$25,450
Avg. Salary
$12.33
Avg. Hourly Rate

Average additional compensation:

$252

Bonus

$194

Profit Sharing

$40.00

Commission

What am I worth?
How should I pay?

The average pay for a Certified Nurse Assistant (CNA) is $12.33 per hour.

The average pay for a Certified Nurse Assistant (CNA) is $25,450 per year.

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$9.82
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$12.33
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$15.99
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MEDIAN $12.33
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$15k
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$41k
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MEDIAN $25,450
$14,781 - $40,683
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MEDIAN: $25,450
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$0$40K
Salary $14,781 - $40,683
Bonus $2.14 - $1,506
Profit Sharing $1.81 - $2,367
Commission $0.00 - $2,013
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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$20,524 - $34,809
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 22 Apr 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 1,662
Hourly Data $0$22
Hourly Rate $9.82 - $15.99
Hourly Tips $0.00 - $3.91
Overtime $7.06 - $22.74
Annual Data $0$34K
Bonus $2.14 - $1,506
Commission $0.00 - $2,013
Profit Sharing $1.81 - $2,367
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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$20,524 - $34,809
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 22 Apr 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 48,338

Job Description for Certified Nurse Assistant (CNA)

Certified nurse assistants (CNAs) provide care to patients, often in facilities such as nursing homes. They generally assist patients with basic needs, such as bathing, dressing, mobility, positioning, eating, and grooming, among other things. They often care for multiple patients who have a variety of health needs and personal abilities, so it is important for nurse assistants to be knowledgeable of the types of care which should be administered and sensitive to the needs of individual patients.

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Certified Nurse Assistant (CNA) Tasks
  • Assists with direct patient care under the supervision of the RN or other medical professionals.
  • Provide patients with help walking, exercising, and moving in and out of bed.
  • Position, feed, bathe, dress and assist patients with grooming and other tasks.
  • Observe patients' conditions, measure and record food and liquid intake and output and vital signs, and report changes to professional staff.

Certified Nurse Assistant (CNA) Pay By Employer

$0$31K

HCR ManorCare
199 profiles
$25,884

Genesis HealthCare
165 profiles
$25,036

$24,676

NHC Healthcare
136 profiles
$22,483

$22,948

Kindred Healthcare
127 profiles
$25,638

$24,205

Sava Senior Care
115 profiles
$24,347

$23,406

Diversicare
94 profiles
$22,596

Common Career Paths for Certified Nurse Assistant (CNA)


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Certified Nurse Assistant (CNA) Job Listings

Popular Skills for Certified Nurse Assistant (CNA)

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 $23,000 based on 19,178 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 $25,000 based on 11,334 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 $26,000 based on 11,151 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 $28,000 based on 4,457 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $26,198

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Key Stats for Certified Nurse Assistant (CNA)

Gender

Female
92 %
Male
7 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 9029 votes.
Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
32%
5-9 years
22%
10-19 years
27%
20 years or more
15%

Experience Affects Certified Nurse Assistant (CNA) Salaries

▲5%

National Average
$26,000

▼1%

▼5%

▼11%

Skills That Affect Certified Nurse Assistant (CNA) Salaries


▲3%




National Average
$26,000

▼1%


▼3%

▼3%

▼5%


Long Term Care
▼6%

▼7%


▼8%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 9029 votes.

Gender

Female
92 %
Male
7 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
32%
5-9 years
22%
10-19 years
27%
20 years or more
15%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 48%
dental benefits
Dental: 41%
vision benefits
Vision: 36%
no benefits
None: 48%