Pediatrics Nurse Practitioner (NP) Salary

Women comprise the majority of Pediatrics Nurse Practitioners in the United States. Individuals in this line of work make around $81K per year on average. Overall cash earnings of Pediatrics Nurse Practitioners stretch from $65K near the bottom to $107K at the top, and the heftiest packages can encompass around $8K each from bonuses and profit sharing. Geography and tenure each impact pay for this group, with the former having the largest influence. Job satisfaction is high and work is enjoyable for most Pediatrics Nurse Practitioners. Some workers in this field — slightly less than a third — are not awarded benefits. Medical coverage is reported by the greater part and dental plans are enjoyed by slightly more than half. The figures in this rundown are based on the results of PayScale's salary questionnaire.
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$62,708 - $100,449
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$63K
$81K
$100K
MEDIAN: $80,692
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$33.00 - $56.33
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$33
$42
$56
MEDIAN: $42.00
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Salary
$62,708 - $100,449  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $8,124  
Profit Sharing
$352.35 - $7,946  
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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$64,982 - $106,678  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 12 Jan 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 667
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$25$50$75
Hourly Rate
$33.00 - $56.33  
   
Overtime
$0.00 - $65.24  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$0.00 - $8,124  
   
Profit Sharing
$352.35 - $7,946  
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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$64,982 - $106,678  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 12 Jan 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 317
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Job Description for Pediatrics Nurse Practitioner (NP)

A pediatrics nurse practitioner (pediatrics NP) is a medical professional who works with patients in a pediatrics ward of a hospital or other medical facility. In many ways, a nurse practitioner may serve as a primary point of contact or primary care provider, usually in close consultation with physicians.

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Pediatrics Nurse Practitioner (NP) Tasks

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

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Popular Skills for Pediatrics Nurse Practitioner (NP)


Survey results suggest that Pediatrics Nurse Practitioners put a wide range of professional skills to use. Most notably, skills in Emergency Room, Acute Care, Pediatrics, and Family Practice are correlated to pay that is above average. Most people experienced in Acute Care also know Intensive Care Unit (ICU). Most people skilled in Pediatrics are similarly competent in Family Practice and Intensive Care Unit (ICU).

Pay by Experience Level for Pediatrics Nurse Practitioner (NP)

Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.


For Pediatrics Nurse Practitioners, level of experience appears to be a somewhat less important part of the salary calculation — more experience does not correlate to noticeably higher pay. Relatively untried employees who have less than five years' experience make $81K, but folks with five to 10 years under their belts enjoy an appreciably larger median of $87K. People with 10 to 20 years of experience make an average of about $91K in this role. Pediatrics Nurse Practitioners who have stuck around for more than two decades see earnings that are only slightly higher than those of folks who have worked for 10 to 20 years; the more senior group makes around $92K on average.

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What is it like working as a Pediatrics Nurse Practitioner (NP)?

Pediatrics Nurse Practitioner (NP) in Seattle:
"I like it."
Pros: It isn't as stressful as other medical jobs but I still feel important and help others. The paycheck also isn't too bad either.
Cons: I didn't like the hours or not being aloud to have pets at work.

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Experience Affects Pediatrics Nurse Practitioner (NP) Salaries

Experienced
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National Average
$83,000


Skills That Affect Pediatrics Nurse Practitioner (NP) Salaries

Emergency Room (ER)
up arrow 7%

Acute Care
up arrow 6%

Pediatrics
0%

National Average
$83,000

Family Practice
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Intensive Care Unit (ICU)
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Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 110 votes.

Gender

Female
96 %
Male
4 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
16%
1-4 years
41%
5-9 years
17%
10-19 years
17%
20 years or more
9%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 69%
dental benefits
Dental: 53%
medical benefits
Vision: 42%
dental benefits
None: 28%
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