A Nurse Anesthetist (CRNA) earns an average salary of $137,288 per year.

$95,807 - $181,975
(Median)
$96K
$140K
$180K
MEDIAN: $137,288
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$45.82 - $103.08
(Median)
$46
$74
$100
MEDIAN: $74.00
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$70K$140K$210K
Salary
$95,807 - $181,975  
   
Bonus
$995 - $15,232  
Profit Sharing
$1,479 - $18,548  
Commission
$8,000  
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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$95,864 - $191,780  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 1,098
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$50$100$150
Hourly Rate
$45.82 - $103.08  
   
Overtime
$70.20 - $123.23  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$100K$200K$300K
Bonus
$995 - $15,232  
   
Commission
$8,000  
Profit Sharing
$1,479 - $18,548  
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).
)
$95,864 - $191,780  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 256
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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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National Average: $141,746

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$142,000


Skills That Affect Nurse Anesthetist (CRNA) Salaries




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National Average
$142,000

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 65 votes.

Gender

Female
49 %
Male
51 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
9%
1-4 years
41%
5-9 years
19%
10-19 years
18%
20 years or more
14%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 85%
dental benefits
Dental: 67%
medical benefits
Vision: 54%
dental benefits
None: 13%
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