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Entry-Level Acute Care Nurse Practitioner (ACNP) Salary

Entry-Level Acute Care Nurse Practitioners take home an average $89K annually. Female Entry-Level Acute Care Nurse Practitioners make up most of the survey respondents at 77 percent. For the most part, Entry-Level Acute Care Nurse Practitioners enjoy their work and report high levels of job satisfaction. Most report receiving medical coverage from their employers and a strong majority collect dental insurance. The data for this snapshot was collected from individuals who took PayScale's salary survey.
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$72,156 - $103,338
(Median)
$72K
$89K
$100K
MEDIAN: $88,977
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50%
90%

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$36.17 - $58.00
(Median)
$36
$45
$58
MEDIAN: $44.00
10%
50%
90%

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National Salary Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Salary
$72,156 - $103,338  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $9,863  
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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$73,619 - $108,303  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 16 May 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 382
National Hourly Rate Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
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$0$29$58$87
Hourly Rate
$36.17 - $58.00  
   
Overtime
$0.00 - $85.63  
National Annualized Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
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$0$60K$120K$180K
Bonus
$0.00 - $9,863  
   
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
)
$73,619 - $108,303  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 16 May 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 66
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Skills That Affect Entry-Level Acute Care Nurse Practitioner (ACNP) Salaries

Cardiology
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Intensive Care Unit (ICU)
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Critical Care
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Surgery
0%

National Average
$90,000

Acute Care
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Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 40 votes.

Gender

Female
77 %
Male
23 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 86% dental benefits Dental: 74%
vision benefits Vision: 63% employee benefits None: 12%
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