A neonatal nurse practitioner is a licensed nursing professional who diagnoses and treats babies during their first month of life. The average salary of a neonatal nurse practitioner depends on experience and her employer.
In July 2009, neonatal nurse practitioners with less than one year of work experience earned an average salary of £32,042 to £44,709.
One to Four Years of Employment
Neonatal nurse practitioners with one to four years of work experience in the field earned annual salaries of £40,088 to £53,187 as of July 2009.
Five to Nine Years of Employment
The average salary range for neonatal nurse practitioners with five to nine years of experience was £43,888 to £54,970 in July 2009.
10 to 19 Years of Employment
The income of neonatal nurse practitioners with 10 to 19 years of experience in the field was £52,585 to £67,803 in July 2009.
Once neonatal nurse practitioners achieved 20 years of work experience or more, their maximum average salary increased to £72,690 as of July 2009.
In July 2009, the highest paying employers of neonatal nurse practitioners were private practices, where nurses earned average maximum salaries of £70,383, while hospitals were the lowest paying employers with salaries of £60,791.