Pediatrics Nurse Practitioner (NP) Salary

Women make up the vast majority of Pediatrics Nurse Practitioners in the United States. The average pay in this industry is approximately $85K annually. Total cash compensation for Pediatrics Nurse Practitioners runs from $69K to $113K depending on bonuses that can occasionally exceed $10K and profit sharing that can reach almost $12K. Geography is the biggest factor affecting pay for this group, followed by career length. While just under one in three report receiving no health benefits, more than half do receive medical coverage, and a little more than half have dental, as well. Job satisfaction is high and work is enjoyable for most Pediatrics Nurse Practitioners. This report is based on answers to PayScale's salary questionnaire.
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$66,353 - $104,285
$66K
$85K
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MEDIAN: $84,579
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$35.62 - $61.06
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Salary
$66,353 - $104,285  
   
Bonus
$988 - $10,284  
Profit Sharing
$-0.50 - $11,836  
Total Pay (?
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$69,138 - $113,315  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 535
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$0$25$50$75
Hourly Rate
$35.62 - $61.06  
   
Overtime
$14.68 - $67.57  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$988 - $10,284  
   
Profit Sharing
$-0.50 - $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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$69,138 - $113,315  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 218

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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

  • 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 Pediatrics Nurse Practitioner (NP)


Pediatrics Nurse Practitioners report using a wide range of professional skills. 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 10 percent. Skills that pay less than market rate include Family Practice. It is often found that people who know Pediatrics are also skilled in Family Practice and Intensive Care Unit (ICU). Those familiar with Acute Care also tend to know 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, experience does not seem to be a major factor in determining pay. Although individuals who have less than five years' experience earn $84K on average, people with five to 10 years benefit from a notably larger average of $92K. After working for 10 to 20 years, Pediatrics Nurse Practitioners make a median salary of $97K. Folks who have racked up more than 20 years in the field report incomes that aren't that much higher than less experienced individuals' earnings; the veterans make just $102K on average.

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
96 %
Male
4 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 65 votes.
Less than 1 year
17%
1-4 years
40%
5-9 years
18%
10-19 years
18%
20 years or more
8%
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Experience Affects Pediatrics Nurse Practitioner (NP) Salaries

Late-Career
▲16%

Experienced
▲11%

▲5%

National Average
$87,000

▼4%

Skills That Affect Pediatrics Nurse Practitioner (NP) Salaries

▲10%

primary care
▲7%

Intensive Care Unit (ICU)
▲5%

Emergency Room (ER)
▲2%

▲1%

National Average
$87,000

Family Practice
▼4%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 65 votes.

Gender

Female
96 %
Male
4 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
17%
1-4 years
40%
5-9 years
18%
10-19 years
18%
20 years or more
8%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 69%
dental benefits
Dental: 54%
vision benefits
Vision: 43%
dental benefits
None: 29%
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