Average Nurse Midwife Salary

$96,285
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$5,087
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The average salary for a Nurse Midwife is $96,285.
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$78k
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$96k
90%
$115k
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What Do Nurse Midwives Do?

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What Are Popular Skills for Nurse Midwives?

Skills in Labor & Delivery, Birthing, Obstetrics/Gynecology (OB/GYN) and Reproductive Health are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Obstetrics.

What is the Pay by Experience Level for Nurse Midwives?

An entry-level Nurse Midwife with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $89,883 based on 11 salaries. An early career Nurse Midwife with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $93,568 based on 49 salaries. A mid-career Nurse Midwife with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $96,931 based on 15 salaries. An experienced Nurse Midwife with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $92,577 based on 27 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $100,841.

Pay Difference by Location

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Employees with Nurse Midwife in their job title in Denver, Colorado earn an average of 11.5% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in New Haven, Connecticut (3.4% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Atlanta, Georgia (12.8% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 120 survey responses.
Entry Level
9.2%
Early Career
40.8%
Mid Career
12.5%
Experienced
22.5%
Late Career
15.0%