Sign-On Bonus and Nurse Incentives

Department New Grad-2 Years 2-5 Years 5-10 Years 10+ Years Relocation
ER, OR, MCU, ICU, Cath Lab $5,000 $8,500 $12,000 $15,000 Up to $5,000
Med/Surg, Inpt Rehab, Ortho-Joint, BMed $5,000 $7,500 $10,000 $10,000 Up to $5,000
Salary
  • Base hourly wages range from $25.95 to $40.55
  • New grad nurses can expect $25.95 while RNs with 15+ years of experience start around $40.55
  • BSNs are paid an additional $1.00 per hour and MSNs receive an extra $2.00 per hour
  • Additional compensation for differentials when applicable (such as Night Shifts or Holidays)
  • Annual increases for merit and in accordance with union contract
Sign-On Bonus and Relocation Assistance
  • Approved relocation expenses dependent on distance (150 - 1,000 miles = $3,000;>1,000 miles = $5,000)
  • Sign-On Bonus amount is dependent on years of experience in speciality as RN
  • $5k Sign-On amortized over 2 years and Sign-On >$5k amortized over 3 years
  • Approved relocation expenses are dependent on distance (150 - 1,000 miles = $3k; >1,000 miles = $5k)
  • Relocation assistance - possibly including up to 2 months of temporary housing if available
Nurse Incentives
  • Years of experience are based on number of years as RN in specialty
  • $5,000 Incentive sign-on amortized over 2 years
  • >$5,000 Incentive sign-on amortized over 3 years