The annual and hourly salary statistics of nurse practitioners in Boulder, Colorado are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage statistics of nurse practitioners in Boulder is based on the national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics in 2017 and published in April 2018 .
|Percentile Bracket||Average Annual Salary|
|10th Percentile Wage||$88,060|
|25th Percentile Wage||$106,780|
|50th Percentile Wage||$116,470|
|75th Percentile Wage||$126,130|
|90th Percentile Wage||$132,270|
Table 1 shows the average annual salary for nurse practitioners in Boulder, Colorado in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $132,270. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $116,470. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $88,060.
The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of nurse practitioners from 2012 to 2017.
|Year||Median Salary||Yearly Growth||5-Year Growth|
From Table 3 we note that with a median annual salary of $116,470, Boulder is the highest paying city for nurse practitioners in state of Colorado, followed by Northcentral Colorado nonmetropolitan area (median annual salary $107,400). In comparison, the median annual salary of nurse practitioners in Boulder is 7.8 percent (7.8%) higher than that in Northcentral Colorado nonmetropolitan area.
|Cities/Areas||Median Annual Salary|
|Northcentral Colorado nonmetropolitan area|| |
|Grand Junction|| |
|Colorado Springs|| |
|West Colorado nonmetropolitan area|| |
|Fort Collins-Loveland|| |
|East and South Colorado nonmetropolitan area|| |
See also: Top paying jobs in Boulder, Colorado.