How Much do Registered Nurses Make in Alaska?

Do registered nurses in Alaska make a lot of money? What is the average pay for Alaska registered nurses?

According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, registered nurses in Alaska earn an average of $90,500 a year, equivalent to $43.51 an hour.

This is 17% more than registered nurses nationwide and 53% more than the typical Alaska worker.

  • Latest wage data is for May 2019
  • Pre-tax earnings; Wages only - does not include benefits
Alaska Registered Nurse Wages by Percentile
Percentile Hourly Annually
90th $58.85 $122,400
75th $52.35 $108,880
50th $43.54 $90,550
25th $35.00 $72,790
10th $29.36 $61,060
Alaska Registered Nurses Wages by Metro Area
  • Data is for the entire metro area, not just the city
Metro Area Hourly Annually
Anchorage $42.72 $88,860
Fairbanks $40.94 $85,150
Alaska Registered Nurse Wages by Year
Year Hourly Annually
2019 $43.51 $90,500
2018 $42.94 $89,310
2017 $42.07 $87,510
2016 $41.56 $86,450
2015 $42.55 $88,510
2014 $41.22 $85,740
2013 $40.21 $83,640
2012 $38.93 $80,970