Skip Ribbon Commands
Skip to main content
  • TCC Passport
  • Sign In
  • Directory
TCC : Our College : Type of Career : Registered Nurses
Show Right Navigation

Registered Nurse (R.N.)

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. Registered nurses work in hospitals, physicians' offices, home healthcare services, and nursing care facilities. They also work in correctional facilities, schools, summer camps, and with the military

Quick Facts 

State Statistics

​Entry-Level ​Average ​Experienced
​2012 Annual Pay: ​$49,049 ​$65,127 ​$73,167
​2012 Hourly Pay: ​$23.58 ​$31.31 ​$35.18
​2011 Estimated Employment: ​156,488 jobs
​2019 Projected Employment: ​185,971 jobs
​Annual Average Percent Change: ​2.4% per year
​2012 Estimated Mean Annual Salary for Leon County: ​​$65,127*
​ ​ ​ **State Quick Facts are from O*Net, Career One Stop and Employ Florida, please check the sites for the most up to date information.**​ ​

  * No data available for Leon County, Florida (Employ Florida, 2013)


 National Statistics

​2010 Median Annual Pay: ​$64,690 per year
​2010 Median Hourly Pay: ​$31.10 per hour
​Number of Jobs (2010): ​2,737,400
​Job Outlook (2010 - 2020): ​26% (Faster than average)
​**National Quick Facts are from the Bureau of Labor Statistics Occupational ​Outlook Handbook, please check the site for the most up to date information**


Ready to start your career?

TCC Programs that are right for you:
Registered Nurse, Associate in Science Degree (2103) 

Contact Information

For more information contact Admissions & Enrollment Services by phone (850) 201-8555, fax (850) 201-8474 or e-mail

Get Adobe Reader
Documents on this page are available in Adobe Acrobat Portable Format(PDF). Adobe Reader software can be downloaded for free from Adobe.

444 Appleyard Drive | Tallahassee, FL 32304 | (850) 201-6200 | | Copyright © 2015.
Tallahassee Community College does not discriminate against any person on the basis of race, color, ethnicity, genetic information, national origin, religion, gender, marital status, disability, or age in programs or activities. Inquiries regarding the non-discrimination policies may be directed to: Renae Tolson, Equity Officer | Room 146 Administration Building | 444 Appleyard Drive | Tallahassee, FL 32304-2895 | (850) 201-6200 | (Other Languages)
Connect With Us
Connect with Us