How much does a Staff Nurse - RN - Psychiatric Unit make in Louisiana? The average Staff Nurse - RN - Psychiatric Unit salary in Louisiana is $71,999 as of February 26, 2020, but the range typically falls between $65,841 and $81,283. 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.

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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 Abbeville, LA Avg. Salary $68,650 Date Updated February 26, 2020
Location Abita Springs, LA Avg. Salary $74,009 Date Updated February 26, 2020
Location Acme, LA Avg. Salary $65,987 Date Updated February 26, 2020
Location Addis, LA Avg. Salary $69,880 Date Updated February 26, 2020
Location Aimwell, LA Avg. Salary $65,987 Date Updated February 26, 2020
Location Akers, LA Avg. Salary $73,174 Date Updated February 26, 2020
Location Albany, LA Avg. Salary $69,278 Date Updated February 26, 2020
Location Alexandria, LA Avg. Salary $66,588 Date Updated February 26, 2020
Location Ama, LA Avg. Salary $74,449 Date Updated February 26, 2020
Location Amelia, LA Avg. Salary $69,278 Date Updated February 26, 2020
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