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Pay and Benefits

Without question, nurses are the backbone of excellent patient care. At Banner, we recognize their invaluable role in providing the safest and best possible care to every patient, every time. Just as we are committed to supporting the health of our patients, we are also committed to supporting the health of our nurses. Our approach to pay and benefits is to ensure that we are providing for the overall wellness of our nurses, which includes financial well-being, physical, emotional and mental health.

Whether you are a recent graduate or an experienced professional, we offer a competitive salary commensurate with your experience, a comprehensive benefits package for all benefit-eligible positions, plus opportunities to grow in your profession through career development and continuing medical education opportunities. On top of that, we offer a workplace, community and support system to help you be your best self, in and out of work.

Pay for Banner Nurses

At Banner Health, we believe that hard work, excellent performance and loyalty should be rewarded. We offer extremely competitive market pay rates for nurses with opportunities to increase your pay annually based on performance, conduct regular pay reviews to remain competitive, and even offer bedside RN loyalty bonuses for every five years of service. Additionally, we provide pay incentives for different nursing specialties, shifts and more.

Learn About Compensation For Nurses.


We are proud to offer a comprehensive benefits package for all benefit-eligible positions. Our benefits include:   

  • Medical
  • Dental
  • Vision
  • Pharmacy
  • Supplemental Health
  • Legal Plan
  • 401(k)/403(b) Retirement Plans
  • MyWell-Being
  • Tuition Assistance
  • Paid Time Off
  • Maternity Leave
  • Adoption Assistance
  • Short-term and Long-term Disability
  • Life and AD&D Insurance
  • Resources for Living (EAP) 
  • Banner Health Credit Union
  • Leadership Training
  • Voluntary Benefits
  • Employee Discounts

With so many benefit options available, there is a lot to consider and systems to navigate. We provide on-site access to personal Benefits Navigators, who are here to help you build the comprehensive benefits package that is right for you  and offer guidance on how best to use the resources we offer.

Learn more about our comprehensive benefits package.

MyWell-Being Program

Being a Banner Health nurse and employee means knowing that your holistic wellness is a priority. Our award-winning MyWell-Being Program provides incentives for self-care with insurance premium discounts and offers fun, healthy challenges to improve your physical, mental, emotional and financial health. Learn more about the MyWell-Being program.

Wellness In Nursing

Nursing is an incredibly rewarding and fulfilling career that requires a commitment to not just show up for a shift, but show up for others every day.  At Banner, we also understand that stressors from caring for people in their illness are an inherent part of the nursing profession. We design our work spaces, management structures and opportunities for work-life balance with this in mind, always striving to mitigate the stresses of nursing so that you can focus on the joys it brings. Learn more about our innovative Wellness in Nursing initiatives

The Benefit of Community

One of the greatest benefits to being a nurse at Banner is being a part of our welcoming community that’s built on the principles of support, advocacy and inclusion. Learn more about the supportive and rewarding community of nurses at Banner Health.

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