HONOLULU (KHON2) — Nurses in Hawaii are paid the most in the country according to Business.org.
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The study found that nurses in Hawaii make 89% more than other occupations with a total salary of $104,060.
California nurses have the highest pay per hour at $54.44.
South Dakota nurses get the lowest pay per hour at $28.63.
Business.org found that nurses need to work about 29.5 hours to afford a month’s rent. The national average income requires 42.7 of work to afford rent. Nurses in Hawaii work 33 hours to afford a month’s rent.
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