The average salary for a registered nurse working in a home health capacity is $74,281, as of 2015. The bottom 10 percent of nurses working in home health make $61,967, while the top 10 percent make around $88,319. Salary varies by location, education, years of experience and other factors.
When factoring in the median salary plus bonuses paid to home health RNs, the average salary raises to $74,380. Including bonuses, the bottom 10 percent make around $61,989, while the top 10 percent make around $88,383. When factoring in benefits, including Social Security, 401(k) plans, disability, health care and pensions, the total median compensation averages around $103,849 per year.