Registered Nurse Salary in Ohio - OH

Ohio Registered Nurses Salaries

Nursing salaries vary across the country.  The United States Department of Labor reports the average salary for nurses is $52,330.  The average registered nurse salary in Ohio is $65,000, over $10,000 more than the national average!  Additionally, many Ohio medical facilities offer signing bonuses. 

Below are the average salaries of the six largest cities in the state:

Akron, Ohio RN salary - $58,000
Cincinnati, Ohio RN salary - $68,000
Cleveland, Ohio RN salary - $73,000
Columbus, Ohio RN salary - $48,000
Dayton, Ohio RN salary - $ 74,000
Toledo, Ohio RN salary - $66,000


Military Info
Military personal and families interested in pursuing a career as a registered nurse are eligible to use their GI Bill for their education upon completion of service.  The GI Bill can be used for educational purposes by a member of the military or transferred to a military family member.  A registered nurse in the military can serve in the Air Force, Army, Cost Guard and Navy.  Positions may be available at area bases or VA hospitals.  Duties include assisting physicians, administering medications, caring for patients, and possible supervision of other nurses, aides and personnel. 

Military Bases in Ohio
Defense Supply Center Columbus
DSCC (DES-CQ), PO Box 3990
Columbus, OH 43218-3990
(614) 692-4758

Wright-Patterson AFB
2000 Allbrook Drive, Area C, Building 2, 88 MSS/DPF
Wright-Patterson AFB, OH 45433-5315
(937) 257-3810

VA Hospitals in Ohio
Chillicothe VA Medical Center
17273 St. Rt. 104
Chillicothe, OH 45601

Cincinnati VA Medical Center
3200 Vine Street
Cincinnati, Ohio 45220
(513) 861-3100

Louis Stokes VA Medical Center
10701 East Boulevard
Cleveland, OH 44106
(216) 791-3800

Chalmers P. Wylie Ambulatory Care Center
420 N James Road
Columbus, OH 43219
(888) 615-9448

Dayton VA Medical Center
4100 W. Third Street
Dayton, Ohio 45428
(800) 368-8262

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