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Registered Nurses Salary Information in Maryland

The average annual and hourly salaries for registered nurses in the state of Maryland are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The comparison of the salary statistics of registered nurses among Maryland metropolitan areas is shown in Table 3. The salary statistics are 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 & 2. Annual & Hourly Salary of Registered Nurses in Maryland

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$54,460
25th Percentile Wage
$61,960
50th Percentile Wage
$73,440
75th Percentile Wage
$86,920
90th Percentile Wage
$99,710

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for registered nurses in Maryland in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $99,710. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $73,440. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $54,460.

Percentile BracketAverage Hourly Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$26.18
25th Percentile Wage
$29.79
50th Percentile Wage
$35.31
75th Percentile Wage
$41.79
90th Percentile Wage
$47.94

Table 2 shows the average hourly salary for registered nurses in Maryland in 5 percentile scales. The average hourly salary for the 90th percentile is $47.94. The median hourly salary is $35.31. The average hourly salary for the bottom 10 percent is $26.18.

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
201673,4401.84%4.26%
201572,0901.03%-
201471,3500.76%-
201370,8100.71%-
201270,310--

Table 3. Median Annual Salary of Registered Nurses in Maryland Cities

Table 3 shows the median annual salary of registered nurses in some Maryland cities and metropolitan areas. We note that the median annual salary of registered nurses in state of Maryland ranges from $58,270 to $75,580. The highest paying area for registered nurses in Maryland is Bethesda-Rockville-Frederick with a median annual salary of $75,580. The second highest paying city/area in Maryland State is Baltimore-Towson (mean annual salary $74,130). The lowest paying area is Garrett County with a median annual salary of $58,270.

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


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