Certified Nurse Assistant (CNA) in Wilkes-Barre Salary

The average wage for a Certified Nurse Assistant (CNA) in Wilkes-Barre, Pennsylvania is $12.35 per hour. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 20 years in this career. A skill in Acute Care is associated with high pay for this job.

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Hourly Rate
$10.23 - $15.24  
   
Overtime
$19.82  
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$21,285 - $31,700  
   
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 13 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 32

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About Wilkes-Barre, Pennsylvania

Luzerne County, Pennsylvania
41,202
Male:
20,107 (48.8%)
Female:
21,095 (51.2%)
Wilkes-Barre (/ˈwɪlksˌbɛər/ or /-bɛəri/) is a city in the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania and the county seat of Luzerne County. It is one of the principal cities in the Scranton–Wilkes-Barre–Hazleton, PA Metropolitan Statistical Area. Located at the center of the Wyoming Valley, it is second in size only to the nearby city of Scranton. The Scranton–Wilkes-Barre–Hazleton, PA Metropolitan Statistical Area had a population of 563,631 as of the 2010 Census, making it the fourth-largest metro/statistical area in the state of Pennsylvania. Wilkes-Barre and the surrounding Wyoming Valley are framed by the Pocono Mountains to the east, the Endless Mountains to the west, and the Lehigh Valley to the south. The Susquehanna River flows through the center of the valley and defines the northwestern border of the city. Wilkes-Barre was founded in 1769 and formally incorporated in 1806. The city grew rapidly in the 19th century after the discovery of nearby coal reserves...
Wilkes-Barre:
$31,361
Pennsylvania:
$53,115
$642
Wilkes-Barre:
$79,500
Pennsylvania:
$164,900
5.6%

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Key Stats for Certified Nurse Assistant (CNA)

Gender

Female
92 %
Male
8 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 2 votes.
Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
44%
5-9 years
9%
10-19 years
28%
20 years or more
16%
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Experience Affects Certified Nurse Assistant (CNA) Salaries

Experienced
▲6%

National Average
$26,000

▼4%

Skills That Affect Certified Nurse Assistant (CNA) Salaries

Acute Care
▲14%

Rehabilitation
▲9%

Elder Care
▲3%

Long Term Care
▲1%

Geriatrics
▲1%

Home Health/Home Care
▼0%

National Average
$26,000

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 2 votes.

Gender

Female
92 %
Male
8 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
44%
5-9 years
9%
10-19 years
28%
20 years or more
16%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 59%
dental benefits
Dental: 41%
vision benefits
Vision: 35%
no benefits
None: 41%
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