Average Nurse Midwife Salary in Pennsylvania

Nurse midwives in Pennsylvania earn an average of $111,980 per year (or $53.84 per hour).

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Pennsylvania nurse midwives earn 1% lower than the national average salary for CNMs, at $114,210 (or $54.91 per hour).

Nurse midwife salary range in Pennsylvania

Annual Salary Hourly Wage
90th Percentile $136,050 $65
75th Percentile $129,220 $62
Median $116,840 $56
25th Percentile $97,830 $47

80% of Pennsylvania CNMs earn between $79,130 and $136,050.

Cost-of-living adjusted nurse midwife salary in Pennsylvania

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Adjusted for cost-of-living, Pennsylvania CNMs earn about $114,733 per year. Cost-of-living in Pennsylvania is 2% lower than the national average, meaning they face lower prices for food, housing, and transportation compared to other states.

Highest paying cities in Pennsylvania for nurse midwives

Philadelphia, PA $116,510 per year
Allentown, PA $111,390 per year
Pittsburgh, PA $106,130 per year

Pennsylvania nursing salaries vary from region to region across the state. The area where nurse midwives are paid the highest is Philadelphia, where the average CNMs salary is $116,510 and 160 nurse midwives are currently employed. The Allentown area comes in second, with a $111,390 average CNM salary and 50 nurse midwives employed.

How much do similar professions get paid in Pennsylvania?

Nurse Anesthetist $203,150 per year
Nurse Practitioner $117,260 per year
Physical Therapist $94,400 per year
Registered Nurse $76,000 per year
Dental Hygienist $71,710 per year
Licensed Practical Nurse $51,090 per year
Pharmacy Technician $34,760 per year

At a $111,980 average annual salary, CNMs in Pennsylvania tend to earn less than nurse anesthetists ($203,150) and nurse practitioners ($117,260). They tend to earn more than physical therapists ($94,400), registered nurses ($76,000), dental hygienists ($71,710), licensed practical nurses ($51,090), and pharmacy technicians ($34,760).

More about nurse midwives

A nurse-midwife is an advanced practice registered nurse who provides care for women throughout the reproductive process from preconception to delivery. Though they specialize in the reproductive process, they are also equipped to handle primary care and other gynecological services for women as well. Nurse-midwives work mostly in hospitals within the United States, but some work in community clinics, birthing clinics, or directly with the patient in their homes.

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