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2021 Nurse Practitioners Salary Guide

Diagnose and treat acute, episodic, or chronic illness, independently or as part of a healthcare team. May focus on health promotion and disease prevention. May order, perform, or interpret diagnostic tests such as lab work and x rays. May prescribe medication. Must be registered nurses who have specialized graduate education.

Nurse Practitioners Salary 2021

Salary

$111.7K

Growth

52%

Bright Outlook

Bright

Green

No

How Much Do Nurse Practitioners Make 2021?

Percentile 10% 25% 50% (Median) 75% 90%
Annual Wage $82,960 $94,890 $111,680 $130,240 $156,160
Hourly Wage $39.88 $45.62 $53.69 $62.62 $75.08

How Much Do Nurse Practitioners Make 2021?

Percentile
10%
25%
50% (Median)
75%
90%
Annual Wage
$82,960
$94,890
$111,680
$130,240
$156,160
Hourly Wage
$39.88
$45.62
$53.69
$62.62
$75.08

What Do Nurse Practitioners Do?

Diagnose and treat acute, episodic, or chronic illness, independently or as part of a healthcare team. May focus on health promotion and disease prevention. May order, perform, or interpret diagnostic tests such as lab work and x rays. May prescribe medication. Must be registered nurses who have specialized graduate education.

Also known as:

Acute Care Nurse Practitioner, Adult Nurse Practitioner, Advanced Practice Registered Nurse (APRN), Family Nurse Practitioner (FNP), Family Practice Certified Advanced Registered Nurse Practitioner, Gastroenterology Nurse Practitioner, Nurse Practitioner (NP), Nurse Practitioner, Adult, Pediatric Nurse Practitioner (PNP), Women's Health Care Nurse Practitioner

  • Analyze test data or images to inform diagnosis or treatment.
  • Prescribe treatments or therapies.
  • Treat acute illnesses, infections, or injuries.
  • Prescribe medications.
  • Diagnose medical conditions.
  • Train patients, family members, or caregivers in techniques for managing disabilities or illnesses.
  • Prescribe medications.
  • Record patient medical histories.
  • Operate diagnostic imaging equipment.
  • Analyze test data or images to inform diagnosis or treatment.
  • Order medical diagnostic or clinical tests.
  • Provide health and wellness advice to patients, program participants, or caregivers.
  • Develop medical treatment plans.
  • Monitor patient conditions during treatments, procedures, or activities.
  • Maintain medical or professional knowledge.
  • Advise patients on effects of health conditions or treatments.
  • Diagnose medical conditions.
  • Communicate detailed medical information to patients or family members.
  • Treat chronic diseases or disorders.
  • Treat acute illnesses, infections, or injuries.
  • Collaborate with healthcare professionals to plan or provide treatment.
  • Refer patients to other healthcare practitioners or health resources.
  • Refer patients to other healthcare practitioners or health resources.
  • Diagnose medical conditions.
  • Treat medical emergencies.
  • Schedule patient procedures or appointments.
  • Examine patients to assess general physical condition.
  • Supervise patient care personnel.
  • Maintain medical or professional knowledge.
  • Advise patients on healthcare system processes.
  • Follow protocols or regulations for healthcare activities.
  • Treat acute illnesses, infections, or injuries.
  • Apply bandages, dressings, or splints.
  • Immunize patients.
  • Maintain medical or professional knowledge.

Nurse Practitioners Job Outlook

Location 2019 Employment 2029 Employment Percent change Annual projected job openings
United States 211,300 322,000 52% 24,200

Nurse Practitioners Job Outlook

Location
2019 Employment
2029 Employment
Percent change
Annual projected job openings
United States
211,300
322,000
52%
24,200

Nurse Practitioners Schooling & Experience

  • Master's degree
  • No work experience
  • No on-the-job training

Nurse Practitioners Schools

School Program Name Location Length / Graduates
Abilene Christian University Nursing Practice Abilene, TX More than 4 years: 10
Adelphi University Adult Health Nurse/Nursing Garden City, NY Less than one year: 4
More than 4 years: 47
Alcorn State University Registered Nursing, Nursing Administration, Nursing Research and Clinical Nursing, Other Alcorn State, MS More than 4 years: 5
Allen College Nursing Practice Waterloo, IA More than 4 years: 5
Allen College Critical Care Nursing Waterloo, IA Less than one year: 8
More than 4 years: 6
Allen College Psychiatric/Mental Health Nurse/Nursing Waterloo, IA Less than one year: 2
More than 4 years: 16
Allen College Adult Health Nurse/Nursing Waterloo, IA Less than one year: 0
More than 4 years: 1
Allen College Family Practice Nurse/Nursing Waterloo, IA Less than one year: 4
More than 4 years: 35
Altierus Career College-Tampa Nursing Practice Tampa, FL 2 years: 0
Alverno College Nursing Practice Milwaukee, WI More than 4 years: 3

