Pediatrics Nurse Practitioner (NP) Salary

Women account for the majority of Pediatrics Nurse Practitioners in the United States. The entire group has an average salary of $87K per year. With some bonuses approaching $15K and certain profit sharing proceeds approaching $12K, overall incomes of Pediatrics Nurse Practitioners spread between $70K and $116K depending on individual performance. Geography and career length each impact pay for this group, with the former having the largest influence. Some workers in this field — approximately one in four — are not awarded benefits. Medical coverage is reported by a fair number and dental plans are enjoyed by the larger part. Job satisfaction is reported as high by the vast majority of workers. The figures in this rundown are based on the results of PayScale's salary questionnaire.
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$67,158 - $107,341
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$87K
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MEDIAN: $86,597
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$35.96 - $60.61
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$0$116K
Salary $67,158 - $107,341
Bonus $979 - $15,319
Profit Sharing $405.47 - $11,836
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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$69,751 - $116,413
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 25 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 567
Hourly Data $0$100
Hourly Rate $35.96 - $60.61
Overtime $17.50 - $100.00
Annual Data $0$116K
Bonus $979 - $15,319
Profit Sharing $405.47 - $11,836
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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$69,751 - $116,413
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 25 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 230

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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

  • Conduct complete physicals, provide treatment and counsel patients
  • 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

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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 Acute Care, primary care, Intensive Care Unit, and Emergency Room are correlated to pay that is above average, with boosts between 5 percent and 7 percent. Skills that are correlated to lower pay, on the other hand, include Family Practice. People who know Pediatrics usually also know Family Practice and Intensive Care Unit (ICU). Those educated in Acute Care tend to be well versed in Intensive Care Unit (ICU).

Pay by Experience Level for Pediatrics Nurse Practitioner (NP)

Pay by Experience for a Pediatrics Nurse Practitioner (NP) has a positive trend. An entry-level Pediatrics Nurse Practitioner (NP) with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $85,000 based on 461 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Pediatrics 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 $92,000 based on 172 salaries. An experienced Pediatrics Nurse Practitioner (NP) which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $98,000 based on 149 salaries. A Pediatrics 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 $101,000 based on 56 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $89,387

Larger city markers indicate a job is popular in that location.

Fort Worth is home to an above-average pay rate for Pediatrics Nurse Practitioners, 30 percent higher than the national average. Pediatrics Nurse Practitioners will also find cushy salaries in Los Angeles (+14 percent), Houston (+10 percent), Baltimore (+9 percent), and Minneapolis (+6 percent). Trailing the national average by 12 percent, Orlando is the market with the smallest paychecks. Two other places where employers offer below-median salaries are St. Louis (9 percent less) and Buffalo (8 percent less).

Pediatrics Nurse Practitioner (NP) Reviews

Q: 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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Key Stats for Pediatrics Nurse Practitioner (NP)

Gender

Female
98 %
Male
2 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 78 votes.
Less than 1 year
17%
1-4 years
38%
5-9 years
18%
10-19 years
17%
20 years or more
10%
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Experience Affects Pediatrics Nurse Practitioner (NP) Salaries

Late-Career
▲13%

▲10%

▲3%

National Average
$89,000

▼5%

Skills That Affect Pediatrics Nurse Practitioner (NP) Salaries

▲7%

primary care
▲6%


Emergency Room (ER)
▼0%

National Average
$89,000

▼1%


Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 78 votes.

Gender

Female
98 %
Male
2 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
17%
1-4 years
38%
5-9 years
18%
10-19 years
17%
20 years or more
10%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 72%
dental benefits
Dental: 58%
vision benefits
Vision: 44%
no benefits
None: 26%
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