Certified Nurse Assistant (CNA) in Lafayette, Louisiana Salary

A Certified Nurse Assistant (CNA) in Lafayette, Louisiana earns an average wage of $9.34 per hour.

$7.46 - $13.28
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MEDIAN: $9.34
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Hourly Rate
$7.46 - $13.28  
   
Overtime
$13.75  
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$16,083 - $31,089  
   
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 26

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About Lafayette, Louisiana

Lafayette Parish, Louisiana
127,661
Male:
64,018 (50.1%)
Female:
63,643 (49.9%)
Lafayette (/ˌlæfiˈjɛt/; French: [lafajɛt]) is a city located along the Vermilion River in southwestern Louisiana. The city of Lafayette is the fourth-largest in the state, with a population of 120,623 at the 2010 census. It is the principal city of the Lafayette, Louisiana Metropolitan Statistical Area, and also the larger, Combined Statistical Area of Lafayette-Opelousas-Morgan City CSA with a population of 611,774 according to 2012 estimates. Lafayette is the parish seat of Lafayette Parish, Louisiana. Its nickname is The Hub City. The American city was founded as Vermilionville in 1821 by Jean Mouton, a French-speaking man of Acadian descent. In 1884, it was renamed for General Lafayette, who fought with and significantly aided the American Army during the American Revolutionary War. The city's economy was primarily based on agriculture until the 1940s, when the petroleum and natural gas industries became dominant. Lafayette is considered the center of Acadiana, the area of Cajun and...
Lafayette:
$47,830
Louisiana:
$45,727
$816
Lafayette:
$186,100
Louisiana:
$155,600
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Pay by Experience Level for Certified Nurse Assistant (CNA)

Pay by Experience for a Certified Nurse Assistant (CNA) has a positive trend. An entry-level Certified Nurse Assistant (CNA) with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $17,000 based on 9 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Certified Nurse Assistant (CNA) with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $20,000 based on 7 salaries. An experienced Certified Nurse Assistant (CNA) which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $22,000 based on 9 salaries. A Certified Nurse Assistant (CNA) with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $22,000 based on 9 salaries.

Key Stats for Certified Nurse Assistant (CNA)

Gender

Female
88 %
Male
13 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 3 votes.
Less than 1 year
12%
1-4 years
19%
5-9 years
15%
10-19 years
19%
20 years or more
35%
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Experience Affects Certified Nurse Assistant (CNA) Salaries

Late-Career
▲6%

Experienced
▲5%

National Average
$21,000

Mid-Career
▼1%

Entry-Level
▼18%

Skills That Affect Certified Nurse Assistant (CNA) Salaries

National Average
$21,000

Geriatrics
▼1%

Elder Care
▼3%

Long Term Care
▼14%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 3 votes.

Gender

Female
88 %
Male
13 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
12%
1-4 years
19%
5-9 years
15%
10-19 years
19%
20 years or more
35%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 58%
dental benefits
Dental: 58%
vision benefits
Vision: 50%
no benefits
None: 42%
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