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Acute Care Nurse Jobs Salary Insights
Average Acute Care Nurse Salary
The average salary for a Acute Care Nurse is $45.92 per hour. This is 5% higher than the nursing US average of $43.85.
Last updated on December 5, 2023. Based on active jobs on Vivian.com.
Acute Care Nurse Jobs FAQs
What hospitals currently have the most Acute Care Nurse job opportunities?
The hospitals on Vivian that currently have the most Acute Care Nurse jobs are OSF Saint Francis Medical Center (24 jobs), Penn State Health Milton S. Hershey Medical Center (22 jobs), and Lubbock Heart Hospital (20 jobs).
Does Vivian have any travel Nursing jobs?
As of Wednesday, December 6th 2023, Vivian has 420 listings for travel Nursing jobs. These jobs pay $2,220 per hour on average, and up to $4,085 per hour for the top-paying job listed.
Where can I learn more about working as a Acute Care Nurse?
Take a look at Vivian's Acute Care Nurse Career Guide for more information, including required education, responsibilities, pros and cons and more.
What is an Acute Care Nurse?
An acute care nurse is a registered nurse who specializes in treating patients with short-term but serious conditions who need immediate assistance. They may be called on to treat a wide array of severe injuries and illnesses, from med-surg patients, to car accident victims, to strokes. Acute care nursing is a rewarding yet challenging career path due to the time-sensitive, critical situations they’re often thrust into.