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$71,783

Average Base Salary

$35/hr

Average Hourly Rate

$1,177

Average Bonus
The average medical surgical nurse salary in Alabama, United States is $71,783 or an hourly rate of $35. This is 7% lower (-$5,690) than the average medical surgical nurse salary in the United States. In addition, they earn an average bonus of $1,177.
Salary by Experience

$56,741

Entry Level Salary

$87,267

Senior Level Salary
An entry level medical surgical nurse (1-3 years of experience) earns an average salary of $56,741. On the other end, a senior level medical surgical nurse (8+ years of experience) earns an average salary of $87,267.
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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