How much does a Psychiatric Nurse make in the United States?

Average Psychiatric Nurse Salary

High Confidence

$2,217/week

This is 30% lower than the travel nursing US average of $2,886.

Estimate based on 9065 active jobs in the last 90 days.

Where do Psychiatric Nurses get paid the most?

StateAverage Weekly SalaryMax Weekly Salary
Maine$2,705$5,472
Iowa$2,645$4,716
Rhode Island$2,536$3,760
Alaska$2,515$4,575
Missouri$2,483$4,224
New Jersey$2,478$5,217
Vermont$2,407$4,270
New Hampshire$2,396$4,236
Pennsylvania$2,371$4,560
South Dakota$2,367$3,564

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What cities pay the most for Psychiatric Nurse?

CityAverage Weekly SalaryMax Weekly Salary
Sleepy Hollow, New York$5,089$5,098
Newark, New Jersey$5,062$5,062
Toms River, New Jersey$5,062$5,062
Plainview, New York$5,046$5,465
Scottsdale, Arizona$4,727$4,727
Amityville, New York$4,659$5,460
Oconomowoc, Wisconsin$4,244$4,244
Monroe, Michigan$4,205$5,027
Sun City, Arizona$4,000$4,000
Cedar Falls, Iowa$3,942$4,716

Top Psychiatric Nurse Jobs

View job details for Travel Nurse RN - PsychiatricArdor Health Solutions
Travel Nurse RN - Psychiatric
Westbrook, Maine
Ardor Health Solutions
a day ago
Nov 1513 wks3x12 hrsNightsCOVID19
$3,817/wk
Travel contract
I'm interested
View job details for Travel Nurse RN - PsychiatricArdor Health Solutions
Travel Nurse RN - Psychiatric
Westbrook, Maine
Ardor Health Solutions
a day ago
Nov 1513 wks3x12 hrsFlexibleCOVID19
$3,817/wk
Travel contract
I'm interested
View job details for Travel Nurse RN - PsychiatricFocus Staff
Travel Nurse RN - Psychiatric
Devens, Massachusetts
Focus Staff
19 hours ago
Nov 813 wks3x12 hrs
$2,598/wk
Travel contract
I'm interested
View job details for Travel Nurse RN - PsychiatricFocus Staff
Travel Nurse RN - Psychiatric
Devens, Massachusetts
Focus Staff
19 hours ago
Nov 813 wks3x12 hrs
$2,041/wk
Travel contract
I'm interested
View job details for Travel Nurse RN - PsychiatricAccountable Healthcare Staffing
Travel Nurse RN - Psychiatric
Adventist Health Vallejo CA
Vallejo, California
Accountable Healthcare Staffing
a day ago
Nov 113 wks3x12 hrs
$1,638/wk
Travel contract
I'm interested

What are the highest paying Agencies for Psychiatric Nurse jobs?

Average Weekly SalaryMax Weekly Salary
Aequor Healthcare Services Staffing$5,234$5,234
Tact Medical Staffing$4,176$4,570
Gale Healthcare Solutions$3,574$6,829
IntellaPro$3,557$3,557
Sharp Nursing Medical Staffing$3,400$5,000
ADN Healthcare$3,283$4,032
BSI Solutions$3,276$4,032
Cross Country Nurses$3,242$5,475
GQR Healthcare$3,217$3,217
NuWest Travel Nursing$3,146$3,146