Nurse Practitioners Schools

School
Program Name
Location
Length / Graduates
Nursing Practice
Abilene, TX
More than 4 years: 10
Adult Health Nurse/Nursing
Garden City, NY
Less than one year: 4
More than 4 years: 47
Registered Nursing, Nursing Administration, Nursing Research and Clinical Nursing, Other
Alcorn State, MS
More than 4 years: 5
Nursing Practice
Waterloo, IA
More than 4 years: 5
Critical Care Nursing
Waterloo, IA
Less than one year: 8
More than 4 years: 6
Psychiatric/Mental Health Nurse/Nursing
Waterloo, IA
Less than one year: 2
More than 4 years: 16
Adult Health Nurse/Nursing
Waterloo, IA
Less than one year: 0
More than 4 years: 1
Family Practice Nurse/Nursing
Waterloo, IA
Less than one year: 4
More than 4 years: 35
Nursing Practice
Tampa, FL
2 years: 0
Nursing Practice
Milwaukee, WI
More than 4 years: 3

Nurse Practitioners Jobs .

Job Title Company Location Date Posted Federal Contractor
(F/T) Advanced Practice Nurse Practitioner - Medicine (Hospital Medicine) University of Miami Miami, Florida 09/25/2021 No
(F/T) Advanced Practice Registered Nurse - Medicine (Hospital Medicine) University of Miami Miami, Florida 09/25/2021 No
(F/T) Advanced Practice Registered Nurse - Medicine (Rheumatology) University of Miami Miami, Florida 09/25/2021 No
(F/T) Advanced Practice Registered Nurse - OBGYN/Oncology University of Miami Plantation, Florida 09/25/2021 No
(F/T) APRN - Neurological Surgery University of Miami Miami, Florida 09/25/2021 No
(F/T) Registered Nurse 1 - Hematology/Oncology University of Miami Miami, Florida 09/25/2021 No
*Unit Secretary - Emergency Department Community Memorial Health System Ventura, California 09/25/2021 No
4021A | Nurse Practitioner Psychiatry The Jewish Board New York, New York 09/25/2021 No
Adjunct Faculty - FNP/ACNP Skills Lab - Main Campus - College of Nursing and Health Care Professions job in Phoenix, AZ with Grand Canyon University Grand Canyon University Phoenix, Arizona 09/25/2021 No
Administrative Nurse Supervisor Geisinger Health System Muncy, Pennsylvania 09/25/2021 Yes

Nurse Practitioners Jobs .

