Advanced Practice Psychiatric Nurses

7.2/10 job score
AUTOMATION RISK
0.0%
risk level
POLLING
GROWTH
6.2%
by 2031
WAGES
$77,600
or $37.30 hourly
VOLUME
3,047,530
as of 2021

What is the risk of automation?

We calculate this occupation to have an automation risk score of 0.0% (Totally Safe)

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Qualities required for this occupation:
Assisting and Caring for Others
Social Perceptiveness
Negotiation
Persuasion
Originality
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How quickly is this occupation growing?

The number of 'Advanced Practice Psychiatric Nurses' job openings is expected to rise 6.2% by 2031
'Advanced Practice Psychiatric Nurses' is expected to be a fast growing occupation in comparison to other occupations.
* Data from the Bureau of Labor Statistics for the period between 2021 and 2031.
Updated projections are due Sep 2023.

What are the median wages for 'Advanced Practice Psychiatric Nurses' in the United States?

In 2021 the median annual wage for 'Advanced Practice Psychiatric Nurses' was $77,600, or $37.30 hourly
'Advanced Practice Psychiatric Nurses' are paid 69.6% higher than the national median wage, which stands at $45,760
* Data from the Bureau of Labor Statistics

How many people are employed as advanced practice psychiatric nurses?

As of 2021 there were 3,047,530 people employed as Advanced Practice Psychiatric Nurses within the United States.
This represents around 2.16% of the employed workforce across the country.
Put another way, around 1 in 46 people are employed as Advanced Practice Psychiatric Nurses.

Job description

Assess, diagnose, and treat individuals and families with mental health or substance use disorders or the potential for such disorders. Apply therapeutic activities, including the prescription of medication, per state regulations, and the administration of psychotherapy.

SOC Code: 29-1141.02

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