How much does a Jail Nurse make in the United States? The average Jail Nurse salary in the United States is $81,456 as of November 23, 2022, but the salary range typically falls between $74,269 and $93,180. 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, helps you determine your exact pay target. 

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Pulse Clinical Alliance - Los Angeles , CA
Pulse Clinical Alliance is hiring a Registered Nurse Medical Surgical - RN Med/Surg - Jail Ward in Los Angeles, CA Registered Nurse Job Details: * Contract: 13 weeks * Pay Rate: $79/hr * Shift
ZipRecruiter ATS Jobs for ZipSearch/ZipAlerts - 7 days ago
San Francisco Public Utilities Commission - San Francisco , CA
Registered Nurse Correctional /Jail Health Questionnaire Exam If you have any questions regarding this recruitment or application process, you may contactTara Stevensby email
Latpro - Diversity Jobs - 39 days ago
CHARGE RN needed on NIGHT SHIFT at Northern Regional Jail & Correctional Center in Moundsville, WV. Wexford Health Sources, the nation's leading innovative correctional health care company, provides ...
Appcast Exchange - 18 days ago
McHenry County Jail - Woodstock , IL
Additional Details MCHENRY COUNTY JAIL!ASK US ABOUT DAILY PAY!Come join the team ! What you bring to the table Education: * Graduation from an accredited School of Nursing Experience: * One (1) or ...
Vivian Health - 45 days ago
Education for Licensed Practical Nurse: * High school and specialized training for licensing/certification(s) Experience for Licensed Practical Nurse: * Basic knowledge of all medications being ... - 8 days ago
Advanced Correctional Healthcare, Inc. - Standish , MI
Nurse Practitioner Facility ... Arenac County Jail County Jail Location: Standish, MI Hours: 1 hour every other week JOB ...
iHire - 24 days ago

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