Leading National Surveys Reveal the Top Paying Nurse Practitioner Specialties
There’s no doubt that the nurse practitioner field is growing in today’s healthcare marketplace. A nurse practitioner is a trained and licensed nurse with a graduate-level education and advanced practice training. Healthcare organizations, medical clinics, hospitals and doctors’ offices employ nurse practitioners to work for them. In some places, nurse practitioners run medical clinics without the supervision of a doctor. Most nurse practitioner have a focus on a specialty in a specific field. Their salary is determined by their specialty.
Which specialty makes the most money?
A recent blog entry on midlevelu.com showed the top 10 paying nurse practitioner specialties according to a survey by Advance for NP’s and PA’s. Using the figures from their study along with multiple reputable surveys in the industry, we calculated the average compensation for some of the more popular specialties. Check out our findings:
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