Entry-Level Nurse Aide, Orderly, or Attendant Salary

Entry-Level Nurse Aide, Orderly, or Attendants can expect to earn an average of $10.69 per hour. For the most part, people in this position report moderate levels of job satisfaction. The vast majority (82 percent) of Entry-Level Nurse Aide, Orderly, or Attendants who took the survey are female. While more than two-fifths report receiving no health benefits, a majority do receive medical coverage, and just over two-fifths have dental, as well. This report is based on responses to the PayScale salary survey.

$24,458 - $40,000
$26K
MEDIAN: $25,675
50%

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$8.22 - $15.65
$8
$11
$16
MEDIAN: $10.69
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50%
90%

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National Salary Data (?
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$0$14K$28K$42K
Salary
$25,675  
   
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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$17,002 - $34,839  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 7
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$9$18$27
Hourly Rate
$8.22 - $15.65  
   
Overtime
$5.30 - $24.24  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$18K$36K$54K
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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$17,002 - $34,839  
   
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 114

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Key Stats for Nurse Aide, Orderly, or Attendant

Gender

Female
82 %
Male
18 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 13 votes.
Less than 1 year
17%
1-4 years
76%
5-9 years
7%
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Skills That Affect Nurse Aide, Orderly, or Attendant Salaries

Medicine / Surgery
▲9%

Geriatrics
▲8%

Acute Care
▲6%

National Average
$23,000

Elder Care
▼2%

Hospice
▼18%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 13 votes.

Gender

Female
82 %
Male
18 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 57%
dental benefits
Dental: 45%
vision benefits
Vision: 41%
dental benefits
None: 43%
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