Certified Nurse Assistant (CNA) in Hazleton Salary

The average rate for a Certified Nurse Assistant (CNA) in Hazleton, Pennsylvania is $11.79 per hour.

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.

About Hazleton, Pennsylvania

Luzerne County, Pennsylvania
25,179
Male:
12,528 (49.8%)
Female:
12,651 (50.2%)
Hazleton is a city in Luzerne County, Pennsylvania, United States. The population was 25,340 at the 2010 census. Hazleton is the 17th largest city in Pennsylvania. Sugarloaf Massacre During the height of the American Revolution in the summer of 1780, British sympathizers, known as Tories, concentrated from New York's Mohawk Valley, began attacking the outposts of American revolutionaries located along the Susquehanna River Valley in Northeast Pennsylvania. Because of the reports of Tory activity in the region, Captain Daniel Klader and a platoon of 41 men from Northampton County were sent to investigate. They traveled north from the Lehigh Valley along a path known as "Warrior's Trail", which is present-day State Route 93, since this route connects the Lehigh River in Jim Thorpe (formerly known as Mauch Chunk) to the Susquehanna River in Berwick. Heading north, Captain Klader's men made it as far north as present-day Conyngham when they were ambushed by members...
Hazleton:
$30,947
Pennsylvania:
$53,115
$699
Hazleton:
$83,700
Pennsylvania:
$164,900
9.3%

Certified Nurse Assistant (CNA) Job Listings

Key Stats for Certified Nurse Assistant (CNA)

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 2 votes.
5-9 years
80%
10-19 years
20%

Skills That Affect Certified Nurse Assistant (CNA) Salaries

National Average
$31,000

Geriatrics
▼16%

Elder Care
▼20%

Long Term Care
▼31%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 2 votes.

Years of Experience

5-9 years
80%
10-19 years
20%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 100%
dental benefits
Dental: 100%
vision benefits
Vision: 100%
no benefits
None: