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2021 Nurse Anesthetists Salary Guide

Administer anesthesia, monitor patient's vital signs, and oversee patient recovery from anesthesia. May assist anesthesiologists, surgeons, other physicians, or dentists. Must be registered nurses who have specialized graduate education.

Nurse Anesthetists Salary 2021

Salary

$183.6K

Growth

13%

Bright Outlook

Bright

Green

No

How Much Do Nurse Anesthetists Make 2021?

Percentile 10% 25% 50% (Median) 75% 90%
Annual Wage $133,970 $154,540 $183,580 $208 $208
Hourly Wage $64.41 $74.30 $88.26 $100 $100

How Much Do Nurse Anesthetists Make 2021?

Percentile
10%
25%
50% (Median)
75%
90%
Annual Wage
$133,970
$154,540
$183,580
$208
$208
Hourly Wage
$64.41
$74.30
$88.26
$100
$100

What Do Nurse Anesthetists Do?

Administer anesthesia, monitor patient's vital signs, and oversee patient recovery from anesthesia. May assist anesthesiologists, surgeons, other physicians, or dentists. Must be registered nurses who have specialized graduate education.

Also known as:

Certified Registered Nurse Anesthetist (CRNA), Nurse Anesthetist, Staff Certified Registered Nurse Anesthetist (Staff CRNA), Staff Nurse Anesthetist

  • Implement advanced life support techniques.
  • Treat medical emergencies.
  • Administer intravenous medications.
  • Implement advanced life support techniques.
  • Monitor patient conditions during treatments, procedures, or activities.
  • Administer intravenous medications.
  • Prescribe medications.
  • Administer blood or other fluids intravenously.
  • Select medical equipment for addressing patient needs.
  • Prepare medical supplies or equipment for use.
  • Prepare medications or medical solutions.
  • Administer anesthetics or sedatives to control pain.
  • Analyze patient data to determine patient needs or treatment goals.
  • Process healthcare paperwork.
  • Develop medical treatment plans.
  • Collect medical information from patients, family members, or other medical professionals.
  • Record patient medical histories.
  • Prepare medications or medical solutions.
  • Administer anesthetics or sedatives to control pain.
  • Administer intravenous medications.
  • Examine patients to assess general physical condition.
  • Maintain medical equipment or instruments.
  • Examine medical instruments or equipment to ensure proper operation.
  • Monitor patient conditions during treatments, procedures, or activities.
  • Collaborate with healthcare professionals to plan or provide treatment.
  • Administer blood or other fluids intravenously.
  • Administer intravenous medications.
  • Prescribe medications.
  • Operate diagnostic imaging equipment.
  • Analyze test data or images to inform diagnosis or treatment.
  • Administer intravenous medications.
  • Prescribe medications.
  • Operate diagnostic or therapeutic medical instruments or equipment.
  • Administer basic health care or medical treatments.
  • Collect biological specimens from patients.
  • Process healthcare paperwork.
  • Maintain medical or professional knowledge.
  • Maintain medical equipment or instruments.
  • Train medical providers.
  • Clean medical equipment or facilities.

Nurse Anesthetists Job Outlook

Location 2020 Employment 2030 Employment Percent change Annual projected job openings
United States 44,200 49,800 13% 2,900

Nurse Anesthetists Job Outlook

Location
2020 Employment
2030 Employment
Percent change
Annual projected job openings
United States
44,200
49,800
13%
2,900

