Average Nurse Practitioner Salary in Memphis

Nurse practitioners in Memphis earn an average of $104,170 per year (or $50.08 per hour).

United States
Memphis, TN
11% lower than the national average
Your personal salary estimate
Free from Incredible Health

Memphis nurse practitioners earn 11% lower than the national average salary for NPs, at $118,040 (or $56.75 per hour).

Nurse practitioner salary range in Memphis, TN

Annual Salary Hourly Wage
90th Percentile $130,630 $62
75th Percentile $126,430 $60
Median $101,290 $48
25th Percentile $96,040 $46

80% of Memphis NPs earn between $60,950 and $130,630.

Cost-of-living adjusted nurse practitioner salary in Memphis

Cost-Of-Living Adjusted
Memphis, TN
Overall Average
Memphis, TN

Adjusted for cost-of-living, Memphis NPs earn about $112,373 per year. Cost-of-living in Memphis is 7% lower than the national average, meaning they face lower prices for food, housing, and transportation compared to other states.

Highest paying cities in Tennessee for nurse practitioners

Clarksville, TN $105,070 per year
Kingsport, TN $99,250 per year
Nashville, TN $98,600 per year
Cleveland, TN $98,310 per year
Morristown, TN $96,970 per year
Chattanooga, TN $96,570 per year
Jackson, TN $93,310 per year
Johnson City, TN $92,930 per year
Knoxville, TN $88,300 per year

Tennessee nursing salaries vary from region to region across the state. The area where nurse practitioners are paid the highest is Clarksville, where the average NPs salary is $105,070 and 250 nurse practitioners are currently employed. The Kingsport area comes in second, with a $99,250 average NP salary and 340 nurse practitioners employed.

How much do similar professions get paid in Memphis, TN?

Nurse Anesthetist $173,130 per year
Physical Therapist $92,960 per year
Dental Hygienist $71,570 per year
Registered Nurse $68,510 per year
Licensed Practical Nurse $45,540 per year
Pharmacy Technician $35,630 per year

At a $104,170 average annual salary, NPs in Memphis tend to earn less than nurse anesthetists ($173,130). They tend to earn more than physical therapists ($92,960), dental hygienists ($71,570), registered nurses ($68,510), licensed practical nurses ($45,540), and pharmacy technicians ($35,630).

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.

Free nursing salary estimate

Get a personalized salary estimate for your location and nursing credentials.