Nursing Salaries

Depending on where your career leads, career in nursing can be financially rewarding. A post graduate degree in nursing will help to get a greater salary as well as push your career higher. The following chart provides some insight into the salary range for various nursing professions (based on estimated yearly compensation):
  • Nursing Professions
  • Salary Range
  • Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN)
  • $25K-$35K
  • Registered Nurse
  • $35K-$60K
  • Clinical Nurse Specialist (CNS)
  • $60K-$75K
  • Nurse Practioner (NP)
  • $75K-$120K
  • Certified Registered Nurse Anesthetist (CRNA)
  • $90K-$175K
  • Certified Nurse Midwife (CNM)
  • $75K-$90K