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Family nurse practitioner salary in United States

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

Average base salary

Estimated take-home pay: $97,421 
Average $116,228
Low $88,745
High $152,223
$20,625per year
Non-cash benefit
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The average salary for a family nurse practitioner is $116,228 per year in the United States and $20,625 overtime per year.3.7k salaries reported, updated at February 1, 2023

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Salaries by years of experience in the United States

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Less than 1 year
1 to 2 years
3 to 5 years
6 to 9 years
More than 10 years
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Top companies for Family Nurse Practitioners in United States

  1. Adult & Pediatric Urgent Care
    16 reviews5 salaries reported
    $208,178per year
  2. $182,296per year
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Highest paying cities for Family Nurse Practitioners near United States

  1. Dallas, TX
    $166,552 per year
    12 salaries reported
  2. Los Angeles, CA
    $163,863 per year
    38 salaries reported
  3. Las Vegas, NV
    $150,261 per year
    51 salaries reported
  1. Brooklyn, NY
    $143,950 per year
    181 salaries reported
  2. Houston, TX
    $143,127 per year
    31 salaries reported
  3. San Antonio, TX
    $128,151 per year
    28 salaries reported
  1. New York, NY
    $127,954 per year
    96 salaries reported
  2. Phoenix, AZ
    $121,893 per year
    66 salaries reported
  3. Chicago, IL
    $109,617 per year
    46 salaries reported
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Where can a Family Nurse Practitioner earn more?

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Best-paid skills and qualifications for Family Nurse Practitioners

Most recommended skill

Primary Care(earn +12.17% more)

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 $116,228 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%

Top companies hiring Family Nurse Practitioners with the recommended skill

Virginia Commonwealth University
UTHealth Houston
Molina Healthcare
GoWell Urgent Care
Centra Medical Group
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Top specialties
Primary Care
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More critical skills and qualifications that pay well

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Most common benefits for Family Nurse Practitioners

  • 401(k)
  • 401(k) matching
  • 403(b)
  • Continuing education credits
  • Dental insurance
  • Disability insurance
  • Employee assistance program
  • Flexible schedule
  • Flexible spending account
  • Health insurance
  • Health savings account
  • Life insurance
  • Loan repayment program
  • Malpractice insurance
  • Paid time off
  • Prescription drug insurance
  • Relocation assistance
  • Retirement plan
  • Tuition reimbursement
  • Vision insurance
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Salary satisfaction

Based on 190 ratings

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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How much do similar professions get paid in United States?

Nurse Practitioner

47,030 job openings

Average $118,716 per year

Advanced Practice Registered Nurse

296,814 job openings

Average $108,802 per year

Registered Nurse - Primary Care

86,319 job openings

Average $95,318 per year

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Common questions about salaries for a Family Nurse Practitioner

How can I know if I am being paid fairly as a family nurse practitioner (FNP)?

If you're unsure about what salary is appropriate for a family nurse practitioner (FNP) position, visit Indeed's Salary Calculator to get a free, personalized pay range based on your location, industry and experience.

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