How much does a Nocturnist make hourly in the United States? The average hourly wage for a Nocturnist in the United States is $119 as of October 28, 2020, but the salary range typically falls between $102 and $142. Hourly rate 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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What is a Nocturnist?

A Nocturnist is a hospital-based physician who only works overnight. Most nocturnists are trained in internal medicine or family medicine and have experience in hospital medicine. However, there are nocturnists trained in other specialties, such as pediatrics. The main role of a Nocturnist is to admit patients into the hospital from an emergency department, and to care for previously admitted inpatients through the night....

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These charts show the average hourly wage (core compensation), as well as the average total hourly cash compensation for the job of Nocturnist in the United States. The average hourly rate for Nocturnist ranges from $102 to $142 with the average hourly pay of $119. The total hourly cash compensation, which includes base and short-term incentives, can vary anywhere from $129 to $208 with the average total hourly cash compensation of $159.

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