Entry-Level Nurse Assistant Salary

Median pay for Entry-Level Nurse Assistants lies in the neighborhood of $11.43 per hour. Although a majority have medical coverage and a little less than half have dental coverage, more than a third claim no health benefits at all. There are far more female Entry-Level Nurse Assistants who answered the questionnaire than men, making up 84 percent. Job satisfaction for Entry-Level Nurse Assistants is high. Figures cited in this summary are based on replies to PayScale's salary questionnaire.
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$12,438 - $43,631
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$44K
MEDIAN: $25,047
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$9.19 - $15.14
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MEDIAN: $11.43
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$15K$30K$45K
Salary
$12,438 - $43,631  
   
Bonus
$201.68  
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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$19,082 - $32,909  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 23
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National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$9$18$27
Hourly Rate
$9.19 - $15.14  
   
Hourly Tips
$0.92  
Overtime
$7.66 - $25.59  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$18K$36K$54K
Bonus
$201.68  
   
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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$19,082 - $32,909  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 267
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Key Stats for Nurse Assistant

Gender

Female
84 %
Male
16 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 25 votes.
Less than 1 year
16%
1-4 years
72%
5-9 years
12%
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Skills That Affect Nurse Assistant Salaries

Intensive Care Unit (ICU)
▲13%

Emergency Room (ER)
▲10%

Telemetry
▲7%

Medicine / Surgery
▲4%

Hospice
▲4%

Geriatrics
▲3%

Acute Care
▼0%

Psychiatric
▼0%

National Average
$24,000

Elder Care
▼5%

Gynecology
▼5%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 25 votes.

Gender

Female
84 %
Male
16 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 61%
dental benefits
Dental: 47%
vision benefits
Vision: 40%
dental benefits
None: 37%
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