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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.

Occupation Projection for Nurse Anesthetists

SOC
Code
Title Employment Change Average Annual Typical education needed for entry
2016 2026 Level Percent Exits Transfers Change Openings
291151  Nurse Anesthetists 1,218 1,316 98 8.05 % 17 42 10 69 Master's degree 

Nurse Anesthetists Projections by Industry

Industry 2016
Employment
Projected 2026 Employment Change
2016-2026
2017
Mean Annual OES Wage
Number Percent Distribution Number Percent Distribution Number Percent
Health Care and Social Assistance    1,180  97 % 1,270  97 % 90  8 % $193,240
Ambulatory Health Care Services    860  71 % 940  71 % 80  8 % $200,970
Hospitals    310  26 % 340  26 % 30  7 % $171,830
Massachusetts Department of Unemployment Assistance
Economic Research
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