How Much do Registered Nurses Make in Michigan?

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

According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, registered nurses in Michigan earn an average of $73,200 a year, equivalent to $35.19 an hour.

This is 5% less than registered nurses nationwide, but it is 44% more than the typical Michigan worker.

  • Latest wage data is for May 2019
  • Pre-tax earnings; Wages only - does not include benefits
Michigan Registered Nurse Wages by Percentile
Percentile Hourly Annually
90th $46.33 $96,370
75th $39.59 $82,340
50th $34.74 $72,260
25th $29.86 $62,100
10th $26.33 $54,770
Michigan Registered Nurses Wages by Metro Area
  • Data is for the entire metro area, not just the city
Metro Area Hourly Annually
Ann Arbor $38.14 $79,340
Battle Creek $33.81 $70,320
Benton Harbor $34.35 $71,440
Detroit $36.45 $75,810
Flint $36.20 $75,300
Grand Rapids $32.80 $68,220
Lansing $36.36 $75,630
Monroe $32.71 $68,040
Muskegon $33.06 $68,770
Saginaw $32.33 $67,250
Michigan Registered Nurse Wages by Year
Year Hourly Annually
2019 $35.19 $73,200
2018 $34.29 $71,330
2017 $33.23 $69,120
2016 $33.22 $69,100
2015 $32.54 $67,690
2014 $32.30 $67,180
2013 $31.64 $65,820
2012 $30.97 $64,430