Nurse anesthetists are most often employed by the General medical and surgical hospitals, and specialty (except psychiatric and substance abuse) hospitals industry. The average yearly wage for Nurse anesthetists was $174,058 in 2016. The top 3 most similar occupations to Nurse anesthetists by wage are Lawyers, & judges, magistrates, & other judicial workers, Dentists, and Architectural & engineering managers.
The top 3 locations that employ the most Nurse anesthetists are Franklin & Brentwood Cities PUMA, TN, Rochester City PUMA, MN, and St. Tammany Parish (Northwest) PUMA, LA. The top 3 locations with a relatively high concentration of Nurse anesthetists are St. Tammany Parish (Northwest) PUMA, LA, Franklin & Brentwood Cities PUMA, TN, and Madison & Yazoo Counties PUMA, MS.