Minnesota Registered Nurse Salary

This page provides you with a complete overview of the Registered Nurse field in the state of Minnesota. Here you will find statistics on salaries, careers, jobs and best cities hiring a Registered Nurse and more.

Average Salary of a Minnesota Registered Nurse

According to Indeed.com, the average salary of a Registered Nurse was $58,000 vs the national salary of $66,000. A Registered Nurse in Minnesota saw a healthy number of companies featuring over 5,627 jobs. The types of jobs posted ranged from Full-time, Part-time, Contract, Temporary, and Commission while the most common level of experience required for these jobs was Senior Level.

Minnesota Registered Nurse

In USD as of September 26, 2016 55k 110k 165k
Registered Nurse $58,000 Bar high
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Average Registered Nurse salaries for job postings in Minnesota are 13% lower than average Registered Nurse salaries for job postings nationwide. The top 5 employers were CentraCare Health, Ecumen, Sunbelt Staffing, The Evangelical Lutheran Good Samaritan Society, and Favorite Healthcare Staffing offering Full-time, Part-time, Contract, Temporary, and Commission with Senior Level, Mid Level, and Entry Level required.

Additional Salaries by Patient Group

In this section explore additional details on the following specialities:

  1. Addiction Nursing
  2. Cardiovascular Nursing
  3. Clinical Nurse Specialist
  4. Critical Care Nursing
  5. Genetics Nursing
  6. Neonatal Nursing
  7. Nephrology Nursing
  8. Nurse Educators
  9. Public Health Nursing

Addiction Nursing

In USD as of September 20, 2016 55k 110k 165k
Addiction Nursing $48,000 Bar high
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Average Addiction Nursing salaries for job postings in Minnesota are 13% lower than average Addiction Nursing salaries for job postings nationwide. The top 5 employers were Volunteers of America, Minnesota Department of Human Services, Colonial Management Group, Volunteers of America National Services, and Fairview Health Services offering Full-time, Part-time, Contract, Internship, and Temporary with Entry Level and Mid Level required.

Cardiovascular Nursing

In USD as of September 20, 2016 55k 110k 165k
Cardiovascular Nursing $60,000 Bar high
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Average Cardiovascular Nursing salaries for job postings in Minnesota are 13% lower than average Cardiovascular Nursing salaries for job postings nationwide. The top 5 employers were Cardiovascular Systems, Inc., Hennepin County Medical Center, Mayo Clinic, HealthEast, and Essentia Health offering Full-time, Contract, Part-time, Temporary, and Internship with Entry Level, Mid Level, and Senior Level required.

Clinical Nurse Specialist

In USD as of September 20, 2016 55k 110k 165k
Clinical Nurse Specialist $62,000 Bar high
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Average Clinical Nurse Specialist salaries for job postings in Minnesota are 13% lower than average Clinical Nurse Specialist salaries for job postings nationwide. The top 5 employers were offering with required.

Critical Care Nursing

In USD as of September 20, 2016 55k 110k 165k
Critical Care Nursing $56,000 Bar high
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Average Critical Care Nursing salaries for job postings in Minnesota are 13% lower than average Critical Care Nursing salaries for job postings nationwide. The top 5 employers were Presbyterian Homes & Services, Park Nicollet, Fairview Health Services, HealthEast, and Essentia Health offering Full-time, Part-time, Contract, Temporary, and Commission with Entry Level, Senior Level, and Mid Level required.

Genetics Nursing

In USD as of September 20, 2016 55k 110k 165k
Genetics Nursing $61,000 Bar high
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Average Genetics Nursing salaries for job postings in Minnesota are 13% lower than average Genetics Nursing salaries for job postings nationwide. The top 5 employers were Interim HealthCare, Legacy Home Care, UnitedHealth Group, Colonial Management Group, and Sunflower Communities offering Full-time, Part-time, Contract, and Temporary with Entry Level, Senior Level, and Mid Level required.

Neonatal Nursing

In USD as of September 20, 2016 55k 110k 165k
Neonatal Nursing $58,000 Bar high
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Average Neonatal Nursing salaries for job postings in Minnesota are 13% lower than average Neonatal Nursing salaries for job postings nationwide. The top 5 employers were Children's Hospitals and Clinics of Minnesota, St. Luke's – Duluth, HealthCare Traveler Jobs, Lakeview Hospital, and Fairview Health Services offering Full-time, Part-time, Contract, and Temporary with Mid Level and Entry Level required.

Nephrology Nursing

In USD as of September 20, 2016 55k 110k 165k
Nephrology Nursing $58,000 Bar high
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Average Nephrology Nursing salaries for job postings in Minnesota are 13% lower than average Nephrology Nursing salaries for job postings nationwide. The top 5 employers were CentraCare Health, DaVita, Mayo Clinic, Essentia Health, and University of Minnesota Physicians offering Full-time, Part-time, and Contract with Mid Level and Entry Level required.

Nurse Educators

In USD as of September 20, 2016 55k 110k 165k
Nurse Educators $75,000 Bar high
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Average Nurse Educators salaries for job postings in Minnesota are 13% lower than average Nurse Educators salaries for job postings nationwide. The top 5 employers were HealthPartners, NORTH MEMORIAL HEALTHCARE, CentraCare Health, Mayo Clinic, and HealthEast offering Full-time, Part-time, Contract, Temporary, and Commission with Mid Level, Entry Level, and Senior Level required.

Public Health Nursing

In USD as of September 20, 2016 55k 110k 165k
Public Health Nursing $53,000 Bar high
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Average Public Health Nursing salaries for job postings in Minnesota are 13% lower than average Public Health Nursing salaries for job postings nationwide. The top 5 employers were Accurate Home Care, Hennepin County, Regions Hospital, Chandler Place, and Matrix Medical Network offering Full-time, Part-time, Contract, Temporary, Commission, and Internship with Mid Level, Entry Level, and Senior Level required.

Top Employers of a Minnesota Registered Nurse

According to Indeed.com, there were approximately 5,627 jobs for a Minnesota Registered Nurse with most employers looking for Senior Level, Mid Level, and Entry Level candidates.

Company # Jobs Available*
Mayo Clinic 455 jobs
Allina Health 351 jobs
Fairview Health Services 168 jobs
Golden Living Centers 164 jobs
Accurate Home Care 126 jobs
Recover Health 125 jobs
Park Nicollet 116 jobs
CentraCare Health 98 jobs
Ecumen 77 jobs
Sunbelt Staffing 75 jobs
The Evangelical Lutheran Good Samaritan Society 66 jobs
Favorite Healthcare Staffing 64 jobs
Sanford Health 62 jobs
PRIDE Health, LLC 60 jobs
HealthEast 53 jobs

Top Cities with the Most Job Openings

According to Indeed.com, there were a total of 5,627 Registered Nurse jobs in Minnesota.

City # Jobs Available*
Minneapolis, MN 159 jobs
Saint Paul, MN 81 jobs
Minnesota 73 jobs
Duluth, MN 53 jobs
Rochester, MN 38 jobs

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*Indicates number of job postings as of September, 2016.

Written by Robert Sanchez
Robert Sanchez is HealthGrad.com's Chief Editorialist. Robert Sanchez has over 10 years experience in the Healthcare field and more recently has become an avid writer advising on career and job topics in this exciting field.

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