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Nurse practitioner salary in Austin, TX

How much does a Nurse Practitioner make in Austin, TX?

Average base salary

as national average
Average $118,963
Low $82,328
High $171,900
$18,750per year
Non-cash benefit
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The average salary for a nurse practitioner is $118,963 per year in Austin, TX and $18,750 overtime per year.178 salaries reported, updated at September 22, 2023

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Salaries by years of experience in Austin, TX

Years of experiencePer year
Less than 1 year
1 to 2 years
3 to 5 years
6 to 9 years
More than 10 years
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Top companies for Nurse Practitioners in Austin, TX

  1. Briarwood Detox
    8 reviews5 salaries reported
    $169,735per year
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Highest paying cities for Nurse Practitioners near Austin, TX

  1. Corpus Christi, TX
    $130,723 per year
    73 salaries reported
  2. Irving, TX
    $129,517 per year
    33 salaries reported
  3. El Paso, TX
    $123,087 per year
    131 salaries reported
  1. San Antonio, TX
    $118,664 per year
    268 salaries reported
  2. Houston, TX
    $118,333 per year
    350 salaries reported
  3. Fort Worth, TX
    $115,732 per year
    75 salaries reported
  1. Dallas-Fort Worth, TX
    $113,855 per year
    48 salaries reported
  2. Dallas, TX
    $112,678 per year
    162 salaries reported
  3. Amarillo, TX
    $110,879 per year
    43 salaries reported
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Where can a Nurse Practitioner earn more?

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Best-paid skills and qualifications for Nurse Practitioners

Most recommended skill

Colorectal Surgery(earn +45.98% more)

The jobs requiring this skill have increase by 13200.00% since 2018. Nurse Practitioners with this skill earn +45.98% more than the average base salary, which is $118,963 per year.

Job Trend
YearNumber of job openings on Indeed requiring this skillChange from previous year
20161increase by 1
20172increase by 100.00%
201811increase by 450.00%
20191463increase by 13200.00%

Top companies hiring Nurse Practitioners with the recommended skill

Calibrate IV
University of Texas at Austin
Warrior Vets Medical Services PLLC
Premise Health
Cadence Health
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Top specialties
Colorectal Surgery
Top certifications
Top fields of study
Medical Degree

More critical skills and qualifications that pay well

Top SkillsSalaryJob openingsCompanies
6 jobs14
57 jobs80
423 jobs778
320 jobs841
260 jobs1,233
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Most common benefits for Nurse Practitioners

  • 401(k)
  • 401(k) matching
  • 403(b)
  • 403(b) matching
  • AD&D insurance
  • Commuter assistance
  • Continuing education credits
  • Dental insurance
  • Disability insurance
  • Employee assistance program
  • Employee discount
  • Flexible schedule
  • Flexible spending account
  • Health insurance
  • Health savings account
  • Life insurance
  • Loan repayment program
  • Malpractice insurance
  • Mileage reimbursement
  • Opportunities for advancement
  • Paid time off
  • Paid training
  • Parental leave
  • Referral program
  • Relocation assistance
  • Retirement plan
  • Travel reimbursement
  • Tuition reimbursement
  • Vision insurance
  • Wellness program
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Salary satisfaction

Based on 347 ratings

67% of Nurse Practitioners in the United States think their salaries are enough for the cost of living in their area.

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How much do similar professions get paid in Austin, TX?

Advanced Practice Registered Nurse

Job openings

Average $97,261 per year

Family Nurse Practitioner

Job openings

Average $149,791 per year

Pediatric Nurse Practitioner

Job openings

Average $109,279 per year

Psychiatric-mental Health Nurse Practitioner

Job openings

Average $289,071 per year

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Common questions about salaries for a Nurse Practitioner

How can I know if I am being paid fairly as a nurse practitioner (NP)?

If you’re unsure about what salary is appropriate for a nurse practitioner (NP), visit Indeed's Salary Calculator to get a free, personalized pay range based on your location, industry, and experience.

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How much do similar professions to Nurse Practitioner get paid?

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Do nurse practitioners (NPs) make good money?

Yes, nurse practitioners can earn high income depending on their certification and the area of expertise.

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