How much does an Advanced Practice Nurse make hourly in the United States? The average hourly wage for an Advanced Practice Nurse in the United States is $48 as of April 26, 2022, but the salary range typically falls between $44 and $54. Hourly rate 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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What is an Advanced Practice Nurse?

An Advanced Practice Nurse (APN) is a nurse with post-graduate education in nursing. APNs are prepared with advanced didactic and clinical education, knowledge, skills, and scope of practice in nursing. Advanced practice nursing defines a level of nursing practice that utilizes extended and expanded skills, experience and knowledge in assessment, planning, implementation, diagnosis and evaluation of the care required. Nurses practicing at this level are educationally prepared at the post-graduate level and may work in either a specialist or generalist capacity. However, the basis of advanced...

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Veterans Health Administration - Newport News , VA
OR a Doctoral degree in nursing or related field and appropriate basic or advanced certification desired, and approximately 3-4 years of nursing practice/experience. Nurse V - Master's degree in ...
iHire - 4 days ago
As an advanced practice registered nurse, you'll be our go-to person for ensuring the best patient care possible. The job description of a nurse practitioner includes conducting physical examinations ...
LinkedIn - 3 days ago
DispatchHealth - McLean , VA
We are hiring Nurse Practitioners and Physician Assistants with acute care experience in ER, Urgent ... Our Advanced Practice Providers team with DHMTs (Medical Technicians) and are equipped with ...
Snagajob - 18 days ago
KidMed - Stafford , VA
Valid license to practice as a Nurse Practitioner/Physician Assistant in the state of Virginia * Current Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS) certification * Experience as a pediatric provider ...
ZipRecruiter ATS Jobs for ZipSearch/ZipAlerts - 16 days ago
Dispatchhealth - Richmond , VA
Reporting to the local Advanced Care Lead APP, the Richmond,VA Advanced Care Advanced Practice ...  RN (ED or ICU), Flight Nurse or a graduate from an ENP program or fellowship (NPs) or EM ...
iHire - 26 days ago
CareBridge Health - Richmond , VA
Holds active, unencumbered Advanced Practice license * Credentialed in adult, family, or geriatric care Has active DEA license * Preference for: Developmental Disabilities Nurse certification
ZipRecruiter ATS Jobs for ZipSearch/ZipAlerts - 19 days ago
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