A Certified Nurse Assistant (CNA) in Buffalo, New York earns an average wage of $12.20 per hour. The skills that increase pay for this job the most are Hospice, Acute Care, and Home Health/Home Care.

$10.31 - $15.81
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MEDIAN: $12.00
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$0$8$16$24
Hourly Rate
$10.31 - $15.81  
   
Overtime
$4.14 - $23.23  
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Total Pay (?
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$21,516 - $36,793  
   
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 62

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About Buffalo, New York

Erie County, New York
258,066
Male:
124,537 (48.3%)
Female:
133,529 (51.7%)
Buffalo (/ˈbʌfəloʊ/) is a city in western New York state and the county seat of Erie County, on the eastern shores of Lake Erie at the head of the Niagara River. As of 2014, Buffalo is New York state's 2nd-most populous city after New York City, with 258,703 residents. The metropolitan area has a population of 1.13 million. Buffalo grew significantly in the 19th and 20th centuries as a result of the Erie Canal, railroads and Lake Erie, providing an abundance of fresh water and an ample trade route to the midwestern United States, while grooming its economy for the grain, steel and automobile industries during the 20th century. After an economic downturn in the latter half of the 20th century, Buffalo's economy has transitioned to sectors that include financial services, technology, biomedical engineering and education. Residents of Buffalo are called "Buffalonians". The city's nicknames include "The Queen City", "The Nickel City",...
Buffalo:
$32,509
New York:
$60,850
$711
Buffalo:
$75,800
New York:
$293,500
4.3%

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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


Late-Career
up arrow 5%

Mid-Career
up arrow 1%

National Average
$26,000


Skills That Affect Certified Nurse Assistant (CNA) Salaries

Hospice
up arrow 45%

Acute Care
up arrow 38%

Home Health/Home Care
up arrow 32%

Rehabilitation
up arrow 5%

Elder Care
up arrow 2%

Geriatrics
up arrow 2%

Long Term Care
0%

National Average
$26,000

Job Satisfaction

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

Gender

Female
94 %
Male
6 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
40%
5-9 years
25%
10-19 years
26%
20 years or more
6%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 62%
dental benefits
Dental: 46%
medical benefits
Vision: 35%
dental benefits
None: 38%
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