How Much do Registered Nurses Make in Nebraska?

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

According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, registered nurses in Nebraska earn an average of $66,640 a year, equivalent to $32.04 an hour.

This is 14% less than registered nurses nationwide, but it is 38% more than the typical Nebraska worker.

  • Latest wage data is for May 2019
  • Pre-tax earnings; Wages only - does not include benefits
Nebraska Registered Nurse Wages by Percentile
Percentile Hourly Annually
90th $41.72 $86,770
75th $36.71 $76,360
50th $31.25 $65,010
25th $27.28 $56,750
10th $24.69 $51,350
Nebraska Registered Nurses Wages by Metro Area
  • Data is for the entire metro area, not just the city
Metro Area Hourly Annually
Lincoln $31.68 $65,900
Omaha $32.33 $67,240
Nebraska Registered Nurse Wages by Year
Year Hourly Annually
2019 $32.04 $66,640
2018 $31.00 $64,470
2017 $29.91 $62,210
2016 $29.02 $60,370
2015 $28.35 $58,970
2014 $27.67 $57,550
2013 $27.37 $56,920
2012 $27.09 $56,350