Metros for Nurses

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Nurses are the most in-demand profession in America. Because of this, you should be able to decide where you want to work. NursingLink has done the research and profiled America’s 51 highest paying metros to help you figure out which city you should work in.







Area name Employment     Annual Median Wage
11. Bethesda-Gaithersburg-Frederick, MD
9,020
$76,730
12. New York-White Plains-Wayne, NY-NJ
96,560
$76,620
13. Los Angeles-Long Beach-Glendale, CA
62,510
$75,380
14. Napa, CA
1,790
$75,180
15. Honolulu, HI
7,450
$75,060
16. Los Angeles-Long Beach-Santa Ana, CA
80,480
$74,960
17. New York-Northern New Jersey-Long Island, NY-NJ-PA
162,070
$74,930
18. Boston-Cambridge-Quincy, MA-NH
59,660
$74,650
19. Nassau-Suffolk, NY Metropolitan Division
24,730
$74,580
20. Eastern Sierra Region of California nonmetropolitan area      
250
$74,420



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