Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner Salary in Maine - ME

The United States Department of Labor’s Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) does not keep separate salary records for psychiatric nurse practitioners. They do, however, provide the median salary for a registered nurse working in Maine, as $65,240. Additionally, the BLS states that a health diagnosing and treating practitioner in Maine makes about $57,740 per year. In actuality, however, mental health nurse practitioner salaries are inclined to be significantly higher than either of those two figures.

Per figures supplied by indeed.com, the average psychiatric nurse practitioner salary in Maine is $86,000. This figure seems to coincide more closely with what actual Maine employers of psychiatric mental health nurse practitioners are currently offering as annual pay.

Of course, salaries tend to differ depending upon where in Maine a psychiatric nurse practitioners works. As an example, indeed.com reports that a psychiatric mental health nurse practitioner working in Lewiston makes $65,000 annually; while a similar professional practicing in Bangor earns an average yearly salary of $71,000.  A psychiatric mental health nurse practitioner working in Sanford can expect an average yearly salary of $62,000; while one practicing in West Scarborough will earn about $63,000 each year. A PMHNP in Portland averages $65,000 per year.

Benefits for PMHNPs working in Maine commonly include sick time, vacation time, holiday pay, medical insurance, dental insurance, life insurance, and 401k or 403 b plans.

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