Nurse Practitioners Salary in United States (2024)

The average salary for Nurse Practitioners in the United States is around $124680 per year.

How much do Nurse Practitioners make in the United States?

In the United States, Nurse Practitioners earn an average hourly wage of $59.94 and a mean annual wage of $124680.

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Nurse Practitioners earnings by experience

For Nurse Practitioners positions in the United States, hourly wages vary widely. The 10th percentile earns approximately $41.99 per hour, while those at the 25th percentile earn about $49.64 per hour. The median hourly wage stands at $58.47, and at the 75th percentile, it increases to $65.13. The top earners, at the 90th percentile, command an impressive $79.44 hourly.

When considering annual wages for Nurse Practitioners roles, the distribution remains diverse. At the 10th percentile, workers earn around $87340 annually, while those at the 25th percentile make about $103250 annually. The median annual wage, however, is $121610. For the 75th percentile, the figure rises to $135470, and at the 90th percentile, it peaks at $165240 per year.

Earnings for Starting level Nurse Practitioners

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Earnings for Junior-level Nurse Practitioners

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Earnings for Mid-level Nurse Practitioners

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Earnings for Senior-level Nurse Practitioners

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Earnings for Top-level Nurse Practitioners

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Occupational Employment and Wage Statistics by U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (Last updated: May 2023)