ADN or BSN
Average annual salary
Source: PayScale, Aug 2018 and an estimate based upon a sample of 53 U.S. Army RN salaries
React and make decisions quickly in demanding conditions.
Work hands-on, directly with patients.
Take on different tasks, patients, and situations every day.
You’ll enjoy access to excellent education, compensation for time spent studying, and great benefits, such as free healthcare.
What you’ll do
You’ll treat service members and their families, monitoring wounds, prescribing medication and caring for them before, during and after surgery.
You’ll set up military triage in war zones and provide emergency care to victims of natural disasters.
Where you’ll work
- Military hospitals
- Military bases
- Pop-up nursing facilities
- Military ships
How to become a Military Nurse
Work as a Registered Nurse, enlisting in the military if you haven’t already.
You’re ready to work as a Military Nurse.
Join an Organization
Become a member of a Military Nurse organization to find career opportunities, learn from your colleagues, and support the profession.