Avg. Base Hourly Rate (USD)
The average hourly pay for a Nurse Aide, Orderly, or Attendant is $11.96
What is the Pay by Experience Level for Nurse Aide, Orderly, or Attendants?
An entry-level Nurse Aide, Orderly, or Attendant with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $10.05 based on 5 salaries. A mid-career Nurse Aide, Orderly, or Attendant with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $14.16 …Read more
What Do Nurse Aide, Orderly, or Attendants Do?
A nurse aide, orderly, or attendant usually works under a nurse. The nurse aide will work with patients and will help them with basic living activities, such as bathing, dressing, feeding, and moving from place to place. It may also be necessary to administer medicine to a patient as directed by a nurse or doctor.
The nurse aide may help patients gain more independence in daily activities. The patients may have mental and physical disabilities, so it is important to adapt the type of care, …Read more
- Assist patient with daily activities such as eating bathing and dressing.
- Provide basic patient care under direction of nursing staff.
- Perform basic housekeeping tasks.
- Assist with patient transport.