CRNA Salaries by State: How Does Your Compensation Compare?

Nurse anesthetists are top earners in the advanced practice field. While average CRNA salaries consistently top those for nurse practitioners and physician assistants, there is also significant variability when it comes to compensation within the profession itself. Local laws and the job market, for example, affect salaries for nurse anesthetists across state lines. How do average CRNA salaries compare by state?

Alabama

Average Annual Salary: $160,030

Average Hourly Wage: $76.94

Alaska

Average Annual Salary: $150,730

Average Hourly Wage: $72.47

Arizona

Average Annual Salary: $120,200

Average Hourly Wage: $57.79

Arkansas

Average Annual Salary: $158,810

Average Hourly Wage: $76.35

California

Average Annual Salary: $206,150

Average Hourly Wage: $99.11

Colorado

Average Annual Salary: $145,940

Average Hourly Wage: $70.17

Connecticut

Average Annual Salary: $174,870

Average Hourly Wage: $84.07

Delaware

Average Annual Salary: Not available

Average Hourly Wage: Not available

Florida

Average Annual Salary: $145,740

Average Hourly Wage: $70.07

Georgia

Average Annual Salary: $141,060

Average Hourly Wage: $67.82

Hawaii

Average Annual Salary: $186,330

Average Hourly Wage: $89.58

Idaho

Average Annual Salary: $196,430

Average Hourly Wage: $94.44

Illinois

Average Annual Salary: $124,820

Average Hourly Wage: $60.01

Indiana

Average Annual Salary: $153,660

Average Hourly Wage: $73.87

Iowa

Average Annual Salary: $175,490

Average Hourly Wage: $84.37

Kansas

Average Annual Salary: $154,080

Average Hourly Wage: $74.08

Kentucky

Average Annual Salary: $161,040

Average Hourly Wage: $77.42

Louisiana

Average Annual Salary: $126,670

Average Hourly Wage: $60.90

Maine

Average Annual Salary: $167,430

Average Hourly Wage: $80.49

Maryland

Average Annual Salary: $156,110

Average Hourly Wage: $75.06

Massachusetts

Average Annual Salary: $167,160

Average Hourly Wage: $80.36

Michigan

Average Annual Salary: $177,090

Average Hourly Wage: $85.14

Minnesota

Average Annual Salary: $175,660

Average Hourly Wage: $84.45

Mississippi

Average Annual Salary: $163,250

Average Hourly Wage: $78.49

Missouri

Average Annual Salary: $155,910

Average Hourly Wage: $74.96

Montana

Average Annual Salary: $243,550

Average Hourly Wage: $117.09

Nebraska

Average Annual Salary: $155,140

Average Hourly Wage: $74.59

Nevada

Average Annual Salary: Not available

Average Hourly Wage: Not available

New Hampshire

Average Annual Salary: $217,560

Average Hourly Wage: $104.60

New Jersey

Average Annual Salary: $184,310

Average Hourly Wage: $88.61

New Mexico

Average Annual Salary: $141,790

Average Hourly Wage: $68.17

New York

Average Annual Salary: $160,630

Average Hourly Wage: $77.23

North Carolina

Average Annual Salary: $160,120

Average Hourly Wage: $76.98

North Dakota

Average Annual Salary: $178,720

Average Hourly Wage: $85.93

Ohio

Average Annual Salary: $149,920

Average Hourly Wage: $72.08

Oklahoma

Average Annual Salary: $164,310

Average Hourly Wage: $79.00

Oregon

Average Annual Salary: $200,850

Average Hourly Wage: $96.56

Pennsylvania

Average Annual Salary: $152,850

Average Hourly Wage: $73.49

Rhode Island

Average Annual Salary: Not available

Average Hourly Wage: Not available

South Carolina

Average Annual Salary: $155,400

Average Hourly Wage: $74.71

South Dakota

Average Annual Salary: $171,460

Average Hourly Wage: $82.43

Tennessee

Average Annual Salary: $153,690

Average Hourly Wage: $73.89

Texas

Average Annual Salary: $147,570

Average Hourly Wage: $70.95

Utah

Average Annual Salary: $168,850

Average Hourly Wage: $81.18

Vermont

Average Annual Salary: $155,230

Average Hourly Wage: $74.63

Virginia

Average Annual Salary: $167,930

Average Hourly Wage: $80.73

Washington

Average Annual Salary: $171,140

Average Hourly Wage: $82.28

West Virginia

Average Annual Salary: $175,360

Average Hourly Wage: $84.31

Wisconsin

Average Annual Salary: $207,220

Average Hourly Wage: $99.63

Wyoming

Average Annual Salary: $210,210

Average Hourly Wage: $101.06

*Source: U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics

 

How does your compensation compare to the average pay for CRNAs in your state?