The salary statistics of registered nurses in the industry sector of manufacturing are shown in Table 1. In Table 2 we compare registered nurses salaries in different industries within the manufacturing sector.
|Percentile Bracket||Average Annual Salary|
|10th Percentile Wage|| |
|25th Percentile Wage|| |
|50th Percentile Wage|| |
|75th Percentile Wage|| |
|90th Percentile Wage|| |
Table 1 shows the average annual salary for registered nurses in the industry sector of manufacturing. The salaries are shown in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) registered nurses is $97,360. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $66,750. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent paid registered nurses is $45,910.
The following table and chart show the trend of the median salary of registered nurses in the industry sector of manufacturing from 2012 to 2016.
|Year||Median Salary||Yearly Growth||4-Year Growth|
The average salaries of registered nurses in 25 industries in the manufacturing sector are shown below. We note that within this industry sector, the salaries vary among different industries. The highest paying industry for registered nurses occupations is the navigational, measuring, electromedical, and control instruments manufacturing industry with an annual salary $84,910. The lowest paying industry is the fruit and vegetable preserving and specialty food manufacturing industry (annual salary $53,270). For detailed registered nurses salary information in a particular industry, use the links provided below.
|Industry Name||Median Annual Salary|
|Navigational, Measuring, Electromedical, and Control Instruments Manufacturing|| |
|Computer and Electronic Product Manufacturing|| |
|Aerospace Product and Parts Manufacturing|| |
|Pharmaceutical and Medicine Manufacturing|| |
|Chemical Manufacturing|| |
|Resin, Synthetic Rubber, and Artificial Synthetic Fibers and Filaments Manufacturing|| |
|Basic Chemical Manufacturing|| |
|Transportation Equipment Manufacturing|| |
|Motor Vehicle Manufacturing|| |
|Fabricated Metal Product Manufacturing|| |
|Motor Vehicle Parts Manufacturing|| |
|Miscellaneous Manufacturing|| |
|Paper Manufacturing|| |
|Medical Equipment and Supplies Manufacturing|| |
|Other Fabricated Metal Product Manufacturing|| |
|Plastics and Rubber Products Manufacturing|| |
|Primary Metal Manufacturing|| |
|Pulp, Paper, and Paperboard Mills|| |
|Nonmetallic Mineral Product Manufacturing|| |
|Machinery Manufacturing|| |
|Electrical Equipment, Appliance, and Component Manufacturing|| |
|Food Manufacturing|| |
|Animal Slaughtering and Processing|| |
|Household Appliance Manufacturing|| |
|Fruit and Vegetable Preserving and Specialty Food Manufacturing|| |
Data source: The national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) in 2016 and published in April 2017 .