Avg. Base Salary (USD)
The average salary for an Acute Care Nurse Practitioner (ACNP) is $102,868
What is the Pay by Experience Level for Acute Care Nurse Practitioner (ACNP)s?
An entry-level Acute Care Nurse Practitioner (ACNP) with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $96,462 based on 285 salaries. An early career Acute Care Nurse Practitioner (ACNP) with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of …Read more
What Do Acute Care Nurse Practitioner (ACNP)s Do?
Acute care nurse practitioners (ACNPs) are responsible for promoting the health of patients and providing acute care. They are in charge of administering acute care medicine, performing treatments, and assessing patient needs, vital signs, and other symptoms that could indicate changes in the patient's condition. ACNPs document the patient's care plan using identified diagnoses, following doctor's orders and administrative recommendations to reach expected patient outcomes. They interact with …Read more