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Nurse Anesthetist (CRNA) Salary

A Nurse Anesthetist (CRNA) earns an average salary of $135,626 per year.

$88,026 - $176,018
(Median)
$88K
$140K
$180K
MEDIAN: $135,625
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$40.17 - $99.22
(Median)
$40
$71
$99
MEDIAN: $70
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$70K$140K$210K
Salary
$88,026 - $176,018  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $12,348  
Profit Sharing
$983 - $20,000  
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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$89,811 - $186,475  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 2 May 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 1,144
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$50$100$150
Hourly Rate
$40.17 - $99.22  
   
Overtime
$61.16 - $118.88  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$100K$200K$300K
Bonus
$0.00 - $12,348  
   
Profit Sharing
$983 - $20,000  
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
)
$89,811 - $186,475  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 2 May 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 291

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Job Description for Nurse Anesthetist (CRNA)

A nurse anesthetist administers anesthesia to patients. The nurse works on a team, often alongside an anesthesiologist. Strong communication skills are important, in order to be able to communicate well with patients and other team members. The nurse should be professional yet compassionate, in order to explain procedures to patients and to help them stay at ease. Prior to administering any anesthesia, the nurse perform a patient evaluation to determine the type and quantity of anesthesia necessary. Prior health conditions should be considered.

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Nurse Anesthetist (CRNA) Tasks

  • Oversee patient postoperative and recovery.
  • Monitor levels of anesthesia intraoperatively and adjust accordingly.
  • Administer anesthesia for patients prior to surgery or delivery.
  • Perform a physical assessment of patient.

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Pay by Experience Level for Nurse Anesthetist (CRNA)

Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.

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Experience Affects Nurse Anesthetist (CRNA) Salaries




National Average
$141,000


Skills That Affect Nurse Anesthetist (CRNA) Salaries


Obstetrical Anesthesia
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Obstetrics
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Anesthesia
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National Average
$141,000

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 155 votes.

Gender

Female
53 %
Male
47 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
10%
1-4 years
42%
5-9 years
17%
10-19 years
17%
20 years or more
13%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 86% dental benefits Dental: 66%
vision benefits Vision: 52% employee benefits None: 12%
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