$12.03
Avg. Hourly Rate

Average additional compensation for this job:

Bonus

$249

Profit Sharing

$188

Commission

$50.00

The average wage for a Certified Nurse Assistant (CNA) with Geriatrics skills is $11.82 per hour. Pay for this job does not change much by experience, with the most experienced earning only a bit more than the least.

$14,687 - $36,550
$15K
$24K
$37K
MEDIAN: $23,970
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50%
90%

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$9.68 - $15.46
$9
$12
$15
MEDIAN: $12.03
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$0$36K
Salary $14,687 - $36,550
Bonus $3.16 - $1,038
Profit Sharing $9.79 - $2,553
Commission $50.00
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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$20,141 - $33,432
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 9 Sep 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 532
Hourly Data $0$22
Hourly Rate $9.68 - $15.46
Hourly Tips $0.00 - $3.76
Overtime $7.34 - $22.44
Annual Data $0$33K
Bonus $3.16 - $1,038
Commission $50.00
Profit Sharing $9.79 - $2,553
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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$20,141 - $33,432
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 9 Sep 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 17,653

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 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 3,896 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 3,166 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 3,558 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 1,549 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $25,368

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Key Stats for Certified Nurse Assistant (CNA)

Gender

Female
93 %
Male
7 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 2816 votes.
Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
28%
5-9 years
23%
10-19 years
31%
20 years or more
16%

Experience Affects Certified Nurse Assistant (CNA) Salaries

▲10%

Experienced
▲3%

National Average
$25,000

Mid-Career
▼1%

Entry-Level
▼8%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 2816 votes.

Gender

Female
93 %
Male
7 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
28%
5-9 years
23%
10-19 years
31%
20 years or more
16%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 48%
dental benefits
Dental: 42%
vision benefits
Vision: 36%
no benefits
None: 49%