Adult Nurse Practitioner (ANP) Salary

Adult Nurse Practitioners in the United States are largely female. The average salary of the entire group is approximately $89K annually. Total cash compensation to Adult Nurse Practitioners bottoms out near $76K and approaches $115K on the high end; the biggest paychecks include approximately $13K from bonuses and almost $16K from profit sharing. Geographic location is the biggest factor affecting pay for this group, followed by years of experience. One-fifth of professionals in this line of work do not receive benefits; however, a strong majority report medical coverage and more than half claim dental coverage as well. Most Adult Nurse Practitioners like their work and job satisfaction is high. This report is based on answers to PayScale's salary questionnaire.

$75,332 - $112,304
(Median)
$75K
$89K
$110K
MEDIAN: $89,399
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$36.22 - $59.49
(Median)
$36
$47
$59
MEDIAN: $46.00
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Salary
$75,332 - $112,304  
   
Bonus
$755 - $12,956  
Profit Sharing
$102.13 - $15,659  
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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$75,927 - $115,486  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 12 Jan 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 716
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$50$100$150
Hourly Rate
$36.22 - $59.49  
   
Overtime
$44.70 - $110.74  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$100K$200K$300K
Bonus
$755 - $12,956  
   
Profit Sharing
$102.13 - $15,659  
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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$75,927 - $115,486  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 12 Jan 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 192
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Job Description for Adult Nurse Practitioner (ANP)

The main job of a adult nurse practitioner is to provide healthcare to individuals over the age of 21. One usually works with a supervisor and medical staff.

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Adult Nurse Practitioner (ANP) Tasks

  • Record physical findings, and formulate plan and prognosis, based on patient’s condition.
  • Order, interpret, and evaluate diagnostic tests to identify and assess patients’ clinical problems and health care needs.
  • Collaborate with the physician and other health professionals to prepare comprehensive patient care plan as necessary.
  • Perform physical examinations and preventive health measures within prescribed guidelines and instructions of the physician.
  • Prescribe medications or other forms of treatment such as physical therapy, inhalation therapy, or related therapeutic procedures.

Common Career Paths for Adult Nurse Practitioner (ANP)


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Many Adult Nurse Practitioners move into Advanced Registered Nurse Practitioner roles. Advanced Registered Nurse Practitioners seem to make a little less than Adult Nurse Practitioners as their salaries average out to $77K a year.

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Popular Skills for Adult Nurse Practitioner (ANP)


Survey takers working as Adult Nurse Practitioners report using a large range of professional skills. Most notably, skills in Pain Management, Palliative Care, Acute Care, and Diabetes Educator are correlated to pay that is above average, with boosts between 8 percent and 16 percent. Those familiar with Palliative Care tend to be well versed in Oncology and Acute Care. Most people familiar with Geriatrics also know Acute Care and Oncology.

Pay by Experience Level for Adult Nurse Practitioner (ANP)

Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.


Relatively untried employees who have less than five years' experience make $88K, but folks with five to 10 years under their belts enjoy an appreciably larger median of $95K. After 10 to 20 years, professionals can make it pretty big; the median salary sits in the six-figure neighborhood of $101K. People who have worked for more than 20 years report a median income no higher than the median for folks with 10 to 20 years of experience.

Adult Nurse Practitioner (ANP) Reviews

What is it like working as an Adult Nurse Practitioner (ANP)?

Adult Nurse Practitioner (ANP) in Minneapolis:
"Great job, I visit the frail elderly."
Pros: Visiting the frail elderly to make a difference in their last years of life, for improved quality of life.
Cons: Driving an hour each way.

Adult Nurse Practitioner (ANP) in Harrisburg:
"Rewarding Career."
Pros: Specialty environment, independence, collegiality with other providers, developing relationships with patients, making a difference in lives.
Cons: Long hours, unrecognized efforts, daily office operations.

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Experience Affects Adult Nurse Practitioner (ANP) Salaries




National Average
$92,000


Skills That Affect Adult Nurse Practitioner (ANP) Salaries

Pain Management
up arrow 16%



Diabetes Educator
up arrow 5%

Cardiology
up arrow 4%

Diagnosis and Treatment Planning
up arrow 4%

Internal Medicine
up arrow 3%

Oncology
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Surgery
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Endocrinology
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Geriatrics
0%

National Average
$92,000

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 75 votes.

Gender

Female
92 %
Male
8 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
14%
1-4 years
36%
5-9 years
18%
10-19 years
22%
20 years or more
10%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 76%
dental benefits
Dental: 64%
medical benefits
Vision: 53%
dental benefits
None: 20%
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