Nurse Midwives in New Jersey
Considering a career as a Nurse Midwife in New Jersey?
You’re in luck! Jobs for Nurse Midwives in New Jersey are projected to grow and these jobs tend to pay higher than average.
Projected employment for Nurse Midwives in New Jersey is growing faster than average.
Nurse Midwives in New Jersey earn higher salaries than the typical U.S. wage earner.
How Many Nurse Midwives Work in New Jersey?
180 people worked as Nurse Midwives in 2018 in this state.
There were 210 Nurse Midwives employed in this state in 2017.
That’s a decline of 30 jobs between 2017 and 2018.
The typical state has 110 Nurse Midwives working in it, which means New Jersey has more Nurse Midwives than average.
Job Projections for New Jersey
Jobs for Nurse Midwives in this state are growing at a rate of 13.6% which is slower than the nationwide estimated projection of 20.0%.
New Jersey Annual Job Openings
The BLS estimates there will be 20 annual job openings, and 250 total jobs in 2026 for Nurse Midwives in this state.
Nationwide, the prediction is 500 annual jobs and 7,800 total jobs in 2026.
What do Nurse Midwives Make in New Jersey?
In 2018 wages for Nurse Midwives ranged from $84,820 to $135,460 with $112,740 being the median annual salary.
Broken down to an hourly rate, workers in this field made anywhere from $40.78 to $65.13. The median hourly rate was $54.2.
Workers in this field were paid a median of $53.99 an hour in 2017.
The hourly rate grew by $0.21.
The median salary in New Jersey is higher than the nationwide median salary.
Top New Jersey Metros for Nurse Midwives
The table below shows some of the metros in this state with the most Nurse Midwives.
|Metro||Number Employed||Annual Median Salary|
|New York-Newark-Jersey City, NY-NJ-PA||400||$113,200|
Top States for Nurse Midwives Employment
View the list below to see where most Nurse Midwives work.
|State||Number Employed||Annual Median Salary|
Below are the states where Nurse Midwives get paid the most:
|State||Annual Median Salary|
What Major Will Prepare You For a Nurse Midwife Career?
- Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS)
- College Factual
- National Center for Education Statistics
- O*NET Online
- Image Credit: By Aleksahgabrielle under License
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