The average rate for an Experienced Certified Nurse Assistant (CNA) is $12.26 per hour. The skills that increase pay for this job the most are Operating Room / OR and Emergency Room (ER).

$14,969 - $39,659
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MEDIAN: $24,963
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$9.73 - $15.96
(Median)
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MEDIAN: $12.00
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$14K$28K$42K
Salary
$14,969 - $39,659  
   
Bonus
$1.44 - $1,479  
Profit Sharing
$0.00 - $2,936  
Commission
$0.00  
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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$20,251 - $34,665  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 381
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$8$16$24
Hourly Rate
$9.73 - $15.96  
   
Hourly Tips
$0.00 - $4.98  
Overtime
$6.77 - $23.67  
National Annualized Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Take the PayScale Survey to find out how location influences pay for this job.
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$0$16K$32K$48K
Bonus
$1.44 - $1,479  
   
Commission
$0.00  
Profit Sharing
$0.00 - $2,936  
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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$20,251 - $34,665  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 10,121
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Skills That Affect Certified Nurse Assistant (CNA) Salaries

Operating Room / OR
up arrow 16%





Labor & Delivery, Birthing
up arrow 9%

Nursery
up arrow 6%


Hospice
up arrow 2%

Rehabilitation
up arrow 1%

Geriatrics
0%

National Average
$26,000

Elder Care
up arrow 1%

Long Term Care
up arrow 1%

Home Health/Home Care
up arrow 2%

Nutrition
up arrow 2%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 1030 votes.

Gender

Female
96 %
Male
4 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 52%
dental benefits
Dental: 44%
medical benefits
Vision: 39%
dental benefits
None: 44%
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