Avg. Salary
$10.08
Avg. Hourly Rate
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The average pay for a Nursing Assistant in Jackson, Mississippi is $10.08 per hour.

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Job Description for Nursing Assistant

Nursing assistants help nurses and other healthcare staff in attending to patients’ care needs in a variety of settings – nursing homes, hospitals, and hospices among them. They usually work under the supervision of a registered nurse, and may work on a part-time, as-needed, or full-time basis.

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Nursing Assistant 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 Jackson, Mississippi

Hinds County, Mississippi
170,811
Male:
79,039 (46.3%)
Female:
91,772 (53.7%)
Jackson is the capital and largest city of the U.S. state of Mississippi. It is located primarily in Hinds County, serving as one of its two county seats. Segments of the city overlap Madison County and Rankin County. Jackson is on the Pearl River, which drains into the Gulf of Mexico, and it is part of the Jackson Prairie region of the state. The city is named after General Andrew Jackson, who was honored for his role in the Battle of New Orleans during the War of 1812 and later served as U.S. President. The current slogan for the city is "Jackson, Mississippi: City with Soul." It has had numerous musicians prominent in blues, gospel and jazz, and was known for decades for its illegal nightclubs on the Gold Coast; one site has been designated for the Mississippi Blues Trail. The city is the anchor for the metro area. While its population...
Jackson:
$32,482
Mississippi:
$40,593
$790
Jackson:
$92,600
Mississippi:
$112,700
6.5%

Nursing Assistant Job Listings

Key Stats for Nursing Assistant

1-4 years
17%
10-19 years
33%
20 years or more
50%

Years of Experience

1-4 years
17%
10-19 years
33%
20 years or more
50%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 67%
dental benefits
Dental: 67%
vision benefits
Vision: 67%
no benefits
None: