Nurse Practitioners in New York
Is New York a good place for you to work as a Nurse Practitioner?
You’re in luck! Jobs for Nurse Practitioners in New York are projected to grow and these jobs tend to pay higher than average.
Projected employment for Nurse Practitioners in New York is growing faster than average.
Nurse Practitioners in New York earn higher salaries than the typical U.S. wage earner.
How Many Nurse Practitioners Work in New York?
13,710 people worked as Nurse Practitioners in 2018 in this state.
There were 13,450 Nurse Practitioners employed in this state in 2017.
That’s growth of 260 jobs between 2017 and 2018.
The typical state has 2,820 Nurse Practitioners working in it, which means New York has more Nurse Practitioners than average.
Job Projections for New York
Jobs for Nurse Practitioners in this state are growing at a rate of 41.6% which is faster than the nationwide estimated projection of 36.1%.
New York Annual Job Openings
The BLS estimates there will be 1,450 annual job openings, and 20,670 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 New York?
In 2018 wages for Nurse Practitioners ranged from $85,520 to $164,200 with $118,550 being the median annual salary.
Broken down to an hourly rate, workers in this field made anywhere from $41.11 to $78.94. The median hourly rate was $56.99.
In 2017 the median pay for this field was $55.3 an hour.
The hourly rate grew by $1.69.
The median salary in New York is higher than the nationwide median salary.
Top New York 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|
|New York-Newark-Jersey City, NY-NJ-PA||13,470||$122,540|
|Buffalo-Cheektowaga-Niagara Falls, NY||870||$103,320|
|Glens Falls, NY||60||$111,940|
|Watertown-Fort Drum, NY||60||$115,430|
Top States for Nurse Practitioners Employment
The table below shows the states 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
- Adult Health Nurse/Nursing
- Psychiatric/Mental Health Nurse/Nursing
- Nursing Practice
- School Nursing
- Critical Care Nursing
- Other Registered Nursing, Nursing Administration, Nursing Research and Clinical Nursing
- Geriatric Nurse/Nursing
- Maternal/Child Health and Neonatal Nurse/Nursing
- 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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