Average Nurse Practitioner Salary in Ohio

Nurse practitioners in Ohio earn an average of $112,490 per year (or $54.08 per hour).

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4% lower than the national average
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Ohio nurse practitioners earn 4% lower than the national average salary for NPs, at $118,040 (or $56.75 per hour).

Nurse practitioner salary range in Ohio

Annual Salary Hourly Wage
90th Percentile $135,180 $64
75th Percentile $128,690 $61
Median $103,310 $49
25th Percentile $99,540 $47

80% of Ohio NPs earn between $95,280 and $135,180.

Cost-of-living adjusted nurse practitioner salary in Ohio

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Adjusted for cost-of-living, Ohio NPs earn about $122,671 per year. Cost-of-living in Ohio is 8% lower than the national average, meaning they face lower prices for food, housing, and transportation compared to other states.

Highest paying cities in Ohio for nurse practitioners

Elyria, OH $118,250 per year
Columbus, OH $112,120 per year
Cincinnati, OH $112,080 per year
Toledo, OH $111,190 per year
Akron, OH $110,540 per year
Dayton, OH $110,070 per year
Lima, OH $108,710 per year
Steubenville, OH $108,320 per year
Springfield, OH $107,410 per year
Canton, OH $106,770 per year

Ohio nursing salaries vary from region to region across the state. The area where nurse practitioners are paid the highest is Elyria, where the average NPs salary is $118,250 and 2,330 nurse practitioners are currently employed. The Columbus area comes in second, with a $112,120 average NP salary and 1,520 nurse practitioners employed.

How much do similar professions get paid in Ohio?

Nurse Anesthetist $187,410 per year
Nurse Midwife $116,780 per year
Physical Therapist $92,680 per year
Dental Hygienist $72,280 per year
Registered Nurse $71,640 per year
Licensed Practical Nurse $48,030 per year
Pharmacy Technician $34,390 per year

At a $112,490 average annual salary, NPs in Ohio tend to earn less than nurse anesthetists ($187,410) and nurse midwives ($116,780). They tend to earn more than physical therapists ($92,680), dental hygienists ($72,280), registered nurses ($71,640), licensed practical nurses ($48,030), and pharmacy technicians ($34,390).

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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