Nurse Practitioners in Michigan
Is Michigan a good place for you to work as a Nurse Practitioner?
You’re in luck! Jobs for Nurse Practitioners in Michigan are projected to grow and these jobs tend to pay higher than average.
Projected employment for Nurse Practitioners in Michigan is growing faster than average.
Nurse Practitioners in Michigan earn higher salaries than the typical U.S. wage earner.
How Many Nurse Practitioners Work in Michigan?
4,490 people worked as Nurse Practitioners in 2018 in this state.
There were 3,970 Nurse Practitioners employed in this state in 2017.
That’s growth of 520 jobs between 2017 and 2018.
The typical state has 2,820 Nurse Practitioners working in it, which means Michigan has more Nurse Practitioners than average.
Job Projections for Michigan
Jobs for Nurse Practitioners in this state are growing at a rate of 34.4% which is slower than the nationwide estimated projection of 36.1%.
Michigan Annual Job Openings
The BLS estimates there will be 350 annual job openings, and 5,200 total jobs in 2026 for Nurse Practitioners in this state.
Nationwide, the prediction is 14,400 annual jobs and 211,600 total jobs in 2026.
What do Nurse Practitioners Make in Michigan?
In 2018 wages for Nurse Practitioners ranged from $84,100 to $130,710 with $103,210 being the median annual salary.
Broken down to an hourly rate, workers in this field made anywhere from $40.43 to $62.84. The median hourly rate was $49.62.
Workers in this field were paid a median of $47.82 an hour in 2017.
The hourly rate grew by $1.80.
The median salary in Michigan is higher than the nationwide median salary.
Top Michigan Metros for Nurse Practitioners
The table below shows some of the metros in this state with the most Nurse Practitioners.
|Metro||Number Employed||Annual Median Salary|
|Ann Arbor, MI||450||$109,970|
|Grand Rapids-Wyoming, MI||350||$98,600|
|Lansing-East Lansing, MI||180||$105,020|
|South Bend-Mishawaka, IN-MI||140||$105,170|
|Battle Creek, MI||50||$101,090|
|Niles-Benton Harbor, MI||50||$96,750|
Top States for Nurse Practitioners Employment
View the list below to see where most Nurse Practitioners work.
|State||Number Employed||Annual Median Salary|
Below are the states where Nurse Practitioners get paid the most:
|State||Annual Median Salary|
What Major Will Prepare You For a Nurse Practitioner Career?
- Family Practice Nurse/Nursing
- Geriatric Nurse/Nursing
- Nursing Practice
- Adult Health Nurse/Nursing
- Maternal/Child Health and Neonatal Nurse/Nursing
- School Nursing
- Psychiatric/Mental Health Nurse/Nursing
- Other Registered Nursing, Nursing Administration, Nursing Research and Clinical Nursing
- Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS)
- College Factual
- National Center for Education Statistics
- O*NET Online
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