Entry-Level Nurse Practitioner (NP) Salary

Entry-Level Nurse Practitioners can expect to earn an average of $89K annually. In the world of Entry-Level Nurse Practitioners, overall income ranges from $72K near the bottom to $114K at the top; this can include more than $11K from bonuses and more than $20K from profit sharing in exceptional cases. The majority of Entry-Level Nurse Practitioners claim high levels of job satisfaction. Health benefits are not claimed by all — nearly one in five lack any form of coverage — but a strong majority have medical insurance, and a majority have dental, too. The vast majority of Entry-Level Nurse Practitioners (88 percent) who participated in the survey are women. The numbers in this rundown were provided by PayScale's salary survey participants.

$71,830 - $108,356
$72K
$89K
$110K
MEDIAN: $88,978
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$35.84 - $60.76
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$47
$61
MEDIAN: $47.03
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$0$115K
Salary $71,830 - $108,356
Bonus $996 - $12,320
Profit Sharing $983 - $20,000
Commission $15,000
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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$72,673 - $115,308
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 14 Sep 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 2,092
Hourly Data $0$90
Hourly Rate $35.84 - $60.76
Hourly Tips $5.00
Overtime $41.79 - $90.64
Annual Data $0$115K
Bonus $996 - $12,320
Commission $15,000
Profit Sharing $983 - $20,000
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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$72,673 - $115,308
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 14 Sep 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 642

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Nurse Practitioner (NP) Advice

Q: What do you wish you knew about your job when you first started out?

Nurse Practitioner (NP) in Dallas:
"FNP didactics and clinical experience did not prepare me."
Apply to internship programs in area of interest during graduation. Do rigorous training and education in the area prior to settling into a home (job and area). Commit to the learning and find mentors very early on. Continue to learn and grow.

Nurse Practitioner (NP) in East London:
"Assess and treat."
To choose a speciality ward not just any medical ward.

Nurse Practitioner (NP) in Coconut Creek:
"Clinical Experience is Crucial."
Be sure to get as much hands-on experience clinically as an RN in the field you wish to work in before you study to become an NP.

Nurse Practitioner (NP) in Hagerstown:
"FNP."
Certification as an FNP will make you more marketable.

Key Stats for Nurse Practitioner (NP)

Gender

Female
88 %
Male
12 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 145 votes.
Less than 1 year
23%
1-4 years
64%
5-9 years
12%
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Skills That Affect Nurse Practitioner (NP) Salaries

Acute Care
▲5%

Emergency Room (ER)
▲5%

Medicine / Surgery
▲3%

Psychiatric
▲3%

Internal Medicine
▲1%

Cardiology
▲1%

Geriatrics
▼0%

pain management
▼0%

National Average
$91,000

Pediatrics
▼1%

Palliative Care
▼1%

Family Practice
▼2%

Gynecology
▼2%

Gastroenterology
▼2%

Oncology
▼3%

Intensive Care Unit (ICU)
▼3%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 145 votes.

Gender

Female
88 %
Male
12 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 77%
dental benefits
Dental: 62%
vision benefits
Vision: 53%
no benefits
None: 21%
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