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2021 Nevada Acute Care Nurses Salary Guide

Provide advanced nursing care for patients with acute conditions such as heart attacks, respiratory distress syndrome, or shock. May care for pre- and post-operative patients or perform advanced, invasive diagnostic or therapeutic procedures.

Nevada Acute Care Nurses Salary 2021

Salary

$88K

Growth

22%

Bright Outlook

Bright

Green

No

How Much Do Acute Care Nurses Make in Nevada 2021?

Percentile 10% 25% 50% (Median) 75% 90%
Annual Wage $66,130 $74,670 $87,960 $104,560 $121,100
Hourly Wage $31.79 $35.90 $42.29 $50.27 $58.22

How Much Do Acute Care Nurses Make in Nevada 2021?

Percentile
10%
25%
50% (Median)
75%
90%
Annual Wage
$66,130
$74,670
$87,960
$104,560
$121,100
Hourly Wage
$31.79
$35.90
$42.29
$50.27
$58.22

What Do Acute Care Nurses Do?

Provide advanced nursing care for patients with acute conditions such as heart attacks, respiratory distress syndrome, or shock. May care for pre- and post-operative patients or perform advanced, invasive diagnostic or therapeutic procedures.

Also known as:

Charge Nurse, Charge Nurse, Cardiac Interventional Care, Preceptor, Progressive Care Unit Registered Nurse, Staff Nurse

  • Treat medical emergencies.
  • Monitor patients following surgeries or other treatments.
  • Administer anesthetics or sedatives to control pain.
  • Record patient medical histories.
  • Monitor patient conditions during treatments, procedures, or activities.
  • Administer blood or other fluids intravenously.
  • Diagnose medical conditions.
  • Analyze patient data to determine patient needs or treatment goals.
  • Adjust prostheses or other assistive devices.
  • Evaluate patient functioning, capabilities, or health.
  • Prescribe medications.
  • Monitor patient conditions during treatments, procedures, or activities.
  • Analyze test data or images to inform diagnosis or treatment.
  • Collect biological specimens from patients.
  • Communicate detailed medical information to patients or family members.
  • Refer patients to other healthcare practitioners or health resources.
  • Operate diagnostic or therapeutic medical instruments or equipment.
  • Prepare medical supplies or equipment for use.
  • Communicate detailed medical information to patients or family members.
  • Diagnose medical conditions.
  • Order medical diagnostic or clinical tests.
  • Analyze test data or images to inform diagnosis or treatment.
  • Collaborate with healthcare professionals to plan or provide treatment.
  • Assess patient work, living, or social environments.
  • Process healthcare paperwork.
  • Maintain medical or professional knowledge.
  • Train medical providers.
  • Evaluate treatment options to guide medical decisions.
  • Treat acute illnesses, infections, or injuries.
  • Collaborate with healthcare professionals to plan or provide treatment.
  • Advise patients on healthcare system processes.
  • Establish nursing policies or standards.

Acute Care Nurses Job Outlook in Nevada

Location 2019 Employment 2029 Employment Percent change Annual projected job openings
Nevada 6,550 8,010 22% 540
United States 3,096,700 3,318,700 7% 175,900

Acute Care Nurses Job Outlook in Nevada

Location
2019 Employment
2029 Employment
Percent change
Annual projected job openings
Nevada
6,550
8,010
22%
540
United States
3,096,700
3,318,700
7%
175,900

Acute Care Nurses Schooling & Experience

  • Bachelor's degree
  • No work experience
  • No on-the-job training

Acute Care Nurses Schools in Nevada

School Program Name Location Length / Graduates
Arizona College-Las Vegas Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse Las Vegas, NV 4 years: 35
Carrington College-Reno Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse Reno, NV 2 years: 79
Chamberlain University-Nevada Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse Las Vegas, NV 4 years: 98
College of Southern Nevada Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse Las Vegas, NV 2 years: 209
Great Basin College Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse Elko, NV 2 years: 31
4 years: 16
Las Vegas College Nursing Practice Henderson, NV 2 years: 64
Nevada State College Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse Henderson, NV 4 years: 254
Roseman University of Health Sciences Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse Henderson, NV 4 years: 373
Touro University Nevada Nursing Science Henderson, NV Less than one year: 0
More than 4 years: 28
Touro University Nevada Nursing Practice Henderson, NV More than 4 years: 33

Acute Care Nurses Schools in Nevada

27 Nevada
School
Program Name
Location
Length / Graduates
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse
Las Vegas, NV
4 years: 35
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse
Reno, NV
2 years: 79
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse
Las Vegas, NV
4 years: 98
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse
Las Vegas, NV
2 years: 209
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse
Elko, NV
2 years: 31
4 years: 16
Nursing Practice
Henderson, NV
2 years: 64
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse
Henderson, NV
4 years: 254
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse
Henderson, NV
4 years: 373
Nursing Science
Henderson, NV
Less than one year: 0
More than 4 years: 28
Nursing Practice
Henderson, NV
More than 4 years: 33

Acute Care Nurses Jobs in Nevada.

Job Title Company Location Date Posted Federal Contractor
Certified Mental Health Tech (Tier II) - NVNV Psych T4 Prime Healthcare North Las Vegas, Nevada 09/21/2021 No
Charge Nurse 12hr - NVNV ER Prime Healthcare North Las Vegas, Nevada 09/21/2021 No
Charge Nurse 12hr - NVNV ER Prime Healthcare North Las Vegas, Nevada 09/21/2021 No
Float Pool Registered Nurse (Medical - Surgical) HCA, Hospital Corporation of America Las Vegas, Nevada 09/21/2021 No
House Supervisor 12hr - NVNV Prime Healthcare North Las Vegas, Nevada 09/21/2021 No
Infection Prevention & Control Specialist HCA, Hospital Corporation of America Las Vegas, Nevada 09/21/2021 No
Intake Coordinator Behavioral Health HCA, Hospital Corporation of America Las Vegas, Nevada 09/21/2021 No
Intermediate Care Nurse HCA, Hospital Corporation of America Las Vegas, Nevada 09/21/2021 No
Intermediate Medical Care Nurse HCA, Hospital Corporation of America Las Vegas, Nevada 09/21/2021 No
Intermediate Medical Care Nurse PRN HCA, Hospital Corporation of America Las Vegas, Nevada 09/21/2021 No

Acute Care Nurses Jobs in Nevada.

24 Nevada
Job Title
Company
Location
Date Posted
Federal Contractor
Prime Healthcare
North Las Vegas, Nevada
09/21/2021
No
Prime Healthcare
North Las Vegas, Nevada
09/21/2021
No
Prime Healthcare
North Las Vegas, Nevada
09/21/2021
No
HCA, Hospital Corporation of America
Las Vegas, Nevada
09/21/2021
No
Prime Healthcare
North Las Vegas, Nevada
09/21/2021
No
HCA, Hospital Corporation of America
Las Vegas, Nevada
09/21/2021
No
HCA, Hospital Corporation of America
Las Vegas, Nevada
09/21/2021
No
HCA, Hospital Corporation of America
Las Vegas, Nevada
09/21/2021
No
HCA, Hospital Corporation of America
Las Vegas, Nevada
09/21/2021
No
HCA, Hospital Corporation of America
Las Vegas, Nevada
09/21/2021
No

Acute Care Nurses Salary Guide 2021

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