Psychiatric RN Jobs in Bay City, TX

Perform and monitor patient care in a mental health setting. Psychiatric Registered Nurses (RNs)—also called mental health nurses—assess patient behavior and functioning, track and update medical records, and collaborate with other mental health team members to optimize care plans. They may also be asked to administer certain treatments, including medication, as directed by psychiatrists and psychologists.

Because they may need to communicate with patients about highly personal and sensitive information, psychiatric RNs need to be empathetic, compassionate, and emotionally stable. Most of these healthcare professionals are employed in psychiatric hospitals, though some work for outreach programs and private practices/clinics.

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AccentCare - Bay City, TX
patient care with a specialty in the area of behavioral/mental health....
23 days ago
AccentCare - El Campo, TX (21 miles from Bay City, TX)
patient care with a specialty in the area of behavioral/mental health....
23 days ago
AccentCare - Wharton, TX (22 miles from Bay City, TX)
patient care with a specialty in the area of behavioral/mental health....
23 days ago

Demographic Data for Bay City, TX

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Salary for Psychiatric RN Jobs in Bay City, TX

This is the average annual salary for Psychiatric RN jobs in Bay City, TX as reported by the BLS.

$91,841

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Licensing / Certification

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Highest Education Level

Psychiatric RNs in Bay City, TX offer the following education background
  • Master's Degree (37.5%)
  • Bachelor's Degree (32.1%)
  • Associate's Degree (13.1%)
  • Doctorate Degree (9.3%)
  • High School or GED (3.8%)
  • Vocational or Certification (3.6%)
  • Some College (0.4%)
  • Some High School (0.2%)

Average Work Experience

Here's a breakdown of the number of years' experience offered by Psychiatric RNs in Bay City, TX
  • 1-2 years (28.5%)
  • None (24.6%)
  • Less than 1 year (12.5%)
  • 6-8 years (11.4%)
  • 8-10 years (11.2%)
  • 2-4 years (11.1%)
  • 4-6 years (0.6%)