CNMI hospital to increase salaries of nurses

7:56 pm on 5 June 2017

The estimated 200 nurses at the Commonwealth Health Center in the Northern Marianas are set to have a salary increase to help retain staff.

Nurse putting on glove.

Photo: PHOTO NZ

The Center's chief executive officer Esther Muña has declined to reveal how big a hike there will be but confirmed that an increase would happen.

Salaries have been frozen since 2006 and the starting salary of a registered nurse has remained at just under $US25,000 per annum.

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