Neonatal Nurse Job Description Sample

A Neonatal Nurse cares for infants that have medical complications after birth, ranging from surgical problems, prematurity, and congenital defects. They care for patients in the NICU for a month up to two years depending on the nature of the condition problem.

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We are looking to add a compassionate and knowledgeable Neonatal Nurse to our NICU team. The successful candidate will attend births, measure and weigh infants, monitor the health of infants after birth, and educate new parents on the care of the infant.


A Neonatal Nurse earns between $42,000 and $101,000 per year. The median salary for this position is $63,000.


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