• Registered Nurses
  • Health Science
  • Annual Median Wage
    $ 62,940
    $46,130 range bar $86,650
    Annual NC Wage Range
    Growth Rate
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    Fast Growing
  • Registered nurses (RNs) provide and coordinate patient care, educate patients and the public about various health conditions, and provide advice and emotional support to patients and their family members.

What do they typically do

  • Consult with doctors and other healthcare professionals
  • Record patients' medical histories and symptoms
  • Teach patients and their families how to manage illnesses or injuries
  • Observe patients and record observations
  • Help perform diagnostic tests and analyze results
  • Set up plans for patients' care or contribute to existing plans
  • Operate and monitor medical equipment
  • Administer patients' medicines and treatments

Number of Jobs

Average Annual
Job Growth +1.0%
Job Opening 7,018

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