Anesthesiologist Salary in the United States

How much does an Anesthesiologist make hourly in the United States? The average hourly wage for an Anesthesiologist in the United States is $183 as of May 13, 2019, but the range typically falls between $158 and $207. Hourly rate can vary widely depending on many important factors, including education, certifications, additional skills, the number of years you have spent in your profession. With more online, real-time compensation data than any other website, Salary.com helps you determine your exact pay target.  View the Cost of Living in Major Cities

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Job Description

The Anesthesiologist administers local, intravenous, or spinal anesthetic, records type and amount of anesthesia, and determines condition of patient before, during, and after sedation. Examines patient to determine type of anesthetic needed and communicates findings to appropriate medical practitioner. Being an Anesthesiologist may report to a medical director. Requires a degree in medicine from an accredited school and is licensed to practice. Anesthesiologist's years of experience requirement may be unspecified. Certification and/or licensing in the position's specialty is the main requirement. (Copyright 2019 Salary.com)

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