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2021 Nurse Midwives Salary Guide

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.

Nurse Midwives Salary 2021

Salary

$111.1K

Growth

12%

Bright Outlook

Bright

Green

No

How Much Do Nurse Midwives Make 2021?

Percentile 10% 25% 50% (Median) 75% 90%
Annual Wage $67,710 $91,590 $111,130 $136,960 $179,770
Hourly Wage $32.55 $44.03 $53.43 $65.84 $86.43

How Much Do Nurse Midwives Make 2021?

Percentile
10%
25%
50% (Median)
75%
90%
Annual Wage
$67,710
$91,590
$111,130
$136,960
$179,770
Hourly Wage
$32.55
$44.03
$53.43
$65.84
$86.43

What Do Nurse Midwives Do?

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.

Also known as:

Certified Nurse Midwife (CNM), Certified Nurse-Midwife, Nurse Midwife, Senior Instructor, Certified Nurse Midwife, Staff Certified Nurse Midwife, Staff Midwife, Staff Nurse Midwife, Staff Nurse-Midwife

  • Treat medical emergencies.
  • Examine patients to assess general physical condition.
  • Measure the physical or physiological attributes of patients.
  • Care for women during pregnancy and childbirth.
  • Explain medical procedures or test results to patients or family members.
  • Develop medical treatment plans.
  • Order medical diagnostic or clinical tests.
  • Analyze test data or images to inform diagnosis or treatment.
  • Inform medical professionals regarding patient conditions and care.
  • Prepare reports summarizing patient diagnostic or care activities.
  • Provide health and wellness advice to patients, program participants, or caregivers.
  • Record patient medical histories.
  • Record patient medical histories.
  • Refer patients to other healthcare practitioners or health resources.
  • Collaborate with healthcare professionals to plan or provide treatment.
  • Care for women during pregnancy and childbirth.
  • Prescribe medications.
  • Examine patients to assess general physical condition.
  • Test patient nervous system functioning.
  • Administer basic health care or medical treatments.
  • Maintain medical or professional knowledge.
  • Establish nursing policies or standards.
  • Conduct research to increase knowledge about medical issues.
  • Administer basic health care or medical treatments.
  • Conduct health or safety training programs.
  • Train medical providers.

Nurse Midwives Job Outlook

Location 2019 Employment 2029 Employment Percent change Annual projected job openings
United States 7,200 8,100 12% 500

Nurse Midwives Job Outlook

Location
2019 Employment
2029 Employment
Percent change
Annual projected job openings
United States
7,200
8,100
12%
500

Nurse Midwives Schooling & Experience

  • Master's degree
  • No work experience
  • No on-the-job training

Nurse Midwives Schools

School Program Name Location Length / Graduates
Baylor University Nurse Midwife/Nursing Midwifery Waco, TX More than 4 years: 4
Bethel University Nurse Midwife/Nursing Midwifery Saint Paul, MN More than 4 years: 12
Case Western Reserve University Nurse Midwife/Nursing Midwifery Cleveland, OH Less than one year: 0
More than 4 years: 5
Emory University Nurse Midwife/Nursing Midwifery Atlanta, GA Less than one year: 0
More than 4 years: 18
Frontier Nursing University Nurse Midwife/Nursing Midwifery Hyden, KY Less than one year: 8
More than 4 years: 297
George Washington University Nurse Midwife/Nursing Midwifery Washington, DC More than 4 years: 3
Marquette University Nurse Midwife/Nursing Midwifery Milwaukee, WI Less than one year: 0
New York University Nurse Midwife/Nursing Midwifery New York, NY More than 4 years: 0
More than 4 years: 7
Oregon Health & Science University Nurse Midwife/Nursing Midwifery Portland, OR More than 4 years: 11
Rutgers University-New Brunswick Nurse Midwife/Nursing Midwifery New Brunswick, NJ Less than one year: 0

Nurse Midwives Schools

School
Program Name
Location
Length / Graduates
Nurse Midwife/Nursing Midwifery
Waco, TX
More than 4 years: 4
Nurse Midwife/Nursing Midwifery
Saint Paul, MN
More than 4 years: 12
Nurse Midwife/Nursing Midwifery
Cleveland, OH
Less than one year: 0
More than 4 years: 5
Nurse Midwife/Nursing Midwifery
Atlanta, GA
Less than one year: 0
More than 4 years: 18
Nurse Midwife/Nursing Midwifery
Hyden, KY
Less than one year: 8
More than 4 years: 297
Nurse Midwife/Nursing Midwifery
Washington, DC
More than 4 years: 3
Nurse Midwife/Nursing Midwifery
Milwaukee, WI
Less than one year: 0
Nurse Midwife/Nursing Midwifery
New York, NY
More than 4 years: 0
More than 4 years: 7
Nurse Midwife/Nursing Midwifery
Portland, OR
More than 4 years: 11
Nurse Midwife/Nursing Midwifery
New Brunswick, NJ
Less than one year: 0

Nurse Midwives Jobs .

Job Title Company Location Date Posted Federal Contractor
Advanced Practice Nurse (Women's Health) U.S. Army Medical Command Fort Campbell, Tennessee 09/19/2021 No
Experienced RN - Antepartum Cleveland Clinic Mayfield Heights, Ohio 09/19/2021 Yes
Labor & Delivery, RN PRN Vanderbilt University Medical Center Tullahoma, Tennessee 09/19/2021 Yes
Obstetrics And Gynecology Physician Denver Health Denver, Colorado 09/18/2021 No
Registered Nurse - Women's Health Luke & Associates Mountain Home, Idaho 09/18/2021 No
Registered Nurse ( RN ) - Labor / Delivery ( Women Services ) - Bon Secours St. Francis Health System Bon Secours Mercy Health Greenville, South Carolina 09/18/2021 Yes
Registered Nurse (RN) - Labor & Delivery (Part Time) Rochester Regional Health Rochester, New York 09/19/2021 No
Registered Nurse II - Labor and Delivery - 12-Hour Full Time Nights Cedars-Sinai Los Angeles, California 09/19/2021 Yes
RN / Registered Nurse - Perrysburg Ob/Gyn - Part Time ProMedica Health System Perrysburg, Ohio 09/19/2021 Yes
RN Labor and Delivery HCA, Hospital Corporation of America Payson, Utah 09/18/2021 No

Nurse Midwives Jobs .

Job Title
Company
Location
Date Posted
Federal Contractor
U.S. Army Medical Command
Fort Campbell, Tennessee
09/19/2021
No
Cleveland Clinic
Mayfield Heights, Ohio
09/19/2021
Yes
Vanderbilt University Medical Center
Tullahoma, Tennessee
09/19/2021
Yes
Denver Health
Denver, Colorado
09/18/2021
No
Luke & Associates
Mountain Home, Idaho
09/18/2021
No
Rochester Regional Health
Rochester, New York
09/19/2021
No
Cedars-Sinai
Los Angeles, California
09/19/2021
Yes
ProMedica Health System
Perrysburg, Ohio
09/19/2021
Yes
HCA, Hospital Corporation of America
Payson, Utah
09/18/2021
No

Nurse Midwives Salary Guide 2021

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