Nurse Anesthetists Schooling & Experience

  • Master's degree
  • No work experience
  • No on-the-job training

Nurse Anesthetists Schools

School Program Name Location Length / Graduates
AdventHealth University Nurse Anesthetist. Orlando, FL More than 4 years: 0
More than 4 years: 1
Albany Medical College Nurse Anesthetist. Albany, NY More than 4 years: 23
Arkansas State University Nurse Anesthetist. Jonesboro, AR More than 4 years: 0
More than 4 years: 32
Augusta University Nurse Anesthetist. Augusta, GA More than 4 years: 1
Barnes-Jewish College Goldfarb School of Nursing Nurse Anesthetist. Saint Louis, MO More than 4 years: 7
Barry University Nurse Anesthetist. Miami, FL More than 4 years: 59
Baylor College of Medicine Nurse Anesthetist. Houston, TX More than 4 years: 0
More than 4 years: 16
Bradley University Nurse Anesthetist. Peoria, IL Less than one year: 0
More than 4 years: 0
Bryan College of Health Sciences Nurse Anesthetist. Lincoln, NE More than 4 years: 15
Case Western Reserve University Nurse Anesthetist. Cleveland, OH Less than one year: 0
More than 4 years: 0
More than 4 years: 29

Nurse Anesthetists Schools

School
Program Name
Location
Length / Graduates
Nurse Anesthetist.
Orlando, FL
More than 4 years: 0
More than 4 years: 1
Nurse Anesthetist.
Albany, NY
More than 4 years: 23
Nurse Anesthetist.
Jonesboro, AR
More than 4 years: 0
More than 4 years: 32
Nurse Anesthetist.
Augusta, GA
More than 4 years: 1
Nurse Anesthetist.
Saint Louis, MO
More than 4 years: 7
Nurse Anesthetist.
Miami, FL
More than 4 years: 59
Nurse Anesthetist.
Houston, TX
More than 4 years: 0
More than 4 years: 16
Nurse Anesthetist.
Peoria, IL
Less than one year: 0
More than 4 years: 0
Nurse Anesthetist.
Lincoln, NE
More than 4 years: 15
Nurse Anesthetist.
Cleveland, OH
Less than one year: 0
More than 4 years: 0
More than 4 years: 29

Nurse Anesthetists Jobs .

Job Title Company Location Date Posted Federal Contractor
Advance Practice Nurse-Cardiology Veterans Affairs, Veterans Health Administration Muskogee, Oklahoma 10/16/2021 No
Ambulatory Medicine Clinic Nurse RN Veterans Affairs, Veterans Health Administration Washington, District Of Columbia 10/16/2021 No
Anesthesia Support Aide Allina Health System Minneapolis, Minnesota 10/15/2021 No
Anesthetist/CRNA (No Call) marshfield Eau Claire, Wisconsin 10/16/2021 Yes
Certified Registered Nurse Anesthetist II (CRNA II) Novant Health Winston-Salem, North Carolina 10/16/2021 No
Chief, Education Service/Designated Learning Officer (DLO) Veterans Affairs, Veterans Health Administration Fresno, California 10/16/2021 No
CRNA Rochester Regional Health Potsdam, New York 10/16/2021 No
CRNA Allina Health System Cambridge, Minnesota 10/15/2021 No
CRNA - Downey Kaiser Permanente Downey, California 10/16/2021 Yes
CRNA - Nurse Anesthetist - $100k Sign On - 8 weeks off per year - Peoria, IL UnityPoint Health Peoria, Illinois 10/16/2021 No

Nurse Anesthetists Jobs .

Job Title
Company
Location
Date Posted
Federal Contractor
Veterans Affairs, Veterans Health Administration
Muskogee, Oklahoma
10/16/2021
No
Veterans Affairs, Veterans Health Administration
Washington, District Of Columbia
10/16/2021
No
Allina Health System
Minneapolis, Minnesota
10/15/2021
No
marshfield
Eau Claire, Wisconsin
10/16/2021
Yes
Novant Health
Winston-Salem, North Carolina
10/16/2021
No
Veterans Affairs, Veterans Health Administration
Fresno, California
10/16/2021
No
Rochester Regional Health
Potsdam, New York
10/16/2021
No
Allina Health System
Cambridge, Minnesota
10/15/2021
No
Kaiser Permanente
Downey, California
10/16/2021
Yes

Nurse Anesthetists Salary Guide 2021

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