How much does a Oncology Nurse make in the United States? The average Oncology Nurse salary in the United States is $81,100 as of September 26, 2022, but the range typically falls between $72,500 and $90,700. Salary ranges can vary widely depending on many important factors, including education, certifications, additional skills, the number of years you have spent in your profession. With more online, real-time compensation data than any other website, Salary.com helps you determine your exact pay target. 

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The Oncology Nurse records patient histories, performs various diagnostic tests, administers medications including chemotherapy, and develops patient care plans in conjunction with other medical professionals. Provides professional nursing care to assigned oncology patients. Being an Oncology Nurse observes patients' progress and records observations in patient medical records. Assists oncologists during examinations and procedures, operating and monitoring medical equipment as necessary. In addition, Oncology Nurse teaches patients and families about conditions and treatment options. Requires graduation from an approved nursing program. Typically reports to a manager or head of a unit/department. May require ONS/ONCC certification to deliver chemotherapy. Requires a state license to practice. Oncology Nurse's years of experience requirement may be unspecified. Certification and/or licensing in the position's specialty is the main requirement. (Copyright 2022 Salary.com)

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