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What is the average salary for Midwives in the United States?

Midwives earn an average hourly wage of $27.07. Hourly wages typically start from $12.53 and go up to $47.38. Midwives earn an average salary of $56,300 per year. Salaries typically start from $26,050 and go up to $98,540.

These numbers may vary depending on several factors, like level of education, amount of experience, industry, company size and location.

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Highest

The top 10% of Midwives in the United States earn:

$47.38 an hour $98,540 per year
Senior

The top 25% of Midwives in the United States earn:

$35.48 an hour $73,800 per year
Experienced

The top 50% of Midwives in the United States earn:

$23.76 an hour $49,430 per year
Junior

The bottom 25% of Midwives in the United States earn:

$16.49 an hour $34,300 per year
Starting

The bottom 10% of Midwives in the United States earn:

$12.53 an hour $26,050 per year

Historical salary for Midwives in the United States

Midwife salary by state

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State Hourly Wage Annual Salary Rank
Midwife Salary in New Jersey $40.97 $85,210 # 1
Midwife Salary in Maryland $40.27 $83,750 # 2
Midwife Salary in Maine $36.44 $75,790 # 3
Midwife Salary in New York $36.18 $75,260 # 4
Midwife Salary in Oregon $33.02 $68,670 # 5
Midwife Salary in Minnesota $32.87 $68,360 # 6
Midwife Salary in Connecticut $32.75 $68,120 # 7
Midwife Salary in California $31.87 $66,300 # 8
Midwife Salary in New Hampshire $31.51 $65,540 # 9
Midwife Salary in Kansas $31.32 $65,150 # 10
Midwife Salary in Delaware $30.00 $62,400 # 11
Midwife Salary in Pennsylvania $29.43 $61,210 # 12
Midwife Salary in Massachusetts $29.13 $60,590 # 13
Midwife Salary in Hawaii $29.12 $60,580 # 14
Midwife Salary in Idaho $28.85 $60,010 # 15
Midwife Salary in Georgia $28.80 $59,900 # 16
Midwife Salary in District of Columbia $28.23 $58,720 # 17
Midwife Salary in Alaska $28.20 $58,660 # 18
Midwife Salary in Washington $28.08 $58,400 # 19
Midwife Salary in Colorado $27.05 $56,270 # 20
Midwife Salary in North Carolina $26.94 $56,030 # 21
Midwife Salary in Wisconsin $26.69 $55,510 # 22
Midwife Salary in New Mexico $26.26 $54,610 # 23
Midwife Salary in Missouri $25.93 $53,940 # 24
Midwife Salary in Texas $25.46 $52,960 # 25
Midwife Salary in Illinois $24.94 $51,870 # 26
Midwife Salary in Nebraska $24.86 $51,720 # 27
Midwife Salary in Louisiana $24.74 $51,460 # 28
Midwife Salary in Kentucky $24.63 $51,230 # 29
Midwife Salary in Rhode Island $24.26 $50,460 # 30
Midwife Salary in Ohio $23.74 $49,390 # 31
Midwife Salary in Tennessee $23.61 $49,110 # 32
Midwife Salary in Michigan $23.19 $48,230 # 33
Midwife Salary in West Virginia $22.83 $47,480 # 34
Midwife Salary in Virginia $22.78 $47,390 # 35
Midwife Salary in Nevada $21.97 $45,710 # 36
Midwife Salary in Vermont $21.47 $44,650 # 37
Midwife Salary in Arizona $21.22 $44,130 # 38
Midwife Salary in South Carolina $21.18 $44,050 # 39
Midwife Salary in North Dakota $21.13 $43,940 # 40
Midwife Salary in Indiana $20.98 $43,630 # 41
Midwife Salary in Iowa $20.77 $43,210 # 42
Midwife Salary in Florida $20.15 $41,920 # 43
Midwife Salary in Wyoming $20.10 $41,810 # 44
Midwife Salary in Arkansas $18.84 $39,190 # 45
Midwife Salary in Alabama $17.60 $36,610 # 46
Midwife Salary in Mississippi $16.01 $33,300 # 47
Midwife Salary in Oklahoma $15.60 $32,460 # 48
Source: U.S. Department of Labor Bureau of Labor Statistics