How Much do Registered Nurses Make in Rhode Island?

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

According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, registered nurses in Rhode Island earn an average of $82,310 a year, equivalent to $39.57 an hour.

This is 6% more than registered nurses nationwide and 44% more than the typical Rhode Island worker.

  • Latest wage data is for May 2019
  • Pre-tax earnings; Wages only - does not include benefits
Rhode Island Registered Nurse Wages by Percentile
Percentile Hourly Annually
90th $49.89 $103,770
75th $46.04 $95,770
50th $39.97 $83,140
25th $33.35 $69,370
10th $28.36 $58,990
Rhode Island Registered Nurses Wages by Metro Area
  • Data is for the entire metro area, not just the city
Metro Area Hourly Annually
Providence $39.51 $82,170
Rhode Island Registered Nurse Wages by Year
Year Hourly Annually
2019 $39.57 $82,310
2018 $37.70 $78,420
2017 $36.85 $76,650
2016 $36.15 $75,200
2015 $36.74 $76,410
2014 $36.30 $75,510
2013 $35.62 $74,080
2012 $35.13 $73,070