Staff Nurse - RN - Psychiatric Unit Salary in New Jersey

How much does a Staff Nurse - RN - Psychiatric Unit make in New Jersey? The average Staff Nurse - RN - Psychiatric Unit salary in New Jersey is $82,466 as of October 30, 2019, but the range typically falls between $75,415 and $93,103. 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.

Salary range for a Staff Nurse - RN - Psychiatric Unit
$75,415 to $93,103
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Job Description

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 2019 Salary.com)

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Location Avg. Salary Date Updated
Location Bayonne, NJ Avg. Salary $85,181 Date Updated October 30, 2019
Location Bergenfield, NJ Avg. Salary $85,927 Date Updated October 30, 2019
Location Bloomfield, NJ Avg. Salary $86,001 Date Updated October 30, 2019
Location East Brunswick, NJ Avg. Salary $86,419 Date Updated October 30, 2019
Location Hoboken, NJ Avg. Salary $90,253 Date Updated October 30, 2019
Location Irvington, NJ Avg. Salary $85,181 Date Updated October 30, 2019
Location Lakewood, NJ Avg. Salary $84,955 Date Updated October 30, 2019
Location Middlesex, NJ Avg. Salary $83,689 Date Updated October 30, 2019
Location Passaic, NJ Avg. Salary $86,001 Date Updated October 30, 2019
Location Union, NJ Avg. Salary $85,181 Date Updated October 30, 2019
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