Adult Nurse Practitioner (ANP) Salary

Women make up the vast majority of Adult Nurse Practitioners in the United States. The average pay in this industry is approximately $88K annually. Geography is the biggest factor affecting pay for this group, followed by career length. Most Adult Nurse Practitioners like their work and job satisfaction is high. Unfortunately, some people in this line of work are without benefits — one-fifth lack coverage. On the flip side, a strong majority have medical insurance and a majority receive dental plans. The data for this synopsis comes from respondents who took the PayScale salary survey.

$74,408 - $110,295
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$74K
$88K
$110K
MEDIAN: $88,037
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$35.57 - $59.99
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$36
$47
$60
MEDIAN: $46.00
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National Salary Data (?
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Salary
$74,408 - $110,295  
   
Bonus
$962 - $14,899  
Profit Sharing
$1,300 - $3,500  
Total Pay (?
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$74,826 - $113,808  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 20 Jun 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 562
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Hourly Rate
$35.57 - $59.99  
   
Overtime
$46.45 - $122.50  
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$0$100K$200K$300K
Bonus
$962 - $14,899  
   
Profit Sharing
$1,300 - $3,500  
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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$74,826 - $113,808  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 20 Jun 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 154
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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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Adult Nurse Practitioners who take on a higher-level position such as Advanced Registered Nurse Practitioner may get paid a little bit less in that new role, as Advanced Registered Nurse Practitioners on average bring home $76K.

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Popular Skills for Adult Nurse Practitioner (ANP)


Adult Nurse Practitioners report using a wide range of professional skills. Most notably, facility with Pain Management, Acute Care, and Palliative Care are correlated to pay that is significantly above average, leading to increases of 21 percent, 12 percent, and 7 percent, respectively. Most people skilled in Geriatrics are similarly competent in Acute Care.

Pay by Experience Level for Adult Nurse Practitioner (ANP)

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


Adult Nurse Practitioners with a lot of experience do not necessarily enjoy more money. Salaries of relatively inexperienced workers fall in the neighborhood of $87K, but folks who have racked up five to 10 years see a notably higher median of $95K. Adult Nurse Practitioners bring in $98K after working for 10 to 20 years. Individuals who have achieved more than 20 years of experience don't seem to earn any more than people who have 10 to 20 years under their belts.

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


Late-Career
up arrow 9%


National Average
$91,000


Skills That Affect Adult Nurse Practitioner (ANP) Salaries

Pain Management
up arrow 21%

Acute Care
up arrow 12%


Cardiology
up arrow 5%

Diabetes Educator
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Internal Medicine
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Oncology
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Endocrinology
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Diagnosis and Treatment Planning
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National Average
$91,000

Geriatrics
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Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 58 votes.

Gender

Female
92 %
Male
8 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
15%
1-4 years
37%
5-9 years
18%
10-19 years
21%
20 years or more
9%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 75% dental benefits Dental: 64%
vision benefits Vision: 53% employee benefits None: 20%
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