A Certified Nurse Assistant (CNA) in New Orleans, Louisiana earns an average wage of $9.96 per hour. A skill in Medicine / Surgery is associated with high pay for this job. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 20 years' experience in this career.

$8.61 - $12.60
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$8
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$13
MEDIAN: $9.00
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Hourly Rate
$8.61 - $12.60  
   
Overtime
$16.50  
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$17,721 - $29,933  
   
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 51

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About New Orleans, Louisiana

Orleans Parish, Louisiana
389,617
Male:
185,736 (47.7%)
Female:
203,881 (52.3%)
New Orleans (/njuː ˈɔːrlᵻnz, -ˈɔːrli.ənz, -ɔːrˈliːnz/, or /ˈnɔːrlᵻnz/; French: La Nouvelle-Orléans [la nuvɛlɔʁleɑ̃]) is a major United States port and the largest city and metropolitan area in the state of Louisiana. The population of the city was 343,829 as of the 2010 U.S. Census. The New Orleans metropolitan area (New Orleans–Metairie–Kenner Metropolitan Statistical Area) had a population of 1,167,764 in 2010 and was the 46th largest in the United States. The New Orleans–Metairie–Bogalusa Combined Statistical Area, a larger trading area, had a 2010 population of 1,452,502. The city is named after the Duke of Orleans, who reigned as Regent for Louis XV from 1715 to 1723, as it was established by French colonists and strongly influenced by their European culture. It is well known for its distinct French and Spanish Creole architecture, as well as its cross-cultural and multilingual heritage. New Orleans is also famous for its cuisine, music (particularly as...
New Orleans:
$39,077
Louisiana:
$45,727
$947
New Orleans:
$216,800
Louisiana:
$155,600
5.4%

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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.

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Experience Affects Certified Nurse Assistant (CNA) Salaries

Experienced
up arrow 13%

Late-Career
0%

National Average
$21,000

Mid-Career
up arrow 1%


Skills That Affect Certified Nurse Assistant (CNA) Salaries

Medicine / Surgery
up arrow 14%

Telemetry
up arrow 5%

Acute Care
up arrow 2%

Rehabilitation
up arrow 2%

Elder Care
0%

Home Health/Home Care
0%

National Average
$21,000

Geriatrics
up arrow 1%

Long Term Care
up arrow 2%

Hospice
up arrow 3%

Job Satisfaction

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

Gender

Female
86 %
Male
14 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
9%
1-4 years
36%
5-9 years
25%
10-19 years
20%
20 years or more
9%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 50%
dental benefits
Dental: 50%
medical benefits
Vision: 45%
dental benefits
None: 50%
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