Entry-Level Advanced Practice Registered Nurse (APRN) Salary

Median pay for Entry-Level Advance Practice Registered Nurses lies in the neighborhood of $84K per year. The vast majority of Entry-Level Advance Practice Registered Nurses (86 percent) who responded to the survey are women. The majority of Entry-Level Advance Practice Registered Nurses claim high levels of job satisfaction. While some workers in this profession — just over a fifth — do not have any health coverage, a fair number do receive medical benefits and the larger part have dental insurance. Figures cited in this summary are based on replies to PayScale's salary questionnaire.

$59,353 - $100,094
(Median)
$59K
$84K
$100K
MEDIAN: $83,960
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90%

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$23.81 - $59.11
(Median)
$24
$41
$59
MEDIAN: $40
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Salary
$59,353 - $100,094  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $10,241  
Profit Sharing
$1,944 - $17,265  
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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$58,909 - $105,824  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 20 Jun 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 221
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$25$50$75
Hourly Rate
$23.81 - $59.11  
   
Overtime
$1.71 - $65.85  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$0.00 - $10,241  
   
Profit Sharing
$1,944 - $17,265  
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).
)
$58,909 - $105,824  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 20 Jun 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 81
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Skills That Affect Entry-Level Advanced Practice Registered Nurse (APRN) Salaries

Family Practice/Pediatrics
up arrow 17%

Oncology
up arrow 10%

Critical Care
up arrow 6%

Acute Care
up arrow 5%

Family Practice
up arrow 4%

Clinical Education
up arrow 4%

National Average
$85,000

Pediatrics
up arrow 1%

Cardiology
up arrow 3%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 25 votes.

Gender

Female
86 %
Male
14 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 75% dental benefits Dental: 67%
vision benefits Vision: 59% employee benefits None: 22%
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