How much does a Cardiac Nurse Practitioner (NP) make in the United States? The average Cardiac Nurse Practitioner (NP) salary in the United States is $117,960 as of December 27, 2021, but the range typically falls between $110,980 and $125,860. Salary ranges can vary widely depending on many important factors, including education, certifications, additional skills, the number of years you have spent in your profession. With more online, real-time compensation data than any other website, helps you determine your exact pay target. 

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25% $110,980 10% $104,625 90% $133,053 75% $125,860 $117,960 50%(Median)
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The Cardiac Nurse Practitioner (NP) orders, interprets, and records results of clinical tests and reports results to physicians. Works in collaboration with hospital physicians to manage care for patients in a cardiac unit. Being a Cardiac Nurse Practitioner (NP) makes patient rounds. Prescribes medications and makes recommendations for other therapeutic forms of treatment. In addition, Cardiac Nurse Practitioner (NP) requires a master's degree. Requires Certified Registered Nurse Practitioner (CRNP) in specialty area based on RN licensure and state authority for advanced practice. Typically reports to a manager or head of a unit/department. Cardiac Nurse Practitioner (NP)'s years of experience requirement may be unspecified. Certification and/or licensing in the position's specialty is the main requirement. (Copyright 2022

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