Family Nurse Practitioner salary in United States

How much does a Family Nurse Practitioner make in the United States?

3.5k salaries reported, updated at October 19, 2021
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The average salary for a family nurse practitioner is $124,535 per year in the United States and $18,750 overtime per year.

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Most common benefits

  • Free flu shots
  • Loan repayment program
  • License reimbursement
  • Relocation assistance
  • 403(b)
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Salaries by years of experience in the United States

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Best-paid skills and qualifications for family nurse practitioners

Most recommended skill

Primary Care

The jobs requiring this skill have increase by 3.24% since 2018. Family Nurse Practitioners with this skill earn +12.17% more than the average base salary, which is $124,535 per year.

Job Trend
YearNumber of job openings on Indeed requiring this skillChange from previous year
20101increase by 1
20113increase by 200.00%
20122300increase by 76566.67%
20139827increase by 327.26%
201413838increase by 40.82%
201522112increase by 59.79%
201623295increase by 5.35%
20178686decrease by 62.71%
20186750decrease by 22.29%
20196969increase by 3.24%

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More critical skills and qualifications that pay well

Information tooltip for top skills.Top skillsPrimary Care Experience+16.40%salary
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Primary Care Experience
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Information tooltip for top specialties.Top specialtiesPrimary Care+12.17%salary
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Primary Care
458 jobs
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Emergency Medicine
47 jobs
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Information tooltip for top certifications.Top certificationsBC/BE+11.74%salary
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Most common benefits for Family Nurse Practitioners

  • Free flu shots
  • Loan repayment program
  • License reimbursement
  • Relocation assistance
  • 403(b)
  • Wellness program
  • Health insurance
  • Loan forgiveness
  • Paid time off
  • AD&D insurance
  • Dental insurance
  • Malpractice insurance
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Salary satisfaction

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74% of Family nurse practitioners in the United States think their salaries are enough for the cost of living in their area.

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