How much does a Registered Nurse (RN), Surgical First Assistant make in the United States? The average Registered Nurse (RN), Surgical First Assistant salary in the United States is $100,800 as of December 27, 2021, but the range typically falls between $91,200 and $112,300. 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% $91,200 10% $82,460 90% $122,770 75% $112,300 $100,800 50%(Median)
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The Registered Nurse (RN), Surgical First Assistant assists surgeon during surgical procedures by positioning skin preparation, providing wound exposure, performing tissue dissection, suturing, and other surgical tasks. Provides direct patient care to surgical patients throughout the perioperative period. Being a Registered Nurse (RN), Surgical First Assistant participates in discharge planning and counsels patients and caregivers on appropriate post-operative care. Administers medications and IV treatments as necessary. In addition, Registered Nurse (RN), Surgical First Assistant requires graduation from an approved nursing program. Typically reports to a manager or head of a unit/department. Requires certification as a Registered Nurse First Assistant (CRNFA) and may also require Certified Nurse Operating Room (CNOR) certification. Requires a state license to practice. Registered Nurse (RN), Surgical First Assistant'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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