How much does a Nurse Practitioner - Oncology make in the United States? The average Nurse Practitioner - Oncology salary in the United States is $126,537 as of June 27, 2024, but the range typically falls between $119,165 and $131,193. 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, Salary.com helps you determine your exact pay target. 

Nurse Practitioner - Oncology Salaries by Percentile
Percentile Salary Location Last Updated
10th Percentile Nurse Practitioner - Oncology Salary $112,454 US June 27, 2024
25th Percentile Nurse Practitioner - Oncology Salary $119,165 US June 27, 2024
50th Percentile Nurse Practitioner - Oncology Salary $126,537 US June 27, 2024
75th Percentile Nurse Practitioner - Oncology Salary $131,193 US June 27, 2024
90th Percentile Nurse Practitioner - Oncology Salary $135,431 US June 27, 2024
25% $119,165 10% $112,454 90% $135,431 75% $131,193 $126,537 50%(Median) Didn’t find job title? Click
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What skills does a Nurse Practitioner - Oncology need?

Each competency has five to ten behavioral assertions that can be observed, each with a corresponding performance level (from one to five) that is required for a particular job.

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Collaboration: Works cooperatively and shares ideas with coworkers and managers to achieve common goals and objectives.

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CPR: Cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR) combines rescue breathing (mouth-to-mouth) and chest compressions to temporarily pump enough blood to the brain until specialized treatment is available.

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Care Management: A set of activities intended to improve patient care and reduce the need for medical services by enhancing coordination of care, eliminate duplication, and helping patients and caregivers more effectively manage health conditions.

Collaboration 5.34%
CPR 2.48%
Care Management 1.74%
Others 90.44%
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Job Description for Nurse Practitioner - Oncology

Nurse Practitioner - Oncology works in collaboration with physicians and other members of the healthcare team to manage care for patients in an oncology setting. Provides quality care in all settings for cancer patients, families and staff. Being a Nurse Practitioner - Oncology orders, interprets, and records results of clinical tests and reports results to physicians. Prescribes medications and makes recommendations for other therapeutic forms of treatment. Additionally, Nurse Practitioner - Oncology assesses patient condition and may provide treatment using specialized medical equipment. Requires a master's degree. Requires Certified Registered Nurse Practitioner (CRNP). Requires Registered Nurse (RN). Typically reports to a manager or head of a unit/department. Nurse Practitioner - Oncology's years of experience requirement may be unspecified. Certification and/or licensing in the position's specialty is the main requirement. (Copyright 2024 Salary.com)... View full job description

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Nurse Practitioner - Oncology salary varies from city to city. Compared with national average salary of Nurse Practitioner - Oncology, the highest Nurse Practitioner - Oncology salary is in San Francisco, CA, where the Nurse Practitioner - Oncology salary is 25.0% above. The lowest Nurse Practitioner - Oncology salary is in Miami, FL, where the Nurse Practitioner - Oncology salary is 3.5% lower than national average salary.

City, State Compared to national average
City, State San Francisco, CA Compared to national average
+ 25.0%
City, State Washington, DC Compared to national average
+ 11.3%
City, State Miami, FL Compared to national average
-3.5%
City, State Chicago, IL Compared to national average
+ 4.9%
City, State Boston, MA Compared to national average
+ 12.1%
City, State New York, NY Compared to national average
+ 16.8%
City, State Dallas, TX Compared to national average
-1.3%

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