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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

14%

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), Chief Certified Registered Nurse Anesthetist (Chief CRNA), Chief Nurse Anesthetist, Nurse Anesthetist, Professor/Nurse Anesthetist, Senior Certified Registered Nurse Anesthetist (Senior CRNA), Staff Certified Registered Nurse Anesthetist (Staff CRNA), Staff Certified Registered Nurse Anesthetist, Anesthesia Service (Staff CRNA, Anesthesia Service), Staff Nurse Anesthetist

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

Nurse Anesthetists Job Outlook

Location 2019 Employment 2029 Employment Percent change Annual projected job openings
United States 44,900 51,000 14% 2,900

Nurse Anesthetists Job Outlook

Location
2019 Employment
2029 Employment
Percent change
Annual projected job openings
United States
44,900
51,000
14%
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: 23
Albany Medical College Nurse Anesthetist Albany, NY More than 4 years: 18
Arkansas State University-Main Campus Nurse Anesthetist Jonesboro, AR More than 4 years: 0
More than 4 years: 27
Augusta University Nurse Anesthetist Augusta, GA More than 4 years: 30
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: 74
Baylor College of Medicine Nurse Anesthetist Houston, TX More than 4 years: 0
More than 4 years: 20
Boston College Nurse Anesthetist Chestnut Hill, MA More than 4 years: 0
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: 18

Nurse Anesthetists Schools

School
Program Name
Location
Length / Graduates
Nurse Anesthetist
Orlando, FL
More than 4 years: 0
More than 4 years: 23
Nurse Anesthetist
Albany, NY
More than 4 years: 18
Nurse Anesthetist
Jonesboro, AR
More than 4 years: 0
More than 4 years: 27
Nurse Anesthetist
Augusta, GA
More than 4 years: 30
Nurse Anesthetist
Saint Louis, MO
More than 4 years: 7
Nurse Anesthetist
Miami, FL
More than 4 years: 74
Nurse Anesthetist
Houston, TX
More than 4 years: 0
More than 4 years: 20
Nurse Anesthetist
Chestnut Hill, MA
More than 4 years: 0
Nurse Anesthetist
Peoria, IL
Less than one year: 0
More than 4 years: 0
Nurse Anesthetist
Lincoln, NE
More than 4 years: 18

Nurse Anesthetists Jobs .

Job Title Company Location Date Posted Federal Contractor
CRNA, Saint Vincent Hospital Highmark Health Erie, Pennsylvania 09/20/2021 Yes
CRNA, Saint Vincent Hospital - Casual Highmark Health Erie, Pennsylvania 09/20/2021 Yes

Nurse Anesthetists Jobs .

Job Title
Company
Location
Date Posted
Federal Contractor
Highmark Health
Erie, Pennsylvania
09/20/2021
Yes
Highmark Health
Erie, Pennsylvania
09/20/2021
Yes

Nurse Anesthetists Salary Guide 2021

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