Average hospital expenses per inpatient day across 50 states

Below are the adjusted expenses per inpatient day in 2017, organized by hospital ownership type, in all 50 states and the District of Columbia, according to the latest statistics from Kaiser State Health Facts.

These figures, which are based on information from the 2017 American Hospital Association Annual Survey, include all operating and nonoperating expenses for registered U.S. community hospitals, defined as public, nonfederal, short-term general and other hospitals. The figures are an estimate of the expenses incurred in a day of inpatient care and have been adjusted higher to reflect an estimate of the volume of outpatient services, according to the Kaiser Family Foundation.

United States

  • State/local government hospitals — $2,129
  • Nonprofit hospitals — $2,574   
  • For-profit hospitals — $1,996

Alabama        

  • State/local government hospitals — $1,455
  • Nonprofit hospitals — $1,723       
  • For-profit hospitals — $1,621 

Alaska

  • State/local government hospitals — $1,874
  • Nonprofit hospitals — $3,042
  • For-profit hospitals — $3,280

Arizona         

  • State/local government hospitals — $2,209
  • Nonprofit hospitals — $2,812  
  • For-profit hospitals — $2,225

Arkansas       

  • State/local government hospitals — $2,032
  • Nonprofit hospitals — $1,751     
  • For-profit hospitals — $1,619

California      

  • State/local government hospitals — $3,217
  • Nonprofit hospitals — $3,800
  • For-profit hospitals — $2,255

Colorado       

  • State/local government hospitals — $2,263
  • Nonprofit hospitals — $3,319
  • For-profit hospitals — $2,781

Connecticut   

  • State/local government hospitals — $3,979
  • Nonprofit hospitals — $2,655     
  • For-profit hospitals — N/A

Delaware       

  • State/local government hospitals — N/A      
  • Nonprofit hospitals — $3,039
  • For-profit hospitals — $1,707 

District of Columbia

  • State/local government hospitals — N/A     
  • Nonprofit hospitals — $3,166         
  • For-profit hospitals — $2,433

Florida           

  • State/local government hospitals — $2,079
  • Nonprofit hospitals — $2,358
  • For-profit hospitals — $1,681

Georgia         

  • State/local government hospitals — $917
  • Nonprofit hospitals — $2,005
  • For-profit hospitals — $1,861 

Hawaii

  • State/local government hospitals — $1,049
  • Nonprofit hospitals — $2,706   
  • For-profit hospitals — N/A

Idaho

  • State/local government hospitals — $1,662
  • Nonprofit hospitals — $4,208
  • For-profit hospitals — $2,434

Illinois

  • State/local government hospitals — $2,725
  • Nonprofit hospitals — $2,557   
  • For-profit hospitals — $1,649

Indiana

  • State/local government hospitals — $1,671
  • Nonprofit hospitals — $2,777      
  • For-profit hospitals — $2,500

Iowa   

  • State/local government hospitals — $1,547
  • Nonprofit hospitals — $1,564       
  • For-profit hospitals — $1,558 

Kansas

  • State/local government hospitals — $1,609
  • Nonprofit hospitals — $1,872       
  • For-profit hospitals — $1,997

Kentucky      

  • State/local government hospitals — $1,966
  • Nonprofit hospitals — $1,954   
  • For-profit hospitals — $1,882

Louisiana      

  • State/local government hospitals — $1,828
  • Nonprofit hospitals — $1,981    
  • For-profit hospitals — $2,024

Maine

  • State/local government hospitals — $1,585 
  • Nonprofit hospitals — $2,396       
  • For-profit hospitals — $1,055

Maryland      

  • State/local government hospitals — N/A      
  • Nonprofit hospitals — $2,759         
  • For-profit hospitals — $1,207

Massachusetts           

  • State/local government hospitals — $1,870 
  • Nonprofit hospitals — $3,221
  • For-profit hospitals — $1,881

Michigan       

  • State/local government hospitals — $1,224
  • Nonprofit hospitals — $2,383       
  • For-profit hospitals — $2,227

