Market and culture influence nursing salaries

The bigger the healthcare system, the better the RN pay and benefits. Truth or myth? There’s hardly any difference between bigger and smaller, stated Harold “Pat” Patton, MSN, RN and CNO for University of California Irvine Health in southern California. “Smaller systems have to keep up with bigger ones because they have to get nurses, too,” he said. So, what does drive pay? The market, location and culture, said some insiders.

Size of healthcare system a minor factor in actual pay rates for nurses

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By Karen Schmidt
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