How much does a Staff Nurse - RN I make in Bakersfield, CA? The average Staff Nurse - RN I salary in Bakersfield, CA is $68,234 as of April 27, 2020, but the range typically falls between $61,228 and $78,804. 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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Staff Nurse - RN I provides professional nursing care to assigned patients. Records patient histories, performs various diagnostic tests, administers medications, and develops patient care plans in conjunction with other medical professionals. Being a Staff Nurse - RN I assists physicians during examinations and procedures, operating and monitoring medical equipment as necessary. Observes patients' progress and records observations in patient medical records. Additionally, Staff Nurse - RN I promotes patients' independence by teaching patients and families to understand conditions, medications, and self-care skills. Typically requires a bachelor's degree in nursing. Typically reports to a manager or head of a unit/department. Requires a valid state RN license. The Staff Nurse - RN I works on projects/matters of limited complexity in a support role. Work is closely managed. To be a Staff Nurse - RN I typically requires 0-2 years of related experience. (Copyright 2020 Salary.com)... View full job description

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