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Nurse Anesthetists

in Massachusetts

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.

All Industry Projections for this Occupation

SOC
Code
Title Employment Change Annual Average Openings Typical education needed for entry
2014 2024 Level Percent Total Growth Replace-
ments
291151  Nurse Anesthetists 816 931 115 14.09 % 31 12 19 Master's degree 

Industry Projections for this Occupation

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Industry 2014
Employment
Projected 2024 Employment Change
2014-2024
2016
Mean Annual OES Wage
Number Percent Distribution Number Percent Distribution Number Percent
Health Care and Social Assistance    780  96 % 890  95 % 110  14 % $166,430
Hospitals    400  50 % 450  49 % 50  12 % $155,830
Ambulatory Health Care Services    380  46 % 440  47 % 60  16 % $173,130
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