Average Nurse Practitioner Salary in Arizona

Nurse practitioners in Arizona earn an average of $119,910 per year (or $57.65 per hour).

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Arizona nurse practitioners earn 1% higher than the national average salary for NPs, at $118,040 (or $56.75 per hour).

Nurse practitioner salary range in Arizona

Annual Salary Hourly Wage
90th Percentile $162,820 $78
75th Percentile $130,680 $62
Median $121,070 $58
25th Percentile $100,730 $48

80% of Arizona NPs earn between $95,850 and $162,820.

Cost-of-living adjusted nurse practitioner salary in Arizona

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Adjusted for cost-of-living, Arizona NPs earn about $120,998 per year. Cost-of-living in Arizona is 0% lower than the national average, meaning they face lower prices for food, housing, and transportation compared to other states.

Highest paying cities in Arizona for nurse practitioners

Prescott, AZ $131,550 per year
Yuma, AZ $127,220 per year
Kingman, AZ $121,810 per year
Phoenix, AZ $120,980 per year
Flagstaff, AZ $117,490 per year
Tucson, AZ $114,720 per year
Sierra Vista, AZ $108,030 per year

Arizona nursing salaries vary from region to region across the state. The area where nurse practitioners are paid the highest is Prescott, where the average NPs salary is $131,550 and 110 nurse practitioners are currently employed. The Yuma area comes in second, with a $127,220 average NP salary and 130 nurse practitioners employed.

How much do similar professions get paid in Arizona?

Nurse Anesthetist $173,460 per year
Nurse Midwife $121,530 per year
Physical Therapist $94,700 per year
Dental Hygienist $83,860 per year
Registered Nurse $81,600 per year
Licensed Practical Nurse $57,800 per year
Pharmacy Technician $39,240 per year

At a $119,910 average annual salary, NPs in Arizona tend to earn less than nurse anesthetists ($173,460) and nurse midwives ($121,530). They tend to earn more than physical therapists ($94,700), dental hygienists ($83,860), registered nurses ($81,600), licensed practical nurses ($57,800), and pharmacy technicians ($39,240).

More about nurse practitioners

Nurse practitioners are licensed, advanced practice nurses who specialize in managing patients' healthcare and preventing diseases. They often work autonomously and have their own practices. Their duties involve diagnosing diseases, treating illnesses, and performing diagnostic tests, among other things. Every nurse practitioner has to choose a speciality. Some of the more common nurse practitioner roles include family nurse practitioner, pediatric nurse practitioner, and psychiatric nurse practitioner.

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