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Nurse Practitioner Physician Assistant

Nurse Practitioner Physician Assistant Salary

  Annual Salary Monthly Pay Weekly Pay Hourly Wage
Top Earners $140,000 $11,666 $2,692 $67
75th Percentile $124,500 $10,375 $2,394 $60
Average $111,417 $9,284 $2,142 $54
25th Percentile $95,000 $7,916 $1,826 $46
$54,500 - $63,499
0% of jobs
$63,500 - $72,499
0% of jobs
$72,500 - $81,499
4% of jobs
$81,500 - $90,499
10% of jobs
$95,000 is the 25th percentile. Salaries below this are outliers.
$90,500 - $99,499
17% of jobs
$99,500 - $108,499
18% of jobs
The average salary is $111,417 a year
$108,500 - $117,499
15% of jobs
$124,500 is the 75th percentile. Salaries above this are outliers.
$117,500 - $126,499
13% of jobs
$126,500 - $135,499
9% of jobs
$140,000 is the 90th percentile. Salaries above this are outliers.
$135,500 - $144,499
6% of jobs
$144,500 - $153,500
2% of jobs

National Average

$54,500 $111,417/year $54/hour $153,500
Nurse Practitioner Physician Assistant Salary Comparison by Location
Nationwide
United States
$111,417
$9,284
$2,142
$54
Ashburn, VA
Virginia
$112,945
$9,412
$2,172
$54

As of Jan 10, 2021, the average annual pay for a Nurse Practitioner Physician Assistant in the United States is $111,417 a year.

Just in case you need a simple salary calculator, that works out to be approximately $53.57 an hour. This is the equivalent of $2,143/week or $9,285/month.

While ZipRecruiter is seeing annual salaries as high as $153,500 and as low as $54,500, the majority of Nurse Practitioner Physician Assistant salaries currently range between $95,000 (25th percentile) to $124,500 (75th percentile) with top earners (90th percentile) making $140,000 annually across the United States. The average pay range for a Nurse Practitioner Physician Assistant varies greatly (by as much as $29,500), which suggests there may be many opportunities for advancement and increased pay based on skill level, location and years of experience.

Based on recent job postings on ZipRecruiter, the Nurse Practitioner Physician Assistant job market in both Ashburn, VA and the surrounding area is very active. A Nurse Practitioner Physician Assistant in your area makes on average $112,945 per year, or $1,528 (1%) more than the national average annual salary of $111,417. Virginia ranks number 12 out of 50 states nationwide for Nurse Practitioner Physician Assistant salaries.

To estimate the most accurate annual salary range for Nurse Practitioner Physician Assistant jobs, ZipRecruiter continuously scans its database of millions of active jobs published locally throughout America.

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Top 10 Highest Paying Cities for Nurse Practitioner Physician Assistant Jobs

We’ve identified 10 cities where the typical salary for a Nurse Practitioner Physician Assistant job is above the national average. Topping the list is Lakes, AK, with San Francisco, CA and Santa Clara, CA close behind in the second and third positions. Santa Clara, CA beats the national average by $22,294 (20.0%), and Lakes, AK furthers that trend with another $24,818 (22.3%) above the $111,417 average.

Importantly, Lakes, AK has a moderately active Nurse Practitioner Physician Assistant job market with only a few companies currently hiring for this type of role.

With these 10 cities having average salaries higher than the national average, the opportunities for economic advancement by changing locations as a Nurse Practitioner Physician Assistant appears to be exceedingly fruitful.

Finally, another factor to consider is the average salary for these top ten cities varies very little at 9% between Lakes, AK and Tanaina, AK, reinforcing the limited potential for much wage advancement. The possibility of a lower cost of living may be the best factor to use when considering location and salary for a Nurse Practitioner Physician Assistant role.

CityAnnual SalaryMonthly PayWeekly PayHourly Wage
Lakes, AK$136,235$11,353$2,620$65.50
San Francisco, CA$133,903$11,159$2,575$64.38
Santa Clara, CA$133,711$11,143$2,571$64.28
Fremont, CA$128,656$10,721$2,474$61.85
San Buenaventura, CA$128,520$10,710$2,472$61.79
Centennial, CO$126,271$10,523$2,428$60.71
San Jose, CA$125,957$10,496$2,422$60.56
Alexandria, VA$124,692$10,391$2,398$59.95
Oakland, CA$124,599$10,383$2,396$59.90
Tanaina, AK$124,309$10,359$2,391$59.76

Top 5 Best Paying Related Nurse Practitioner Physician Assistant Jobs in the U.S.

We found at least five jobs related to the Nurse Practitioner Physician Assistant job category that pay more per year than a typical Nurse Practitioner Physician Assistant salary. Top examples of these roles include: Physician General Practitioner, Internal Medicine Physician Assistant, and Critical Care Physician Assistant.

Importantly, all of these jobs are paid between $34,850 (31.3%) and $68,029 (61.1%) more than the average Nurse Practitioner Physician Assistant salary of $111,417. If you’re qualified, getting hired for one of these related Nurse Practitioner Physician Assistant jobs may help you make more money than that of the average Nurse Practitioner Physician Assistant position.

Job TitleAnnual SalaryMonthly PayWeekly PayHourly Wage
Physician General Practitioner$179,446$14,954$3,451$86.27
Internal Medicine Physician Assistant$162,190$13,516$3,119$77.98
Critical Care Physician Assistant$153,346$12,779$2,949$73.72
Nurse Practitioner Per Diem$150,434$12,536$2,893$72.32
Primary Care Physician Assistant$146,267$12,189$2,813$70.32
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