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29-1161 Nurse Midwives



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.

Geography Click link for Career Profile EmploymentEmp SE*Percentiles
Mean10th25thMedian75th90th
Seven County Mpls-St Paul, MN 12014$62.51/hr$51.66/hr$52.10/hr$64.69/hr$66.07/hr$72.23/hr


IndustryOES Employment (Statewide)OES Median Wage (Statewide)
Education and Health Services200$61.85/hr
Public AdministrationN/AN/A
 
Geography Click link for details EmploymentMedian WageProjections
% Change 2020-2030
Northeast Minnesota N/AN/AN/A
Northwest Minnesota N/AN/AN/A
Southwest Minnesota N/AN/AN/A
Fargo ND-MN MSA N/AN/AN/A
Grand Forks ND-MN MSA N/AN/AN/A
La Crosse WI-MN MSA N/AN/AN/A
Mankato-North Mankato MN MSA N/AN/AN/A
Rochester MN MSA N/AN/AN/A
St Cloud MN MSA N/AN/AN/A
Northwest Balance of State N/AN/AN/A
Southwest Balance of State N/AN/AN/A
Southeast Balance of State N/AN/AN/A
Duluth MN-WI MSA 10$65.24/hrN/A
Central Minnesota 20$52.10/hrN/A
Southeast Minnesota 40$54.71/hrN/A
Seven County Mpls-St Paul, MN 120$64.69/hr13.9%
Minneapolis-St Paul-Bloomington MN-WI MSA 130$64.69/hrN/A
Minnesota 200$61.85/hr12.2%


Occupations Click link for details EmploymentMedian WageProjections
% Change 2020-2030
Nurse Practitioners 4,490$64.99/hr45.7%
Healthcare Practitioners and Technical Workers, All Other 560$38.66/hrN/A
Obstetricians and Gynecologists 500>$100/hr-1.3%
Physical Therapists 4,510$40.78/hr13.8%
Nursing Instructors and Teachers, Postsecondary 1,400$81,986.59/yr18.2%
Dermatologists 750>$100/hrN/A
Acupuncturists N/A$24.00/hrN/A
Chiropractors 1,220$39.69/hr13.6%
General Internal Medicine Physicians 2,540>$100/hr0.9%
Pediatricians, General 870>$100/hr-0.7%


  • Write information in medical records or provide narrative summaries to communicate patient information to other health care providers.
  • Document patients' health histories, symptoms, physical conditions, or other diagnostic information.
  • Monitor fetal development by listening to fetal heartbeat, taking external uterine measurements, identifying fetal position, or estimating fetal size and weight.
  • Provide primary health care, including pregnancy and childbirth, to women.
  • Document findings of physical examinations.
  • Provide prenatal, intrapartum, postpartum, or newborn care to patients.
  • Educate patients and family members regarding prenatal, intrapartum, postpartum, newborn, or interconception care.
  • Perform physical examinations by taking vital signs, checking neurological reflexes, examining breasts, or performing pelvic examinations.
  • Explain procedures to patients, family members, staff members or others.
  • Order and interpret diagnostic or laboratory tests.