Nurse Practitioners Salary Information in Florida

The average annual and hourly salaries for nurse practitioners in the state of Florida are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The comparison of the salary statistics of nurse practitioners among Florida metropolitan 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 2016 and published in April 2017 [1].

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

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$69,460
25th Percentile Wage
$83,120
50th Percentile Wage
$94,190
75th Percentile Wage
$106,040
90th Percentile Wage
$123,900

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for nurse practitioners in Florida in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $123,900. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $94,190. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $69,460.

Percentile BracketAverage Hourly Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$33.40
25th Percentile Wage
$39.96
50th Percentile Wage
$45.28
75th Percentile Wage
$50.98
90th Percentile Wage
$59.57

Table 2 shows the average hourly salary for nurse practitioners in Florida in 5 percentile scales. The average hourly salary for the 90th percentile is $59.57. The median hourly salary is $45.28. The average hourly salary for the bottom 10 percent is $33.40.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2016)

The following table and chart show the trend of the median salary of nurse practitioners from 2012 to 2016.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth4-Year Growth
201694,1901.35%7.99%
201592,9203.01%-
201490,1202.26%-
201388,0801.61%-
201286,660--

Table 3. Median Annual Salary of Nurse Practitioners in Florida Cities

Table 3 shows the median annual salary of nurse practitioners in some Florida cities and metropolitan areas. We note that the median annual salary of nurse practitioners in state of Florida ranges from $73,000 to $103,160. The highest paying area for nurse practitioners in Florida is South Florida nonmetropolitan area with a median annual salary of $103,160. The second highest paying city/area in Florida State is Deltona-Daytona Beach-Ormond Beach (mean annual salary $102,070). The lowest paying area is Naples-Marco Island with a median annual salary of $73,000.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
South Florida nonmetropolitan area
$103,160
Deltona-Daytona Beach-Ormond Beach
$102,070
Port St Lucie
$101,390
Northwest Florida nonmetropolitan area
$99,210
Palm Bay-Melbourne-Titusville
$98,860
Sebastian-Vero Beach
$97,460
Miami-Miami Beach-Kendall
$97,230
Northeast Florida nonmetropolitan area
$96,380
Orlando-Kissimmee-Sanford
$95,720
Jacksonville
$95,600
Cape Coral-Fort Myers
$95,170
Punta Gorda
$93,700
Miami-Fort Lauderdale-Pompano Beach
$93,670
North Port-Bradenton-Sarasota
$93,420
Pensacola-Ferry Pass-Brent
$93,120
Tampa-St Petersburg-Clearwater
$91,940
Fort Lauderdale-Pompano Beach-Deerfield Beach
$91,000
Tallahassee
$90,020
Gainesville
$89,360
Lakeland-Winter Haven
$87,920
West Palm Beach-Boca Raton-Boynton Beach
$85,700
Ocala
$84,210
Naples-Marco Island
$73,000


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