Diagnose and coordinate all aspects of the birthing process, either independently or as part of a healthcare team. May provide well-woman gynecological care. Must have specialized, graduate nursing education.
According to the US Department of Labor, there are 8,100 people employed as career profile - nurse midwives in the United States. The median annual salary is $112,830. Entry level employees earn approximately $61,500 per year and senior employees earn approximately $166,170 per year.
Estimates do not include other potential benefits such as health insurance, overtime, or retirement benefits that may be offered by employers.
Data is sourced from United States Department of Labor Employment and Training Administration and the Minnesota Department of Employment & Economic Development.