The average rate for a Certified Nurse Assistant (CNA) in Newark, New Jersey is $11.31 per hour. A skill in Geriatrics is associated with high pay for this job. People in this job generally don't have more than 20 years' experience.

$8.50 - $16.42
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MEDIAN: $11.00
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Hourly Rate
$8.50 - $16.42  
   
Overtime
$24.00  
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Total Pay (?
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$18,151 - $35,232  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 20 Sep 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 24

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About Newark, New Jersey

Essex County, New Jersey
281,913
Male:
138,040 (49.0%)
Female:
143,873 (51.0%)
Newark (/ˈnuː.ərk/ or also locally /nʊərk/) is the largest city (by population) in the U.S. state of New Jersey, and the county seat of Essex County. One of the nation's major air, shipping, and rail hubs, the city had a population of 277,140 in 2010, making it the nation's 67th most-populous municipality, after being ranked 63rd in the nation in 2000. For 2015, the Census Bureau's Population Estimates Program calculated a population of 281,944, an increase of 1.7% from the 2010 enumeration, ranking the city the 70th largest in the nation. Newark is the second largest city in the New York metropolitan area, located approximately 8 miles (13 km) west of lower Manhattan. Settled in 1666 by Puritans from New Haven Colony, Newark is one of the oldest European cities in the United States. Its location at the mouth of the Passaic River (where it flows into Newark Bay), has made the city's...
Newark:
$30,966
New Jersey:
$72,222
$978
Newark:
$235,700
New Jersey:
$322,600
9.3%

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Key Stats for Certified Nurse Assistant (CNA)

Less than 1 year
12%
1-4 years
44%
5-9 years
20%
10-19 years
24%
Location:
Years in Fields/Career:
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Experience Affects Certified Nurse Assistant (CNA) Salaries

Experienced
up arrow 10%

National Average
$24,000

Entry-Level
up arrow 3%

Skills That Affect Certified Nurse Assistant (CNA) Salaries

Geriatrics
up arrow 27%

Long Term Care
up arrow 6%

Hospice
up arrow 6%

Acute Care
up arrow 6%

Elder Care
up arrow 2%

National Average
$24,000

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
12%
1-4 years
44%
5-9 years
20%
10-19 years
24%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 22%
dental benefits
Dental: 11%
vision benefits
Vision: 33%
dental benefits
None: 67%
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