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Average Bonus
The average nurse practitioner salary in Colorado, United States is $106,942 or an hourly rate of $51. This is 1% higher (+$1,381) than the average nurse practitioner salary in the United States. In addition, they earn an average bonus of $2,214.
Salary by Experience


Entry Level Salary


Senior Level Salary
An entry level nurse practitioner (1-3 years of experience) earns an average salary of $91,714. On the other end, a senior level nurse practitioner (8+ years of experience) earns an average salary of $125,876.
Job Description
Diagnose and treat acute, episodic, or chronic illness, independently or as part of a healthcare team. May focus on health promotion and disease prevention. May order, perform, or interpret diagnostic tests such as lab work and x rays. May prescribe medication. Must be registered nurses who have specialized graduate education.

The chart below breaks down accounts by the highest level of education obtaned.

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