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Registered Nurses Salary Information in Baltimore-Towson, Maryland

The annual and hourly salary statistics of registered nurses in Baltimore-Towson, Maryland are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage information of registered nurses in Baltimore-Towson is based on the national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics in 2016 and published in April 2017 [1].

Table 1 & Table 2. Annual & Hourly Salaries of Registered Nurses in Baltimore-Towson, Maryland

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$55,120
25th Percentile Wage
$62,520
50th Percentile Wage
$74,130
75th Percentile Wage
$88,620
90th Percentile Wage
$100,980

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for registered nurses in Baltimore-Towson, Maryland in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $100,980. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $74,130. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $55,120.

Percentile BracketAverage Hourly Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$26.50
25th Percentile Wage
$30.06
50th Percentile Wage
$35.64
75th Percentile Wage
$42.61
90th Percentile Wage
$48.55

Table 2 shows the average hourly salary for registered nurses in Baltimore-Towson, Maryland. The average hourly salary for the 90th percentile is $48.55. The median hourly salary is $35.64. The average hourly salary for the bottom 10 percent is $26.50.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2016)

The following table and chart show the trend of the median salary of registered nurses from 2012 to 2016.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth4-Year Growth
201674,1302.25%4.71%
201572,4600.91%-
201471,8000.93%-
201371,1300.69%-
201270,640--

Table 3. Compare Registered Nurses Salary in Baltimore-Towson with Other Maryland Cities

From Table 3 we note that with a median annual salary of $74,130, Baltimore-Towson is the second highest paying city for registered nurses in state of Maryland, following the highest paying city Bethesda-Rockville-Frederick (median annual salary of $75,580). Compared with Bethesda-Rockville-Frederick, the median annual salary of registered nurses in Baltimore-Towson is 1.9 percent (1.9%) lower.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Bethesda-Rockville-Frederick
$75,580
Baltimore-Towson
$74,130
St Marys County
$70,220
Salisbury
$65,940
Upper Eastern Shore nonmetropolitan area
$65,560
Garrett County
$58,270

See also: Top paying jobs in Baltimore-Towson, Maryland.