Nurse Practitioners Salary Information in Iowa

The average annual and hourly salaries for nurse practitioners in the state of Iowa are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The comparison of the salary statistics of nurse practitioners among Iowa 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 2017 and published in April 2018 [1].

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

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$81,120
25th Percentile Wage
$89,560
50th Percentile Wage
$101,570
75th Percentile Wage
$119,340
90th Percentile Wage
$134,670

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for nurse practitioners in Iowa in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $134,670. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $101,570. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $81,120.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of nurse practitioners from 2012 to 2017.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$101,570
5.46% 14.99%
2016
$96,020
3.40% -
2015
$92,760
2.15% -
2014
$90,770
4.19% -
2013
$86,970
0.72% -
2012
$86,340
- -

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

Table 3 shows the median annual salary of nurse practitioners in some Iowa cities and metropolitan areas. We note that the median annual salary of nurse practitioners in state of Iowa ranges from $96,760 to $106,310. The highest paying area for nurse practitioners in Iowa is Iowa City with a median annual salary of $106,310. The second highest paying city/area in Iowa State is Northwest Iowa nonmetropolitan area (mean annual salary $105,930). The lowest paying area is Cedar Rapids with a median annual salary of $96,760.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Iowa City
$106,310
Northwest Iowa nonmetropolitan area
$105,930
Southeast Iowa nonmetropolitan area
$103,860
Waterloo-Cedar Falls
$102,620
Des Moines-West Des Moines
$102,540
Dubuque
$100,740
Southwest Iowa nonmetropolitan area
$100,040
Northeast Iowa nonmetropolitan area
$99,820
Ames
$99,460
Davenport-Moline-Rock Island
$97,130
Cedar Rapids
$96,760




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