Pediatric RN

By: Meghan Kuhlman

Nature of the job!

Provide and coordinate children's care, educate children and the public about various health conditions, and provide advice and emotional support to children and their family members.

Work Environment!

Pediatric Nurses work in doctor offices and children hospitals.

How do you become a Pediatric Nurse?

Any of these are ways to start trying to become a pediatric nurse.
  • Bachelor's degree of science degree in nursing
  • Associate's degree in nursing
  • An approved nursing program

Pay and Job Outlook!

Pediatric nurses earn $48,000 to $68,000 a year, although compensation depends on your level of education, experience, geographic location and the type of facility where you work. Experienced pediatric nurses can earn $100,000 a year or more.

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