Average Nurse Practitioner Salary in Maryland

Nurse practitioners in Maryland earn an average of $115,700 per year (or $55.63 per hour).

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

Nurse practitioner salary range in Maryland

Annual Salary Hourly Wage
90th Percentile $141,140 $67
75th Percentile $129,140 $62
Median $104,550 $50
25th Percentile $100,650 $48

80% of Maryland NPs earn between $95,710 and $141,140.

Cost-of-living adjusted nurse practitioner salary in Maryland

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Adjusted for cost-of-living, Maryland NPs earn about $108,638 per year. Cost-of-living in Maryland is 6% higher than the national average, meaning they face higher prices for food, housing, and transportation compared to other states.

Highest paying cities in Maryland for nurse practitioners

Lexington Park, MD $123,400 per year
Cumberland, MD $116,120 per year
Baltimore, MD $113,620 per year
Hagerstown, MD $111,400 per year
Salisbury, MD $106,010 per year

Maryland nursing salaries vary from region to region across the state. The area where nurse practitioners are paid the highest is Lexington Park, where the average NPs salary is $123,400 and 40 nurse practitioners are currently employed. The Cumberland area comes in second, with a $116,120 average NP salary and 60 nurse practitioners employed.

How much do similar professions get paid in Maryland?

Nurse Anesthetist $180,560 per year
Nurse Midwife $113,860 per year
Physical Therapist $90,710 per year
Dental Hygienist $89,340 per year
Registered Nurse $82,660 per year
Licensed Practical Nurse $56,380 per year
Pharmacy Technician $37,840 per year

At a $115,700 average annual salary, NPs in Maryland tend to earn less than nurse anesthetists ($180,560). They tend to earn more than nurse midwives ($113,860), physical therapists ($90,710), dental hygienists ($89,340), registered nurses ($82,660), licensed practical nurses ($56,380), and pharmacy technicians ($37,840).

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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