Location

Virtual, USA Middletown, NY Phoenix, AZ Nashville, TN Baton Rouge, LA Pennington, NJ Seattle, WA San Antonio, TX Des Moines, IA Cedar Rapids, IA Atlanta, GA Miami, FL Saint Cloud, MN New York, NY Jonesboro, AR Cleveland, OH Chicago, IL Remote, USA Portland, OR Minneapolis, MN Long Branch, NJ Las Vegas, NV Fort Worth, TX Columbus, OH Washington, DC Vancouver, WA Tucson, AZ Suffern, NY Spokane, WA Sheridan, WY San Francisco, CA Rochester, MN Richmond, VA Pittsburgh, PA Paragould, AR Murfreesboro, TN Montebello, NY Mesa, AZ Little Rock, AR Indianapolis, IN Harrisburg, IL Grand Rapids, MI Delray Beach, FL Columbia, SC Colorado Springs, CO Charlotte, NC Carbondale, IL Butler, PA Big Spring, TX Bay City, MI Austin, TX Worcester, MA Woodbury, MN Winfield, IL Willow Park, TX Wichita, KS Wausau, WI Tulsa, OK St. Johnsbury, VT Sioux Falls, SD Silverdale, WA Silver City, NM Sf, CA Sartell, MN Santa Ana, CA San Diego, CA Salem, OR Sacramento, CA Roseville, CA Rochester, NY Prescott, AZ Portsmouth, OH Philadelphia, PA Opelika, AL Omaha, NE Oklahoma City, OK New Orleans, LA Mn And Wi Remote, MN Mishawaka, IN Manchester, NH Lumberton, NC Lubbock, TX Location Negotiable After Selection, USA Langley Afb, VA Lafayette, LA La Crosse, WI Knoxville, TN Kalamazoo, MI Joliet, IL Hyannis, MA Honolulu, HI High Point, NC Harrisburg, PA Greenville, NC Gooding, ID Gainesville, FL Fresno, CA Flagstaff, AZ Fairfax, VA East Lansing, MI Durham, NC Duluth, MN Denver, CO Denton, TX Davenport, IA Costa Mesa, CA Cincinnati, OH Cambridge, MN Bryan, TX Bend, OR Battle Creek, MI Austell, GA Aurora, CO Arlington, TX Alexandria, VA Albany, NY Alameda, CA Yuma, AZ Youngstown, OH Wyoming, MI Woodstock, GA Winston Salem, NC Winona, MN Wilmington, DE Wilkes-Barre, PA Whittier, CA Whitesburg, KY West Palm Beach, FL Wauchula, FL Waterloo, IA Walkill, NY Wailuku, HI Waco, TX Virginia, MN Ventura, CA Valley View, OH Valhalla, NY Vadnais Heights, MN Trenton, NJ Togus, ME Timonium, MD The Dalles, OR The Bronx, NY Temple, TX Tarentum, PA Syracuse, NY Sylvania, OH Sun City, AZ St. Paul, MN St. Louis, MO St. Charles, IL Sparta, GA South Dakota, USA Somerset, PA Sherman, TX Shallotte, NC Seatac, WA Seaford, DE Schenectady, NY Santa Monica, CA Sandpoint, ID San Leandro, CA San Juan, PR San Clemente, CA Salt Lake City, UT Salem, VA Saginaw, MI Ruidoso, NM Round Rock, TX Rockwall, TX Rockford, IL Riverside, CA Rensselaer County, NY Reno, NV Remote, PA Prairie View, TX Portage, MI Plymouth, MN Plantation, FL Petoskey, MI Pensacola, FL Pampa, TX Palo Alto, CA Oskaloosa, IA Orlando, FL Oregon City, OR Orange, CA Oneonta, AL Olympia, WA Oklahoma, USA North Platte, NE North Mankato, MN North Charleston, SC North Bend, OR Norfolk, NE Newport Beach, CA Newark, NJ New Prague, MN New Philadelphia, OH New Brunswick, NE New Baltimore, MI Needham, MA Nebraska, USA Navasota, TX Naperville, IL Nampa, ID Myrtle Beach, SC Muncy, PA Mt. Pleasant, SC Mount Pleasant, MI Moore, OK Montgomery, TX Montgomery, OH Montgomery County, NY Modesto, CA Mobile, USA Mobile, AL Missouri, USA Minnetonka, MN Milwaukee, WI Milledgeville, GA Michigan, USA Memphis, TN Medford, MN Mckinney, TX Mccomb, MS Maumee, OH Mather Afb, CA Martinsburg, WV Maple Grove, MN Magnolia, TX Lynchburg, VA Louisville, KY Long Beach, CA Lexington, KY Lewistown, MT Lewiston, ID Lewisburg, PA Lebanon, NH Leavenworth, KS Lawton, OK Lawrence, MA Lawrence, KS Lansing, MI Lakewood, CO Lakewood, CA Laconia, NH La Mesa, CA Kula, HI Kingman, AZ Kansas City, MO Joshua Tree, CA Johnson City, TN Jersey Shore, PA Jackson, MS Irvine, CA Illinois, USA Hutchinson, MN Huntington, WV Hoover, AL Holmdel, NJ Hines, IL Havre De Grace, MD Gwinnett County, GA Greenville, SC Goldsboro, NC Glendale, AZ Gilbert, AZ Gastonia, NC Gallatin, TN Frisco, TX Fridley, MN Fredericksburg, TX Franklin, TN Fort Lee, VA Fort Knox, KY Florida, USA Florence, SC Fitchburg, MA Fairmont, WV Eureka, CA Eugene, OR Essex County, NJ Erie, PA El Paso, TX Edison, NJ Edina, MN Eden Prairie, MN Eau Claire, WI Eagan, MN Dublin, CA Detroit, MI Deer Park, TX De Pere, WI Daytona Beach, FL Dayton, OH Davison, MI Davis, CA Danville, PA Danville, IL Dallas, TX Dacula, GA Crystal Lake, IL Council Bluffs, IA Cottonwood, AZ Corpus Christi, TX Corinth, MS Columbia, TN Columbia, MS Columbia, MO Clarksville, TN Clarksburg, WV Cheboygan, MI Chattanooga, TN Charleston, SC Chandler, AZ Capitola, CA Camden, NJ Burleson, TX Brownsville, TX Brooklyn, NY Brookings, OR Bronx, NY Brighton, MI Brenham, TX Bowling Green, KY Blue Ash, OH Bloomfield Township, MI Binghamton, NY Biloxi, MS Beverly Hills, CA Bentonville, AR Bellville, TX Bellingham, WA Bellevue, WA Belleville, NJ Bedford, MA Beckley, WV Beaverton, OR Baltimore, MD Ballentine, SC Bainbridge Island, WA Augusta, GA Auburn, WA Auburn, MA Asheville, NC Arizona, USA Altoona, PA Allentown, PA Albuquerque, NM Aiken, SC Adrian, MI Addison, IL ‘Ewa Beach, HI
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Company

