A Certified Nurse Assistant (CNA) in Los Angeles, California earns an average wage of $12.01 per hour. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 20 years' experience in this field. The skills that increase pay for this job the most are Telemetry, Emergency Room (ER), Medicine / Surgery, and Intensive Care Unit (ICU).

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$20,468 - $40,508  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 12
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Overtime
$1.58 - $25.71  
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$20,468 - $40,508  
   
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 183

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About Los Angeles, California

Los Angeles County, California
3,971,896
Male:
1,958,998 (49.3%)
Female:
2,012,898 (50.7%)
Los Angeles (/lɒs ˈændʒəlᵻs/, Spanish for "The Angels"), officially the City of Los Angeles and often known by its initials L.A., is the second-most populous city in the United States after New York City, the most populous city in California, and the county seat of Los Angeles County. Situated in Southern California, Los Angeles is known for its mediterranean climate, ethnic diversity, sprawling metropolis, and as a major center of the American entertainment industry. Los Angeles lies in a large coastal basin surrounded on three sides by mountains reaching up to and over 10,000 feet (3,000 m). Historically home to the Chumash and Tongva, Los Angeles was claimed by Juan Rodríguez Cabrillo for Spain in 1542 along with the rest of what would become Alta California. The city was officially founded on September 4, 1781, by Spanish governor Felipe de Neve. It became a part of Mexico in 1821 following the Mexican...
Los Angeles:
$52,024
California:
$64,500
$1,271
Los Angeles:
$542,100
California:
$449,100
4.8%

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Pay by Experience Level for Certified Nurse Assistant (CNA)

Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.

Key Stats for Certified Nurse Assistant (CNA)

Gender

Female
75 %
Male
25 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 11 votes.
Less than 1 year
11%
1-4 years
45%
5-9 years
16%
10-19 years
20%
20 years or more
7%
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Experience Affects Certified Nurse Assistant (CNA) Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 23%



National Average
$25,000


Skills That Affect Certified Nurse Assistant (CNA) Salaries

Telemetry
up arrow 31%

Medicine / Surgery
up arrow 27%

Emergency Room (ER)
up arrow 27%

Intensive Care Unit (ICU)
up arrow 19%

Acute Care
up arrow 3%

National Average
$25,000

Hospice
up arrow 1%

Geriatrics
up arrow 1%

Elder Care
up arrow 2%

Rehabilitation
up arrow 3%

Long Term Care
up arrow 4%

Home Health/Home Care
up arrow 4%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 11 votes.

Gender

Female
75 %
Male
25 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
11%
1-4 years
45%
5-9 years
16%
10-19 years
20%
20 years or more
7%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 57%
dental benefits
Dental: 48%
vision benefits
Vision: 39%
dental benefits
None: 43%
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