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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

Average $116,111
Low $88,507
High $152,325
$20,625per year
Non-cash benefit
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The average salary for a family nurse practitioner is $116,111 per year in the United States and $20,625 overtime per year.3.7k salaries reported, updated at January 27, 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. $185,154per year
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Highest paying cities for Family Nurse Practitioners near United States

  1. Baltimore, MD
    $166,912 per year
    13 salaries reported
  2. Los Angeles, CA
    $163,759 per year
    37 salaries reported
  3. Dallas, TX
    $155,060 per year
    10 salaries reported
  1. Las Vegas, NV
    $149,469 per year
    46 salaries reported
  2. Brooklyn, NY
    $143,755 per year
    177 salaries reported
  3. Houston, TX
    $140,795 per year
    30 salaries reported
  1. New York, NY
    $127,954 per year
    96 salaries reported
  2. Phoenix, AZ
    $121,918 per year
    68 salaries reported
  3. Indianapolis, IN
    $108,537 per year
    7 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 certification

BC/BE(earn +11.74% more)

The jobs requiring this certification have decrease by 7.11% since 2018. Family Nurse Practitioners with this certification earn +11.74% more than the average base salary, which is $116,111 per year.

Job Trend
YearNumber of job openings on Indeed requiring this certificationChange from previous year
20112increase by 2
20126514increase by 325600.00%
20132713decrease by 58.35%
20146785increase by 150.09%
20155728decrease by 15.58%
20168335increase by 45.51%
20173653decrease by 56.17%
20182716decrease by 25.65%
20192523decrease by 7.11%

Top companies hiring Family Nurse Practitioners with the recommended certification

Maryville University
Allcare Family Medicine & Urgent Care
CVS Health
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Top skills
Primary Care Experience
Top specialties
Primary Care

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

46,858 job openings

Average $118,618 per year

Advanced Practice Registered Nurse

286,548 job openings

Average $108,609 per year

Registered Nurse - Primary Care

85,833 job openings

Average $95,275 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)?

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