Veterans Affairs, Veterans Health Administration UnitedHealth Group Minnesota Autism Center Kaiser Permanente Franciscan Missionaries of Our Lady Health System Greater Hudson Valley Health System (GHVHS) ProMedica Health System Banner Health Texas Health Resources Capital Health McLaren Health Care UnityPoint Health HealthAlliance Kindred at Home Nexion Health Management BrightSpring Health Services CHE Services CVS Health Encompass Home Health Northwestern Memorial Healthcare RWJBarnabas Health Sutter Health University of Miami Vanderbilt University Medical Center Northern Light Health Southern Illinois Healthcare Tenet Healthcare CVS Health DeVry Education Group Polaris Healthcare St. Joseph Health / Covenant Health Amada Senior Care Children's Minnesota Geisinger Health System Spectrum Health Arkansas Department of Workforce Services Cleveland Clinic Mayo Clinic Nationwide Children's Hospital Northern Arizona Healthcare Oregon Health & Science University AdventHealth Baptist Memorial Health Care CSIG Holding Company CVS Health Cape Abilities Cenikor Foundation City of Hope Crossroads Hospice & Palliative Care East Alabama Medical Center Fairfax County Sheriff's Office GUNDERSEN LUTHERAN ADMINISTRATIVE Genesis Healthcare George Washington University Hospital Healogics, Inc Hospice Care of South Carolina John George Psychiatric Pavilion Legacy Health MINACT INC. MultiCare Health System Norman Regional Health System Northeastern Vermont Regional Hospital Pennsylvania Psychiatric Institute ProMedica Health System Rochester Regional Health Saint Bernards Medical Center Sharp HealthCare Southern Ohio Medical Center University of Minnesota Physicians Weill Cornell Medical College WellStar Health Systems WorkCare Air Combat Command All Care Health Center Amazon Corporate LLC Argent Technologies, LLC Ascension Health Ascension Health Aveanna Baptist Health Arkansas Baylor Scott & White Health Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center Boise State University BrightStar Care CDI CareCentrix Caris Healthcare CaroMont Health Cedars-Sinai Center For Diagnostic Imaging Centura Health ClearChoiceMD Colbert Family Health and Wellness (OMJ/MC) CommonSpirit Health CommonSpirit Health Commonwealth of Pennsylvania Community Health Connections Community Memorial Health System Cooper University Hospital Denver Health Edison HHC Edward-Elmhurst Health Elliot Health System Evangelical Community Hospital Faith Regional Health Services Family Health Center Franklin Regional Hospital Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center Gastro Health Grand Canyon University HSS Hackensack Meridian Health Harrington Hospital Harry Hynes Memorial Hospice Health Systems Management, Inc. HealthCore Clinic Henry Ford Health System Indian Prairie School District 204 Infirmary Health Jabil Lakeside Neurologic Lawrence General Hospital Letcher Manor Liberty Healthcare Corporation MATRIX PROVIDERS INC MCMC MCW: SARGEANT HEALTH CENTER MEnD Correctional Care PLLC Mahaska Health Partnership Medical University of South Carolina Mercyhealth Michigan State University(MSU) Minnesota Visiting Nurse Agency NHS Management, LLC New York Life Insurance Company Novant Health Ohio Living Optum PeaceHealth Presbyterian Healthcare Services Prestige Healthcare Prime Healthcare Providence Health & Services Reliant Medical Group Roper St. Francis Healthcare Senior Lifestyle Senior Living Properties LLC Serenity Hospice Care Spectrum Healthcare Resources St. Bernard's Medical Center Stanford Health Care State of Montana Stella Maris Summit Orthopedics Texas A&M University Health Science Center The Jewish Board The University of Chicago TriHealth U.S. Military Entrance Processing Command UCHealth UCLA Health UPMC United Health Services University Hospital University of Utah Health Upper Chesapeak Health Visiting Nurse Service of New York Wellmark - Des Moines Wellmark Blue Cross Blue Shield Wellpath Winona Health
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Job Title
Company
Location
Date Posted
Federal Contractor
University of Miami
Miami, Florida
09/25/2021
No
University of Miami
Miami, Florida
09/25/2021
No
University of Miami
Plantation, Florida
09/25/2021
No
University of Miami
Miami, Florida
09/25/2021
No
University of Miami
Miami, Florida
09/25/2021
No
Community Memorial Health System
Ventura, California
09/25/2021
No
The Jewish Board
New York, New York
09/25/2021
No
Geisinger Health System
Muncy, Pennsylvania
09/25/2021
Yes

Nurse Practitioners Salary Guide 2021

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