$12.57
Avg. Hourly Rate

Average additional compensation for this job:

Bonus

$300

Profit Sharing

$100

Commission

$15.00

The average pay for a Certified Nurse Assistant (CNA) is $16.02 per hour.

$15,907 - $40,781
$16K
$26K
$41K
MEDIAN: $26,264
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50%
90%

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$9.89 - $16.32
$9
$13
$16
MEDIAN: $12.57
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$0$40K
Salary $15,907 - $40,781
Bonus $1.40 - $1,232
Profit Sharing $0.00 - $1,237
Commission $15.00
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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$20,586 - $35,341
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 23 Sep 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 771
Hourly Data $0$23
Hourly Rate $9.89 - $16.32
Hourly Tips $0.00 - $4.23
Overtime $6.84 - $23.73
Annual Data $0$35K
Bonus $1.40 - $1,232
Commission $15.00
Profit Sharing $0.00 - $1,237
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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$20,586 - $35,341
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 23 Sep 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 20,519

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.

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Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $26,551

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Key Stats for Certified Nurse Assistant (CNA)

Gender

Female
96 %
Male
4 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 2576 votes.
10-19 years
87%
20 years or more
13%

Skills That Affect Certified Nurse Assistant (CNA) Salaries

Labor & Delivery, Birthing
▲9%


▲6%



Nursery
▲5%

▲2%

▼0%

National Average
$27,000

Geriatrics
▼2%


▼3%



Nutrition
▼5%

CNA
▼5%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 2576 votes.

Gender

Female
96 %
Male
4 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 51%
dental benefits
Dental: 44%
vision benefits
Vision: 39%
no benefits
None: 45%