Women's Health Nurse Practitioner (NP) Salary

Women's Health Nurse Practitioners in the United States are largely female. The average salary of the entire group is approximately $86K annually. Residence is the biggest factor affecting pay for this group, followed by experience level. Although close to a third lack health benefits of any kind, a majority do enjoy medical insurance, and just over a half get dental coverage, too. Job satisfaction is high and work is enjoyable for most Women's Health Nurse Practitioners. This report is based on answers to PayScale's salary questionnaire.
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$69,566 - $102,152
$70K
$86K
$100K
MEDIAN: $85,940
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$37.00 - $57.86
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$0$110K
Salary $69,566 - $102,152
Bonus $817 - $12,080
Profit Sharing $2,800
Commission $10,000
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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$72,227 - $110,444
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 12 Oct 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 358
Hourly Data $0$79
Hourly Rate $37.00 - $57.86
Overtime $14.79 - $79.50
Annual Data $0$110K
Bonus $817 - $12,080
Commission $10,000
Profit Sharing $2,800
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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$72,227 - $110,444
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 12 Oct 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 176

Job Description for Women's Health Nurse Practitioner (NP)

Advanced practice registered nurses, or APRNs (or NPs for short), are highly trained nurses that have been certified to see patients and administer medical procedures without a doctor's supervision. One specialty that uses these nurses is women's health; the APRNs who work in this field are often called women's health nurse practitioners. The nurse practitioner — as a specialist in this area — may allow a clinic to administer to more patients than would normally be the case if it were top-staffed by doctors only.

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Women's Health Nurse Practitioner (NP) Tasks

  • Conduct complete physicals, provide treatment and counsel patients
  • 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

Women's Health Nurse Practitioner (NP) Job Listings

Popular Skills for Women's Health Nurse Practitioner (NP)


Women's Health Nurse Practitioners report using a wide range of professional skills. Most notably, skills in Colposcopy, Reproductive Health, Obstetrics/Gynecology, and Family Practice are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that seem to negatively impact pay include Case Management and Acute Care. Most people who know Gynecology also know Labor & Delivery, Birthing.

Pay by Experience Level for Women's Health Nurse Practitioner (NP)

Pay by Experience for a Women's Health Nurse Practitioner (NP) has a positive trend. An entry-level Women's Health Nurse Practitioner (NP) with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $83,000 based on 208 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Women's Health Nurse Practitioner (NP) with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $91,000 based on 111 salaries. An experienced Women's Health Nurse Practitioner (NP) which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $95,000 based on 137 salaries. A Women's Health Nurse Practitioner (NP) with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $94,000 based on 70 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $90,157

Larger city markers indicate a job is popular in that location.

Surpassing the national average by 18 percent, Women's Health Nurse Practitioners in Los Angeles receive some of the highest pay in the country. Women's Health Nurse Practitioners will also find cushy salaries in New York (+13 percent) and Dallas (+7 percent). The lowest-paying market is Cary, which sits 21 percent below the national average, proving that location is a significant contributor to overall pay. Workers in St. Louis and Canton earn salaries that trail the national average for those in this profession (17 percent less and 16 percent less, respectively).

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Key Stats for Women's Health Nurse Practitioner (NP)

Gender

Female
99 %
Male
1 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 66 votes.
Less than 1 year
13%
1-4 years
31%
5-9 years
19%
10-19 years
22%
20 years or more
15%

Experience Affects Women's Health Nurse Practitioner (NP) Salaries

▲6%

▲4%

▲1%

National Average
$90,000

▼7%

Skills That Affect Women's Health Nurse Practitioner (NP) Salaries

Colposcopy
▲3%



National Average
$90,000

Family Practice
▼1%

▼2%

▼2%


Acute Care
▼8%

Case Management
▼16%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 66 votes.

Gender

Female
99 %
Male
1 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
13%
1-4 years
31%
5-9 years
19%
10-19 years
22%
20 years or more
15%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 64%
dental benefits
Dental: 56%
vision benefits
Vision: 45%
no benefits
None: 32%