How much does a Pediatric Nurse make in the United States? The average Pediatric Nurse salary in the United States is $73,500 as of August 27, 2021, but the range typically falls between $66,600 and $84,100. 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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25% $66,600 10% $60,318 90% $93,751 75% $84,100 $73,500 50%(Median)
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The Pediatric Nurse records patient histories, performs various diagnostic tests, administers medications, and develops pediatric patient care plans in conjunction with other medical professionals. Provides professional nursing care to assigned pediatric patients. Being a Pediatric Nurse observes patients' progress and records observations in patient medical records. Assists physicians during examinations and procedures, operating and monitoring medical equipment as necessary. In addition, Pediatric Nurse promotes patients' independence by teaching patients and families to understand conditions, medications, and self-care skills. Requires graduation from an approved nursing program. Typically reports to a manager or head of a unit/department. Requires a registered nurse. Requires a state license to practice. Pediatric Nurse's years of experience requirement may be unspecified. Certification and/or licensing in the position's specialty is the main requirement. (Copyright 2021 Salary.com)

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