The annual and hourly salary statistics of registered nurses in Eastern South Dakota nonmetropolitan area, South Dakota are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage data of registered nurses in Eastern South Dakota nonmetropolitan area is based on the national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics in 2017 and published in April 2018 .
|Percentile Bracket||Average Annual Salary|
|10th Percentile Wage||$41,590|
|25th Percentile Wage||$45,800|
|50th Percentile Wage||$52,810|
|75th Percentile Wage||$61,310|
|90th Percentile Wage||$71,160|
Table 1 shows the average annual salary for registered nurses in Eastern South Dakota nonmetropolitan area, South Dakota in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $71,160. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $52,810. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $41,590.
The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of registered nurses from 2012 to 2017.
|Year||Median Salary||Yearly Growth||5-Year Growth|
From Table 3 we note that the median annual salary of $52,810 in Eastern South Dakota nonmetropolitan area is in the middle of salary range for registered nurses in state of South Dakota. In comparison, the annual salary of registered nurses in Eastern South Dakota nonmetropolitan area is 10.8 percent (10.8%) lower than that in the highest paying Rapid City and 5.2 percent (5.2%) higher than that in the lowest paying Central South Dakota nonmetropolitan area.
|Cities/Areas||Median Annual Salary|
|Rapid City|| |
|Western South Dakota nonmetropolitan area|| |
|Sioux Falls|| |
|Eastern South Dakota nonmetropolitan area|| |
|Sioux City|| |
|Central South Dakota nonmetropolitan area|| |