RN average hourly wage, salary for all 50 states — California tops list at $120K – Becker's Hospital Review

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Registered nurses in the U.S. make an average of $80,010 annually, but nurses in some states make much more than the mean annual wage, according to the Bureau of Labor Statistics.
For instance, nurses in California earn the highest average salary of all U.S. nurses at $120,560. Hawaii is second at $104,830, followed by Massachusetts, Oregon and Alaska.  
Below are the average mean hourly wages and salaries for nurses in all 50 states, based on May 2020 BLS data, the most recent data available, and listed in alphabetical order.
Median annual household income data is based on the U.S. Census Bureau 2019 Current Population Survey, Annual Social and Economic Supplements Data Tables and reported by the Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation. 
Alabama
Hourly:  $28.96
Annual wage: $60,230
Median annual household income: $51,734
Alaska
Hourly:  $45.81
Annual wage: $95,270
Median annual household income: $75,463
Arizona
Hourly: $38.64
Annual wage: $80,380
Median annual household income: $62,055
Arkansas
Hourly: $30.60
Annual wage: $63,640
Median annual household income: $48,952
California
Hourly: $57.96
Annual wage: $120,560
Median annual household income: $80,440
Colorado
Hourly: $37.43   
Annual wage: $77,860
Median annual household income: $77,127
Connecticut
Hourly: $40.79  
Annual wage: $84,850  
Median annual household income: $78,833
Delaware
Hourly: $35.74
Annual wage: $74,330
Median annual household income: $70,176
Florida
Hourly: $33.42
Annual wage:  $69,510
Median annual household income: $59,227
Georgia
Hourly: $34.38 
Annual wage: $71,510   
Median annual household income: $61,980
Hawaii
Hourly: $50.40    
Annual wage: $104,830
Median annual household income: $83,102
Idaho
Hourly: $34.44  
Annual wage: $71,640
Median annual household income: $60,999
Illinois
Hourly: $35.85   
Annual wage: $74,560  
Median annual household income: $69,187
Indiana
Hourly: $32.45 
Annual wage: $67,490
Median annual household income: $57,603
Iowa
Hourly: $30.08   
Annual wage: $62,570 
Median annual household income: $61,691
Kansas
Hourly: $30.87 
Annual wage: $64,200
Median annual household income: $62,087
Kentucky
Hourly: $31.12 
Annual wage: $64,730
Median annual household income: $52,295
Louisiana
Hourly: $32.70   
Annual wage: $68,010  
Median annual household income: $51,073
Maine
Hourly: $34.16 
Annual wage: $71,040  
Median annual household income: $58,924
Maryland
Hourly: $39.23  
Annual wage: $81,590  
Median annual household income: $86,738
Massachusetts
Hourly: $46.27  
Annual wage: $96,250 
Median annual household income: $85,843
Michigan
Hourly: $35.57
Annual wage: $73,980
Median annual household income: $59,584
Minnesota
Hourly: $38.92
Annual wage: $80,960
Median annual household income: $74,593
Mississippi
Hourly: $29.45
Annual wage: $61,250
Median annual household income: $45,792
Missouri
Hourly: $31.68 
Annual wage: $65,900 
Median annual household income: $57,409
Montana
Hourly: $33.91
Annual wage: $70,530
Median annual household income: $57,153
Nebraska
Hourly: $33.41
Annual wage: $69,480
Median annual household income: $63,229
Nevada
Hourly: $43.15
Annual wage: $89,750
Median annual household income: $63,276
New Hampshire
Hourly: $36.52
Annual wage: $75,970
Median annual household income: $77,933
New Jersey
Hourly: $41.21  
Annual wage: $85,720
Median annual household income: $85,751
New Mexico
Hourly: $36.40
Annual wage: $75,700
Median annual household income: $51,945
New York
Hourly: $43.16
Annual wage: $89,760  
Median annual household income: $72,108
North Carolina
Hourly: $33.15 
Annual wage: $68,950
Median annual household income: $57,341
North Dakota
Hourly: $33.47
Annual wage: $69,630
Median annual household income: $64,577
Ohio
Hourly: $33.53 
Annual wage: $69,750
Median annual household income: $58,642
Oklahoma
Hourly: $32.02 
Annual wage: $66,600
Median annual household income: $54,449
Oregon
Hourly: $46.27 
Annual wage: $96,230
Median annual household income: $67,058
Pennsylvania
Hourly: $35.66  
Annual wage: $74,170  
Median annual household income: $63,463
Rhode Island
Hourly: $39.81 
Annual wage: $82,790  
Median annual household income: $71,169
South Carolina
Hourly: $32.28 
Annual wage: $67,140  
Median annual household income: $56,227
South Dakota
Hourly: $29.31  
Annual wage: $60,960  
Median annual household income: $59,533
Tennessee
Hourly: $30.83 
Annual wage: $64,120 
Median annual household income: $56,071
Texas
Hourly: $36.92 
Annual wage: $76,800  
Median annual household income: $64,034
Utah
Hourly: $33.83 
Annual wage: $70,370 
Median annual household income: $75,780
Vermont
Hourly: $34.68 
Annual wage: $72,140 
Median annual household income: $63,001
Virginia
Hourly: $35.76
Annual wage: $74,380
Median annual household income: $76,456
Washington
Hourly: $43.90 
Annual wage: $91,310  
Median annual household income: $78,687
West Virginia
Hourly: $31.31 
Annual wage: $65,130 
Median annual household income: $48,850
Wisconsin
Hourly: $35.94
Annual wage: $74,760 
Median annual household income: $64,168
Wyoming
Hourly: $34.90 
Annual wage: $72,600
Median annual household income: $65,003
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