Close

Nurse Midwives

in Massachusetts

Diagnose and coordinate all aspects of the birthing process, either independently or as part of a healthcare team. May provide well-woman gynecological care. Must have specialized, graduate nursing 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
291161  Nurse Midwives 331 396 65 19.64 % 14 Master's degree 

Industry Projections for this Occupation

CSV of this data
Projection Table Definitions and Notes
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    330  98 % 380  97 % 50  18 % $112,290
Ambulatory Health Care Services    200  60 % 240  61 % 40  22 % $110,660
Hospitals    130  38 % 140  36 % 10  13 % $113,520
Massachusetts Department of Unemployment Assistance
Department Economic Research
This workforce product was funded by a grant awarded by the U.S. Department of Labor's Employment and Training Administration. (more...)