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Nurse Practitioners Salary

$83,000 - $99,499
18% of jobs
$105,000 is the 25th percentile. Salaries below this are outliers.
$99,500 - $115,999
18% of jobs
$116,000 - $132,499
29% of jobs
The average salary is $141,434 a year
$132,500 - $148,999
3% of jobs
$163,500 is the 75th percentile. Salaries above this are outliers.
$149,000 - $165,499
9% of jobs
$165,500 - $181,999
9% of jobs
$182,000 - $198,499
3% of jobs
$198,500 - $214,999
0% of jobs
$215,000 - $231,499
0% of jobs
$238,000 is the 90th percentile. Salaries above this are outliers.
$231,500 - $247,999
3% of jobs
$248,000 - $264,500
3% of jobs

National Average

$83,000 $141,434 /year $264,500
$68 /hour
$6,917 - $8,292
18% of jobs
$8,750 is the 25th percentile. Salaries below this are outliers.
$8,292 - $9,667
18% of jobs
$9,667 - $11,042
29% of jobs
The average salary is $11,786 a month
$11,042 - $12,417
3% of jobs
$13,625 is the 75th percentile. Salaries above this are outliers.
$12,417 - $13,792
9% of jobs
$13,792 - $15,167
9% of jobs
$15,167 - $16,542
3% of jobs
$16,542 - $17,917
0% of jobs
$17,917 - $19,292
0% of jobs
$19,833 is the 90th percentile. Salaries above this are outliers.
$19,292 - $20,667
3% of jobs
$20,667 - $22,042
3% of jobs

National Average

$6,917 $11,786 /month $22,042
$68 /hour
$1,596 - $1,913
18% of jobs
$2,019 is the 25th percentile. Wages below this are outliers.
$1,913 - $2,231
18% of jobs
$2,231 - $2,548
29% of jobs
The average wage is $2,719 a week
$2,548 - $2,865
3% of jobs
$3,144 is the 75th percentile. Wages above this are outliers.
$2,865 - $3,183
9% of jobs
$3,183 - $3,500
9% of jobs
$3,500 - $3,817
3% of jobs
$3,817 - $4,135
0% of jobs
$4,135 - $4,452
0% of jobs
$4,576 is the 90th percentile. Wages above this are outliers.
$4,452 - $4,769
3% of jobs
$4,769 - $5,087
3% of jobs

National Average

$1,596 $2,719 /week $5,087
$68 /hour
$39.90 - $47.84
18% of jobs
$50.48 is the 25th percentile. Wages below this are outliers.
$47.84 - $55.77
18% of jobs
$55.77 - $63.70
29% of jobs
The average wage is $68.00 an hour
$63.70 - $71.63
3% of jobs
$78.61 is the 75th percentile. Wages above this are outliers.
$71.63 - $79.57
9% of jobs
$79.57 - $87.50
9% of jobs
$87.50 - $95.43
3% of jobs
$95.43 - $103.36
0% of jobs
$103.37 - $111.30
0% of jobs
$114.42 is the 90th percentile. Wages above this are outliers.
$111.30 - $119.23
3% of jobs
$119.23 - $127.16
3% of jobs

National Average

$39.90 $68 /hour $127.16
  Annual Salary Monthly Pay Weekly Pay Hourly Wage
Top Earners $238,000 $19,833 $4,576 $114
75th Percentile $163,500 $13,625 $3,144 $79
Average $141,434 $11,786 $2,719 $68
25th Percentile $105,000 $8,750 $2,019 $50
Nurse Practitioners Salary Comparison by Location
Nationwide
United States
$141,434
$11,786
$2,719
$68
Ashburn, VA
Virginia
$143,374
$11,948
$2,757
$69

As of Feb 23, 2021, the average annual pay for a Nurse Practitioners in the United States is $141,434 a year.

Just in case you need a simple salary calculator, that works out to be approximately $68.00 an hour. This is the equivalent of $2,720/week or $11,786/month.

While ZipRecruiter is seeing annual salaries as high as $264,500 and as low as $83,000, the majority of Nurse Practitioners salaries currently range between $105,000 (25th percentile) to $163,500 (75th percentile) with top earners (90th percentile) making $238,000 annually across the United States. The average pay range for a Nurse Practitioners varies greatly (by as much as $58,500), 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 Practitioners job market in both Ashburn, VA and the surrounding area is very active. A Nurse Practitioners in your area makes on average $143,374 per year, or $1,940 (1%) more than the national average annual salary of $141,434. Virginia ranks number 7 out of 50 states nationwide for Nurse Practitioners salaries.

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

Find your next high paying job as a Nurse Practitioners on ZipRecruiter today.

Top 10 Highest Paying Cities for Nurse Practitioners Jobs

We’ve identified 10 cities where the typical salary for a Nurse Practitioners job is above the national average. Topping the list is San Francisco, CA, with Fremont, CA and San Jose, CA close behind in the second and third positions. San Jose, CA beats the national average by $21,369 (15.1%), and San Francisco, CA furthers that trend with another $32,189 (22.8%) above the $141,434 average.

Significantly, San Francisco, CA has a very active Nurse Practitioners job market as there are several 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 Practitioners appears to be exceedingly fruitful.

Finally, another factor to consider is the average salary for these top ten cities varies very little at 10% between San Francisco, CA and Norwalk, CT, 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 Practitioners role.

CityAnnual SalaryMonthly PayWeekly PayHourly Wage
San Francisco, CA$173,624$14,469$3,339$83.47
Fremont, CA$166,671$13,889$3,205$80.13
San Jose, CA$162,803$13,567$3,131$78.27
Oakland, CA$161,024$13,419$3,097$77.42
Tanaina, AK$160,574$13,381$3,088$77.20
Wasilla, AK$160,572$13,381$3,088$77.20
Sunnyvale, CA$158,579$13,215$3,050$76.24
Hayward, CA$157,650$13,138$3,032$75.79
Jackson, WY$156,809$13,067$3,016$75.39
Norwalk, CT$156,595$13,050$3,011$75.29

Top 5 Best Paying Related Nurse Practitioners Jobs in the U.S.

We found a few related jobs that pay more than jobs in the Nurse Practitioners category.

For example Geriatric Nurse Practitioner jobs pay as much as $31,211 (22.1%) more than the average Nurse Practitioners salary of $141,434.

Job TitleAnnual SalaryMonthly PayWeekly PayHourly Wage
Geriatric Nurse Practitioner$172,645$14,387$3,320$83.00
Nurse Practitioner Per Diem$150,434$12,536$2,893$72.32
Nurse Practitioner Home Assessments$143,744$11,979$2,764$69.11
International Nurse Practitioner Home Assessments$140,684$11,724$2,705$67.64
Freelance Nurse Practitioner Home Assessments$140,559$11,713$2,703$67.58
About Our Data
ZipRecruiter salary estimates, histograms, trends and comparisons are derived from both employer job postings and third party data sources.
Data used to develop this report includes ADP data. ADP is an exclusive provider of employee payroll data for ZipRecruiter.
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