How Much do Nurse Practitioners Make in Washington?

Do nurse practitioners in Washington make a lot of money? What is the average pay for Washington nurse practitioners?

According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, nurse practitioners in Washington earn an average of $126,920 a year, equivalent to $61.02 an hour.

This is 13% more than nurse practitioners nationwide and 105% more than the typical Washington worker.

  • Latest wage data is for May 2019
  • Pre-tax earnings; Wages only - does not include benefits
Washington Nurse Practitioner Wages by Percentile
Percentile Hourly Annually
90th $77.69 $161,590
75th $70.28 $146,180
50th $60.09 $125,000
25th $52.08 $108,330
10th $41.65 $86,620
Washington Nurse Practitioners Wages by Metro Area
  • Data is for the entire metro area, not just the city
Metro Area Hourly Annually
Bellingham $51.73 $107,610
Bremerton $60.73 $126,310
Kennewick $53.41 $111,100
Longview $72.37 $150,520
Mount Vernon $63.36 $131,790
Olympia $59.43 $123,610
Seattle $59.97 $124,730
Spokane $76.98 $160,110
Wenatchee $57.97 $120,580
Yakima $51.33 $106,760
Washington Nurse Practitioner Wages by Year
Year Hourly Annually
2019 $61.02 $126,920
2018 $56.56 $117,650
2017 $55.41 $115,250
2016 $51.64 $107,400
2015 $49.96 $103,910
2014 $48.33 $100,530
2013 $46.68 $97,090
2012 $45.80 $95,260