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Nurse Anesthetists (29-1151)

Administer anesthesia, monitor patients 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.
Employment and Job Openings
EmploymentAverage Annual Openings
2018 Estimate2028 ProjectionPercent ChangeLabor Force ExitsOccupation TransfersTotal
Alaska 73 79 8.22 1 3 5
United States 45000 52700 0.0 800 1700 3200
Job Outlook for Alaska: Alaska’s employment growth is low with low employment opportunities.
2020 Wages
Mean WageWage by Percentile
Mean10th25thMedian75th90th
United States 90.96 64.41 74.30 88.26 * *

* indicates the estimate is not available, or the hourly wage is greater than $100, or the annual wage is greater than $208,000.