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Average Bonus
The average icu nurse salary in Alabama, United States is $70,107 or an hourly rate of $34. This is 7% lower (-$5,557) than the average icu nurse salary in the United States. In addition, they earn an average bonus of $1,143.
Salary by Experience


Entry Level Salary


Senior Level Salary
An entry level icu nurse (1-3 years of experience) earns an average salary of $54,275. On the other end, a senior level icu nurse (8+ years of experience) earns an average salary of $82,590.
Job Description
Assess patient health problems and needs, develop and implement nursing care plans, and maintain medical records. Administer nursing care to ill, injured, convalescent, or disabled patients. May advise patients on health maintenance and disease prevention or provide case management. Licensing or registration required. Includes Clinical Nurse Specialists. Excludes “Nurse Anesthetists” (29-1151), “Nurse Midwives” (29-1161), and “Nurse Practitioners” (29-1171).

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