Hospitalist Nurse Practitioner (NP) Salary

An average Hospitalist Nurse Practitioner in the United States can expect to take home roughly $96K per year. Geographic location and career duration each impact pay for this group, with the former having the largest influence. Female Hospitalist Nurse Practitioners far outnumber their male contemporaries among survey respondents. Medical benefits are awarded to a large number, and a fair number earn dental coverage. Job satisfaction is reported as high by the vast majority of workers. The numbers in this rundown were provided by PayScale's salary survey participants.
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$78,214 - $117,200
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MEDIAN: $96,405
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$39.03 - $70.47
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Salary
$78,214 - $117,200  
   
Bonus
$1,026 - $15,152  
Profit Sharing
$4,500  
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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$78,730 - $127,040  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 278
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$31$62$93
Hourly Rate
$39.03 - $70.47  
   
Overtime
$38.25 - $91.93  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$70K$140K$210K
Bonus
$1,026 - $15,152  
   
Profit Sharing
$4,500  
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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$78,730 - $127,040  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 70

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Job Description for Hospitalist Nurse Practitioner (NP)

The hospitalist nurse practitioner (NP) provides direct medical care to patients requiring hospitalization. They chart medical history, assess health status, diagnose any potential issues, and work with physicians and other health professionals to provide high-quality care. They are in charge of accurately filling out the patients' chart, as well as keeping it up to date as diagnoses and evaluation continue. The hospitalist nurse practitioner also orders tests, collect data regarding the patients' status, and communicates with patients' family members as needed. Additionally, these professionals have to communicate regularly with the physician(s) and other members of the health care team to discuss status updates for patients.

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Hospitalist Nurse Practitioner (NP) Tasks

  • Administer therapeutic procedures.
  • Provide physicians with assistance during surgery or complicated medical procedures.
  • Prescribe therapy or medication with physician approval.
  • Order and interpret test results and recommend treatment of patients.
  • Conduct complete physicals, provide treatment and counsel patients.

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Popular Skills for Hospitalist Nurse Practitioner (NP)


Survey results imply that Hospitalist Nurse Practitioners put a diverse skill set to use. Most notably, skills in Medicine / Surgery, Family Practice, Emergency Room, and Acute Care are correlated to pay that is above average, with boosts in pay of 4 percent. Skills that seem to negatively impact pay include Intensive Care Unit. Most people who know Medicine / Surgery also know Geriatrics. Most people experienced in Acute Care also know Intensive Care Unit (ICU), Family Practice, and Geriatrics.

Pay by Experience Level for Hospitalist Nurse Practitioner (NP)

Pay by Experience for a Hospitalist Nurse Practitioner (NP) has a positive trend. An entry-level Hospitalist Nurse Practitioner (NP) with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $96,000 based on 239 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Hospitalist Nurse Practitioner (NP) with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $104,000 based on 88 salaries. An experienced Hospitalist Nurse Practitioner (NP) which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $104,000 based on 56 salaries. A Hospitalist Nurse Practitioner (NP) with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $103,000 based on 16 salaries.

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Key Stats for Hospitalist Nurse Practitioner (NP)

Gender

Female
86 %
Male
14 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 35 votes.
Less than 1 year
18%
1-4 years
42%
5-9 years
22%
10-19 years
14%
20 years or more
5%
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Experience Affects Hospitalist Nurse Practitioner (NP) Salaries

▲6%

▲5%

Late-Career
▲5%

National Average
$99,000

▼2%

Skills That Affect Hospitalist Nurse Practitioner (NP) Salaries




▲2%

▲1%

▲1%

National Average
$99,000


Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 35 votes.

Gender

Female
86 %
Male
14 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
18%
1-4 years
42%
5-9 years
22%
10-19 years
14%
20 years or more
5%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 83%
dental benefits
Dental: 77%
vision benefits
Vision: 64%
no benefits
None: 14%