Minnesota     

  • State/local government hospitals — $1,482
  • Nonprofit hospitals — $2,518
  • For-profit hospitals — $1,771

Mississippi     

  • State/local government hospitals — $1,239
  • Nonprofit hospitals — $1,365      
  • For-profit hospitals — $1,762

Missouri

  • State/local government hospitals — $1,686
  • Nonprofit hospitals — $2,452      
  • For-profit hospitals — $1,963

Montana        

  • State/local government hospitals — $52 
  • Nonprofit hospitals — $1,627
  • For-profit hospitals — $2,614

Nebraska       

  • State/local government hospitals — $906    
  • Nonprofit hospitals — $2,148
  • For-profit hospitals — $3,031 

Nevada          

  • State/local government hospitals — $2,357
  • Nonprofit hospitals — $2,194
  • For-profit hospitals — $1,794

New Hampshire        

  • State/local government hospitals — N/A      
  • Nonprofit hospitals — $2,654       
  • For-profit hospitals — $2,059

New Jersey    

  • State/local government hospitals — N/A
  • Nonprofit hospitals — $2,717
  • For-profit hospitals — $1,826

New Mexico  

  • State/local government hospitals — $2,617
  • Nonprofit hospitals — $2,782
  • For-profit hospitals — $2,330

New York     

  • State/local government hospitals — $2,775
  • Nonprofit hospitals — $2,719
  • For-profit hospitals — N/A

North Carolina         

  • State/local government hospitals — $2,056
  • Nonprofit hospitals — $2,157
  • For-profit hospitals — $1,620

North Dakota           

  • State/local government hospitals — N/A      
  • Nonprofit hospitals — $1,780    
  • For-profit hospitals — $4,701

Ohio   

  • State/local government hospitals — $2,884
  • Nonprofit hospitals — $2,736         
  • For-profit hospitals — $2,391

Oklahoma     

  • State/local government hospitals — $1,324
  • Nonprofit hospitals — $2,034
  • For-profit hospitals — $2,262

Oregon

  • State/local government hospitals — $4,062
  • Nonprofit hospitals — $3,546
  • For-profit hospitals — $2,731 

Pennsylvania

  • State/local government hospitals — $787
  • Nonprofit hospitals — $2,448          
  • For-profit hospitals — $1,937 

Rhode Island

  • State/local government hospitals — N/A      
  • Nonprofit hospitals — $2,843       
  • For-profit hospitals — $2,028 

South Carolina         

  • State/local government hospitals — N/A
  • Nonprofit hospitals — $2,159
  • For-profit hospitals — $1,729

South Dakota

  • State/local government hospitals — $442  
  • Nonprofit hospitals — $1,519        
  • For-profit hospitals — $3,956 

Tennessee      

  • State/local government hospitals — $1,537
  • Nonprofit hospitals — $2,193          
  • For-profit hospitals — $1,836

Texas

  • State/local government hospitals — $2,926
  • Nonprofit hospitals — $2,675    
  • For-profit hospitals — $2,078

Utah   

  • State/local government hospitals — $3,038
  • Nonprofit hospitals — $3,291      
  • For-profit hospitals — $2,478

Vermont        

  • State/local government hospitals — N/A      
  • Nonprofit hospitals — $2,440
  • For-profit hospitals — N/A

Virginia         

  • State/local government hospitals — $2,994
  • Nonprofit hospitals — $1,888        
  • For-profit hospitals — $1,895 

Washington   

  • State/local government hospitals — $3,312
  • Nonprofit hospitals — $3,540
  • For-profit hospitals — $2,451

West Virginia

  • State/local government hospitals — $2,461
  • Nonprofit hospitals — $1,965          
  • For-profit hospitals — $1,362

Wisconsin      

  • State/local government hospitals — $2,778 
  • Nonprofit hospitals — $2,490      
  • For-profit hospitals — $2,830 

Wyoming       

  • State/local government hospitals — $1,269
  • Nonprofit hospitals — $2,225
  • For-profit hospitals — $2,219

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