Entry-Level Nurse Practitioner (NP) Salary (United States)

An Entry-Level Nurse Practitioner (NP) earns an average salary of $79,416 per year.
Entry-Level Nurse Practitioner (NP) Total Pay (?
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$60,631 - $97,481
(Median)
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97K
MEDIAN: $79,415
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Entry-Level Nurse Practitioner (NP) Total Pay (?
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$29.64 - $54.29
(Median)
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MEDIAN: $40
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National Salary Data

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$0$50K$100K$150K
Salary
$60,631 - $97,481  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $9,976  
Profit Sharing
$293.61 - $10,213  
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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$61,725 - $102,539  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 5 Aug 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 1,464
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$26$52$78
Hourly Rate
$29.64 - $54.29  
   
Overtime
$0.00 - $75.87  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$60K$120K$180K
Bonus
$0.00 - $9,976  
   
Profit Sharing
$293.61 - $10,213  
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).
)
$61,725 - $102,539  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 5 Aug 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 1,464
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Pay Difference By Location

Los Angeles
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New York
up arrow 15%
Houston
up arrow 11%
Chicago
up arrow 6%
Washington
up arrow 6%
Detroit
up arrow 5%
Boston
up arrow 3%
Philadelphia
up arrow 2%
National Average
$82,000
Atlanta
up arrow 1%
Columbus
up arrow 1%
Indianapolis
up arrow 6%
Milwaukee
up arrow 8%
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Skills That Affect Entry-Level Nurse Practitioner (NP) Salaries

Operating Room / OR
up arrow 7%
Oncology
up arrow 6%
Internal Medicine
up arrow 3%
Cardiology
up arrow 3%
Intensive Care Unit (ICU)
up arrow 2%
pain management
up arrow 2%
Acute Care
up arrow 1%
Emergency Room (ER)
up arrow 1%
Case Management
up arrow 1%
Medicine / Surgery
0%
National Average
$82,000
Geriatrics
up arrow 1%
Family Practice
up arrow 3%
Gynecology
up arrow 5%
Obstetrics
up arrow 5%
Pediatrics
up arrow 6%

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Gender

Female
88%
female alumni
 
Male
12%
male alumni

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 78% dental benefits Dental: 60%
vision benefits Vision: 43% employee benefits None: 20%
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