How Much do Registered Nurses Make in Kansas?

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

According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, registered nurses in Kansas earn an average of $62,450 a year, equivalent to $30.02 an hour.

This is 19% less than registered nurses nationwide, but it is 34% more than the typical Kansas worker.

  • Latest wage data is for May 2019
  • Pre-tax earnings; Wages only - does not include benefits
Kansas Registered Nurse Wages by Percentile
Percentile Hourly Annually
90th $39.21 $81,570
75th $34.67 $72,120
50th $29.23 $60,800
25th $25.37 $52,770
10th $21.68 $45,090
Kansas Registered Nurses Wages by Metro Area
  • Data is for the entire metro area, not just the city
Metro Area Hourly Annually
Lawrence $28.97 $60,270
Manhattan $28.42 $59,110
Topeka $31.86 $66,270
Wichita $27.63 $57,470
Kansas Registered Nurse Wages by Year
Year Hourly Annually
2019 $30.02 $62,450
2018 $29.34 $61,030
2017 $28.82 $59,940
2016 $28.01 $58,260
2015 $27.60 $57,410
2014 $27.31 $56,800
2013 $27.12 $56,410
2012 $26.94 $56,040