Staff Nurse - RN - Psychiatric Unit Salary in District of Columbia

How much does a Staff Nurse - RN - Psychiatric Unit make in District of Columbia? The average Staff Nurse - RN - Psychiatric Unit salary in District of Columbia is $83,440 as of January 20, 2020, but the range typically falls between $76,306 and $94,199. Salary ranges can vary widely depending on the city and many other important factors, including education, certifications, additional skills, the number of years you have spent in your profession.

25% $76,306 10% $69,810 90% $103,994 75% $94,199 $83,440 50%(Median)
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Staff Nurse - RN - Psychiatric Unit provides professional nursing care to assigned patients with varying levels of mental health disorders and/or intellectual and developmental disabilities, including outpatients and psychiatric inpatients. Works as part of an interdisciplinary medical team to evaluate patients and develop treatment plans. Being a Staff Nurse - RN - Psychiatric Unit administers medications, monitors patient progress, and records observations in patient medical records. Promotes patients' independence by teaching patients and families to understand conditions, medications, and self-care skills. Additionally, Staff Nurse - RN - Psychiatric Unit may supervise lower-level nurses. Typically requires a bachelor's degree in nursing. Typically reports to a manager or head of a unit/department. Staff Nurse - RN - Psychiatric Unit's years of experience requirement may be unspecified. Certification and/or licensing in the position's specialty is the main requirement. (Copyright 2020 Salary.com)

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Location Avg. Salary Date Updated
Location Naval Anacost Annex, DC Avg. Salary $83,020 Date Updated January 20, 2020
Location Parcel Return Service, DC Avg. Salary $83,020 Date Updated January 20, 2020
Location Washington, DC Avg. Salary $83,020 Date Updated January 20, 2020
Location Washington Navy Yard, DC Avg. Salary $83,020 Date Updated January 20, 2020
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