Nurse Practitioners Salary Information in Arizona

The average annual and hourly salaries for nurse practitioners in the state of Arizona are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The comparison of the salary statistics of nurse practitioners among Arizona areas is shown in Table 3. The salary statistics are based on the national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics in 2014 and published in May 2015 [1].

Table 1 & 2. Annual & Hourly Salary of Nurse Practitioners in Arizona

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
90th Percentile Wage
$141,610
75th Percentile Wage
$119,120
50th Percentile Wage
$101,860
25th Percentile Wage
$85,960
10th Percentile Wage
$68,120

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for nurse practitioners in Arizona in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $141,610. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $101,860. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $68,120.

Percentile BracketAverage Hourly Salary
90th Percentile Wage
$68.08
75th Percentile Wage
$57.27
50th Percentile Wage
$48.97
25th Percentile Wage
$41.33
10th Percentile Wage
$32.75

Table 2 shows the average hourly salary for nurse practitioners in Arizona in 5 percentile scales. The average hourly salary for the 90th percentile is $68.08. The median hourly salary is $48.97. The average hourly salary for the bottom 10 percent is $32.75.

Table 3. Average Nurse Practitioners Wage in Arizona vs. Related Jobs

OccupationAverage Wage
Nurse Practitioners
$101,860
Audiologists
$69,440
Other Health Diagnosing and Treating Practitioners
$63,790
Chiropractors
$62,290
General Dentists
$133,640
Other Specialists Dentists
$155,790
Dietitians and Nutritionists
$49,030

Table 4. Median Annual Salary of Nurse Practitioners in Arizona Cities

Table 4 shows the median annual salary of nurse practitioners in some Arizona cities and metropolitan areas. We note that the median annual salary of nurse practitioners in state of Arizona ranges from $90,290 to $107,300. The highest paying area for nurse practitioners in Arizona is Yuma with a median annual salary of $107,300. The second highest paying city/area in Arizona State is Phoenix-Mesa-Glendale (mean annual salary $104,350). The lowest paying area is Tucson with a median annual salary of $90,290.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Yuma
$107,300
Phoenix-Mesa-Glendale
$104,350
Lake Havasu City-Kingman
$103,570
Prescott
$103,400
Flagstaff
$97,030
North Arizona nonmetropolitan area
$92,720
Tucson
$90,290

Nurse Practitioners Salary by State

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