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Certified Nurse Anesthetist in the United States

How much does a Certified Nurse Anesthetist earn in the United States? The average Certified Nurse Anesthetist salary in the United States is $181,020 as of March 28, 2019, but the range typically falls between $166,362 and $197,470. Salary ranges can vary widely depending on many important factors, including education, certifications, additional skills, the number of years you have spent in your profession. With more online, real-time compensation data than any other website, Salary.com helps you determine your exact pay target.  View Cost of Living in Major Cities

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Prepares prescribed solutions and administers anesthetic following specified methods and procedures. Informs physician of patient's condition during anesthesia. Performs pre- and post-anesthesia patient visits and documents anesthesia notes on patient records. Requires a master's degree in nursing, and certification as a nurse anesthetist (CRNA). Typically reports to a manager. Years of experience may be unspecified. Certification and/or licensing in the position's specialty is the main requirement.

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