Entry-Level Nurse Practitioner (NP) Salary

The average Entry-Level Nurse Practitioner can expect to rake in roughly $82K annually. In the world of Entry-Level Nurse Practitioners, overall income ranges from $64K near the bottom to $106K at the top; this can include more than $10K from bonuses and more than $17K from profit sharing in exceptional cases. Job satisfaction is high and work is enjoyable for most Entry-Level Nurse Practitioners. Women account for the majority of Entry-Level Nurse Practitioners who took the survey — 89 percent to be exact. Some workers in this field — close to one-fifth — are not awarded benefits. Medical coverage is reported by a strong majority and dental plans are enjoyed by the greater part. The data for this synopsis comes from respondents who took the PayScale salary survey.

$63,325 - $100,615

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$30.45 - $55.63

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National Salary Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Salary
$63,325 - $100,615  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $9,863  
Profit Sharing
$204.26 - $16,638  
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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$64,254 - $105,995  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jul 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 949
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$26$52$78
Hourly Rate
$30.45 - $55.63  
   
Overtime
$0.00 - $75.61  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$60K$120K$180K
Bonus
$0.00 - $9,863  
   
Profit Sharing
$204.26 - $16,638  
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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$64,254 - $105,995  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jul 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 278
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Skills That Affect Entry-Level Nurse Practitioner (NP) Salaries

Emergency Room (ER)
up arrow 10%

Oncology
up arrow 5%

pain management
up arrow 4%

Intensive Care Unit (ICU)
up arrow 4%

Operating Room / OR
up arrow 4%

Acute Care
up arrow 3%

Medicine / Surgery
up arrow 2%

Cardiology
up arrow 2%

Internal Medicine
up arrow 1%

National Average
$84,000

Geriatrics
up arrow 1%

Case Management
up arrow 1%

Family Practice
up arrow 4%

Gynecology
up arrow 6%

Pediatrics
up arrow 7%

Obstetrics
up arrow 8%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 122 votes.

Gender

Female
89 %
Male
11 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 77% dental benefits Dental: 61%
vision benefits Vision: 47% employee benefits None: 21%
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