Psychiatric Nurses work in many different environments. They can work in:
- General and Psychiatric Hospitals
- Addiction and substance abuse treatment centers
- Home health care agencies
- Community mental health programs
- Correction institutes
- Outpatient mental health clinics
The need for psychiatric nurses is expected to grow 19% by 2022 and is in high demand now.
The salary ranges from $45,880 to $98,880 but it all depends on your experience.
The average annual was is about $66,640