Nurse Practitioner (NP) in Atlanta, Georgia Salary

The average salary for a Nurse Practitioner (NP) in Atlanta, Georgia is $97,373 per year. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 20 years in this career. A skill in Geriatrics is associated with high pay for this job.

$81,506 - $112,216
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$110K
MEDIAN: $93,980
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Salary $81,506 - $112,216
Bonus $4,500
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$82,146 - $112,728
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 3 Nov 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 35

Job Description for Nurse Practitioner (NP)

Nurse practitioners (NPs) are registered nurses who perform many of the same functions as licensed physicians and generally pursue ongoing education into the post-graduate level of medical study. These practitioners are able to treat and diagnose diseases and conditions and prescribe medicines, and for some insurance companies they serve as primary care providers (PCPs) for patients.

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Nurse Practitioner (NP) Tasks

  • Conduct complete physicals and counsel patients on health needs and improvements.
  • Monitor the effectiveness of prescribed treatments.
  • Prescribe medications and therapy measures.
  • Diagnose and treat common acute injuries and illnesses.

About Atlanta, Georgia

Fulton County, Georgia
463,875
Male:
223,960 (48.3%)
Female:
239,915 (51.7%)
Atlanta is the capital of and the most populous city in the U.S. state of Georgia, with an estimated 2015 population of 463,878. Atlanta is the cultural and economic center of the Atlanta metropolitan area, home to 5,522,942 people and the ninth largest metropolitan area in the United States. Atlanta is the county seat of Fulton County, and a small portion of the city extends eastward into DeKalb County. Atlanta was established in 1837 at the intersection of two railroad lines, and the city rose from the ashes of the American Civil War to become a national center of commerce. In the decades following the Civil Rights Movement, during which the city earned a reputation as "too busy to hate" for the relatively progressive views of some of its citizens and leaders compared to other cities in the Deep South Atlanta attained international prominence. Atlanta is the primary transportation hub of...
Atlanta:
$50,210
Georgia:
$51,244
$981
Atlanta:
$241,200
Georgia:
$159,300
4.8%

Nurse Practitioner (NP) Job Listings

Key Stats for Nurse Practitioner (NP)

Gender

Female
56 %
Male
44 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 3 votes.
Less than 1 year
23%
1-4 years
28%
5-9 years
41%
10-19 years
8%

Experience Affects Nurse Practitioner (NP) Salaries

Mid-Career
▲9%

Experienced
▲1%

National Average
$95,000

Entry-Level
▼1%

Skills That Affect Nurse Practitioner (NP) Salaries

Geriatrics
▲14%

Internal Medicine
▲11%

National Average
$95,000

Family Practice
▼2%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 3 votes.

Gender

Female
56 %
Male
44 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
23%
1-4 years
28%
5-9 years
41%
10-19 years
8%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 93%
dental benefits
Dental: 85%
vision benefits
Vision: 41%
no benefits
None: 7%