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Employment and Job Market Info for U.S. Metro Areas

Registered Nurses

Annual Earnings
National 2,857,180 1.0 $68,450Explore the national job market for Registered Nurses

data source:Bureau of Labor Statistics

Top job markets for Registered Nurses ranked by
concentration (left) and median earnings (right):

Metro areas with populations over 1 million

Metro Area Location Quotient
Birmingham, AL 1.6
Cleveland, OH 1.4
New Orleans, LA 1.4
Pittsburgh, PA 1.3
Providence, RI 1.3
Metro Area Median Earnings
SF Metro Area $130,330
San Jose, CA $130,240
Sacramento, CA $118,560
Inland Empire, CA $94,350
LA Metro Area $94,340

Metro areas with populations of 500,000 to 1 million

Metro Area Location Quotient
Durham, NC 2.2
Winston-Salem, NC 1.6
Jackson, MS 1.6
Augusta, GA 1.5
Dayton, OH 1.5
Metro Area Median Earnings
Modesto, CA $107,940
Santa Rosa, CA $106,080
Stockton, CA $105,840
Oxnard, CA $94,640
Honolulu, HI $91,040

Metro areas with populations of 200,000 to 500,000

Metro Area Location Quotient
Rochester, MN 3.6
Gainesville, FL 2.0
Sioux Falls, SD 1.9
Tyler, TX 1.9
Johnson City, TN 1.9
Metro Area Median Earnings
Santa Cruz, CA $139,740
Vallejo, CA $124,340
Salinas, CA $120,860
San Luis Obispo, CA $101,330
Merced, CA $99,860

National - Job Listings

HCR ManorCare - Silver Spring,MD
The RN - Nurse Supervisor is responsible for supervising nursing personnel to deliver nursing care and within scope of practice coordinates care deliv... Full Description

Seasons - Silver Spring,MD
Come Join the Seasons Team A Hospice Nurse - RN (Registered Nurse) understands that it is the small things that matter. ...A Hospice Nurse - RN believ... Full Description

Washington Hospital Center - Chevy Chase,MD
RN Academic Requirement: For new graduates hired with an Associate s degree, employment with MedStar Washington Hospital Center is contingent upon enr... Full Description

Cross Country TravCorps - Reston,VA
Cross Country TravCorps has your next Travel Nurse contract waiting for you in Virginia.Great positions are available for experienced ICU, L&D, OR, TE... Full Description

MedStar Visiting Nurse Association - Washington,DC
Experience 2 years RN experience (ICU, CCU, med-surg, oncology, gerontology) within last 5 years; 1 year home health nursing experience preferred or s... Full Description

HealthCare Traveler Jobs - Ashburn,VA
Registered Nurse. Travel Nurse... Full Description

Centra Healthcare Solutions - Poolesville,MD
Centra Healthcare Solutions is seeking an experienced Licensed Practical Nurse that is licensed or in the immediate process, and qualifies, of obtaini... Full Description

Gifted Healthcare - Falls Church,VA
JOB REQUIREMENTSOncology/Onc Registered Nurse (RN) Travel JobOncology (Onc) nurses supervise and provide nursing care to cancer patients.Oncology/Onc ... Full Description

Ascension - Washington,DC
We Are Hiring RN-Long Term Care - Skilled Nursing Facility 005 - Part-Time,Night - Carroll Manor Nursing & Rehabi - Washington,DC. ...Licensed Registe... Full Description

Reston Hospital Center - HCA Healthcare - Reston,VA
BSN Graduate of an accredited Nursing Program or obtained within five years of employment. Current licensure as a Registered Nurse in the Commonwealth... Full Description

Job Openings

HCR ManorCare - Silver Spring,MD
Seasons - Silver Spring,MD
Washington Hospital Center - Chevy Chase,MD
Cross Country TravCorps - Reston,VA
MedStar Visiting Nurse Association - Washington,DC
HealthCare Traveler Jobs - Ashburn,VA