How much does a Nurse Practitioner - Psychiatric make in the United States? The average Nurse Practitioner - Psychiatric salary in the United States is $120,156 as of June 27, 2024, but the range typically falls between $107,400 and $131,792. 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 - Psychiatric Salaries by Percentile
Percentile Salary Location Last Updated
10th Percentile Nurse Practitioner - Psychiatric Salary $95,787 US June 27, 2024
25th Percentile Nurse Practitioner - Psychiatric Salary $107,400 US June 27, 2024
50th Percentile Nurse Practitioner - Psychiatric Salary $120,156 US June 27, 2024
75th Percentile Nurse Practitioner - Psychiatric Salary $131,792 US June 27, 2024
90th Percentile Nurse Practitioner - Psychiatric Salary $142,386 US June 27, 2024
25% $107,400 10% $95,787 90% $142,386 75% $131,792 $120,156 50%(Median) Didn’t find job title? Click
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What skills does a Nurse Practitioner - Psychiatric 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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Acute Care: Acute care is a branch of secondary health care where a patient receives active but short-term treatment for a severe injury or episode of illness, an urgent medical condition, or during recovery from surgery. In medical terms, care for acute health conditions is the opposite from chronic care, or longer term care. Acute care services are generally delivered by teams of health care professionals from a range of medical and surgical specialties. Acute care may require a stay in a hospital emergency department, ambulatory surgery center, urgent care centre or other short-term stay facility, along with the assistance of diagnostic services, surgery, or follow-up outpatient care in the community. Hospital-based acute inpatient care typically has the goal of discharging patients as soon as they are deemed healthy and stable. Acute care settings include emergency department, intensive care, coronary care, cardiology, neonatal intensive care, and many general areas where the patient could become acutely unwell and require stabilization and transfer to another higher dependency unit for further treatment.

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Clinical Care: Clinical Care means anyone who has examined, carried out investigations or diagnosed for the purposes of, or in connection with, any form of medical treatment.

Collaboration 4.48%
Acute Care 2.08%
Clinical Care 1.46%
Others 91.98%
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Job Description for Nurse Practitioner - Psychiatric

Nurse Practitioner - Psychiatric works in collaboration with physicians to manage care for patients in a psychiatric setting. Orders, interprets, and records results of clinical tests and reports results to physicians. Being a Nurse Practitioner - Psychiatric prescribes medications and makes recommendations for other therapeutic forms of treatment. Provides primary care to psychiatry and at-risk patients. Additionally, Nurse Practitioner - Psychiatric 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 - Psychiatric'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 - Psychiatric salary varies from city to city. Compared with national average salary of Nurse Practitioner - Psychiatric, the highest Nurse Practitioner - Psychiatric salary is in San Francisco, CA, where the Nurse Practitioner - Psychiatric salary is 25.0% above. The lowest Nurse Practitioner - Psychiatric salary is in Miami, FL, where the Nurse Practitioner - Psychiatric 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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