How much does a Chief Nurse Anesthetist make in the United States? The average Chief Nurse Anesthetist salary in the United States is $254,085 as of April 24, 2024, but the range typically falls between $234,812 and $273,459. Salary ranges 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. 

Chief Nurse Anesthetist Salaries by Percentile
Percentile Salary Location Last Updated
10th Percentile Chief Nurse Anesthetist Salary $217,265 US April 24, 2024
25th Percentile Chief Nurse Anesthetist Salary $234,812 US April 24, 2024
50th Percentile Chief Nurse Anesthetist Salary $254,085 US April 24, 2024
75th Percentile Chief Nurse Anesthetist Salary $273,459 US April 24, 2024
90th Percentile Chief Nurse Anesthetist Salary $291,099 US April 24, 2024
25% $234,812 10% $217,265 90% $291,099 75% $273,459 $254,085 50%(Median) Didn’t find job title? Click
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Each competency has five to ten behavioral assertions that can be observed, each with a corresponding performance level (from one to five) that is required for a particular job.

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Leadership: Knowledge of and ability to employ effective strategies that motivate and guide other members within our business to achieve optimum results.

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Clinical Care: Clinical Care means anyone who has examined, carried out investigations or diagnosed for the purposes of, or in connection with, any form of medical treatment.

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Economics: Economics is a social science that focuses on the production, distribution, and consumption of goods and services, and analyzes the choices that individuals, businesses, governments, and nations make to allocate resources.

Leadership 15.38%
Clinical Care 7.69%
Economics 7.69%
Others 69.24%

Job Description for Chief Nurse Anesthetist

Chief Nurse Anesthetist manages and schedules Nurse Anesthetists who plan, arrange and secure necessary anesthesia equipment. Aids Anesthesiologist in organizing courses of instruction for students, and partakes in resulting programs and demonstrations. Being a Chief Nurse Anesthetist prepares reports and compiles data dealing with specific anesthesia, drugs and techniques, and patients' reactions to them. Requires a master's degree. Additionally, Chief Nurse Anesthetist requires Certified Registered Nurse Anesthetist (CRNA). Requires Registered Nurse (RN). Requires Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS). Typically reports to a manager or head of a unit/department. The Chief Nurse Anesthetist typically manages through subordinate managers and professionals in larger groups of moderate complexity. Provides input to strategic decisions that affect the functional area of responsibility. May give input into developing the budget. To be a Chief Nurse Anesthetist typically requires 3+ years of managerial experience. Capable of resolving escalated issues arising from operations and requiring coordination with other departments. (Copyright 2024 Salary.com)... View full job description

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Chief Nurse Anesthetist salary varies from city to city. Compared with national average salary of Chief Nurse Anesthetist, the highest Chief Nurse Anesthetist salary is in San Francisco, CA, where the Chief Nurse Anesthetist salary is 25.0% above. The lowest Chief Nurse Anesthetist salary is in Miami, FL, where the Chief Nurse Anesthetist salary is 3.5% lower than national average salary.

City, State Compared to national average
City, State San Francisco, CA Compared to national average
+ 25.0%
City, State Washington, DC Compared to national average
+ 11.3%
City, State Miami, FL Compared to national average
-3.5%
City, State Chicago, IL Compared to national average
+ 4.9%
City, State Boston, MA Compared to national average
+ 12.1%
City, State New York, NY Compared to national average
+ 16.8%
City, State Dallas, TX Compared to national average
-1.3%

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