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What Is the Average Nurse Midwife Salary by State

State Annual Salary Monthly Pay Weekly Pay Hourly Wage
Hawaii $139,081 $11,590 $2,674 $66.87
Nevada $135,834 $11,319 $2,612 $65.31
Massachusetts $135,406 $11,283 $2,603 $65.10
Rhode Island $133,262 $11,105 $2,562 $64.07
Oregon $131,868 $10,989 $2,535 $63.40
Alaska $130,195 $10,849 $2,503 $62.59
North Dakota $128,864 $10,738 $2,478 $61.95
Washington $126,574 $10,547 $2,434 $60.85
New York $123,653 $10,304 $2,377 $59.45
Maryland $122,186 $10,182 $2,349 $58.74
South Dakota $122,061 $10,171 $2,347 $58.68
Virginia $118,517 $9,876 $2,279 $56.98
New Hampshire $116,822 $9,735 $2,246 $56.16
Colorado $116,104 $9,675 $2,232 $55.82
Nebraska $115,338 $9,611 $2,218 $55.45
California $114,669 $9,555 $2,205 $55.13
Idaho $114,566 $9,547 $2,203 $55.08
Delaware $114,547 $9,545 $2,202 $55.07
South Carolina $113,742 $9,478 $2,187 $54.68
Arkansas $112,374 $9,364 $2,161 $54.03
Vermont $112,147 $9,345 $2,156 $53.92
Tennessee $110,745 $9,228 $2,129 $53.24
Kentucky $110,646 $9,220 $2,127 $53.20
Connecticut $109,920 $9,160 $2,113 $52.85
Oklahoma $109,295 $9,107 $2,101 $52.55
Michigan $108,777 $9,064 $2,091 $52.30
Maine $108,459 $9,038 $2,085 $52.14
Arizona $108,374 $9,031 $2,084 $52.10
Wyoming $108,146 $9,012 $2,079 $51.99
Minnesota $108,050 $9,004 $2,077 $51.95
Montana $107,591 $8,965 $2,069 $51.73
New Jersey $107,370 $8,947 $2,064 $51.62
Illinois $106,257 $8,854 $2,043 $51.09
Indiana $105,596 $8,799 $2,030 $50.77
Missouri $105,465 $8,788 $2,028 $50.70
West Virginia $104,361 $8,696 $2,006 $50.17
Texas $102,028 $8,502 $1,962 $49.05
Wisconsin $101,859 $8,488 $1,958 $48.97
Pennsylvania $101,398 $8,449 $1,949 $48.75
Ohio $101,134 $8,427 $1,944 $48.62
Iowa $99,993 $8,332 $1,922 $48.07
Utah $98,233 $8,186 $1,889 $47.23
New Mexico $96,625 $8,052 $1,858 $46.45
Kansas $95,709 $7,975 $1,840 $46.01
North Carolina $95,351 $7,945 $1,833 $45.84
Alabama $95,165 $7,930 $1,830 $45.75
Mississippi $94,883 $7,906 $1,824 $45.62
Florida $93,308 $7,775 $1,794 $44.86
Georgia $87,670 $7,305 $1,685 $42.15
Louisiana $86,163 $7,180 $1,656 $41.42

Top 50 Highest Paying States for Nurse Midwife Jobs in the U.S.

We’ve identified 11 states where the typical salary for a Nurse Midwife job is above the national average. Topping the list is Hawaii, with Nevada and Massachusetts close behind in second and third. Massachusetts beats the national average by 11.5%, and Hawaii furthers that trend with another $17,667 (14.6%) above the $121,414.

With these 11 states paying on average above the national average, the opportunities for economic advancement by changing locations as a Nurse Midwife appears to be exceedingly fruitful.

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