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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
21. Newark-Union, NJ-PA Metropolitan Division
20,430
$74,350
22. Northern Mountains Region of California
820
$73,890
23. Vallejo-Fairfield, CA
2,970
$73,830
24. San Diego-Carlsbad-San Marcos, CA
22,400
$73,780
25. Santa Ana-Anaheim-Irvine, CA Metropolitan Division      
17,960
$73,710
26. St. Mary’s County, Maryland nonmetropolitan area
510
$73,310
27. Fresno, CA
5,610
$73,030
28. Santa Cruz-Watsonville, CA
810
$72,880
29. Yuba City, CA
830
$72,650
30. Chico, CA
1,630
$72,550



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    Mandy_28115

    almost 6 years ago

    374 comments

    Umm CA,CA, and oh yea CA..

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    caribbeangyrl

    almost 6 years ago

    34 comments

    I would have thought NY would be in the top 10..oh well

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    chattycathy

    almost 6 years ago

    32 comments

    Well renowned Cleveland Clinic is not even in the top 50, tsssskkk , tssskkkkkk. Shame Shame!!!

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    chelseajkt

    almost 6 years ago

    6 comments

    Where does Portland Maine fall in with respect to salaries?

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    jesscinq88

    almost 6 years ago

    8 comments

    I'm a nursing student in Providence, rhode island..... i don't see providence on the list, yet everyone that I talk to says RN's here are bringing in salaries in the high 70's.

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