State Map for Nurse Practitioners
Looking to move? Some states have more opportunities for this type of work than others.
- Orange states have an above average share of this career in their workforce.
- Blue states have a below average share of this career in their workforce.
|Alabama||Above average opportunities|
|Alaska||Above average opportunities|
|American Samoa||No data available|
|Arkansas||Above average opportunities|
|California||Below average opportunities|
|Colorado||Below average opportunities|
|Delaware||Above average opportunities|
|District of Columbia||Below average opportunities|
|Guam||No data available|
|Hawaii||Below average opportunities|
|Illinois||Below average opportunities|
|Kansas||Above average opportunities|
|Kentucky||Above average opportunities|
|Louisiana||Above average opportunities|
|Mississippi||Above average opportunities|
|Missouri||Above average opportunities|
|Nevada||Below average opportunities|
|New Hampshire||Above average opportunities|
|New Jersey||Average opportunities|
|New Mexico||Average opportunities|
|New York||Average opportunities|
|North Carolina||Average opportunities|
|North Dakota||Average opportunities|
|Northern Mariana Islands||No data available|
|Oregon||Below average opportunities|
|Pennsylvania||Below average opportunities|
|Puerto Rico||No data available|
|Rhode Island||Above average opportunities|
|South Carolina||Average opportunities|
|South Dakota||Average opportunities|
|Tennessee||Above average opportunities|
|Vermont||Above average opportunities|
|Virgin Islands||No data available|
|Washington||Below average opportunities|
|West Virginia||Above average opportunities|
For detailed state-by-state info, see employment and wages external site from the Bureau of Labor Statistics.
Nationwide, new job opportunities for nurse practitioners are very likely in the future.