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Entry-Level Advanced Practice Registered Nurse (APRN) Salary

Entry-Level Advance Practice Registered Nurses take home an average $84K per year. Most workers in this position report high levels of job satisfaction. Some workers in this field — just over one in five — are not awarded benefits. Medical coverage is reported by a fair number and dental plans are enjoyed by the greater part. The vast majority of Entry-Level Advance Practice Registered Nurses (83 percent) who participated in the survey are women. Participants in PayScale's salary questionnaire provided the particulars of this report.

$59,157 - $99,967
(Median)
$59K
$84K
$100K
MEDIAN: $83,720
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$23.78 - $61.08
(Median)
$24
$41
$61
MEDIAN: $40
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90%

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National Salary Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Salary
$59,157 - $99,967  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $10,256  
Profit Sharing
$1,000 - $17,486  
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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$58,872 - $106,060  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 2 May 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 209
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$25$50$75
Hourly Rate
$23.78 - $61.08  
   
Overtime
$1.64 - $66.07  
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.
)
$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$0.00 - $10,256  
   
Profit Sharing
$1,000 - $17,486  
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).
)
$58,872 - $106,060  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 2 May 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 77

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Skills That Affect Entry-Level Advanced Practice Registered Nurse (APRN) Salaries

Family Practice/Pediatrics
up arrow 17%

Oncology
up arrow 11%

Family Practice
up arrow 10%

Acute Care
up arrow 6%

Critical Care
up arrow 5%

Clinical Education
up arrow 5%

National Average
$85,000

Cardiology
up arrow 3%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 26 votes.

Gender

Female
83 %
Male
17 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 74% dental benefits Dental: 68%
vision benefits Vision: 60% employee benefits None: 23%
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