$41,850
Avg. Salary
$12.55
Avg. Hourly Rate
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The average pay for a Nursing Assistant in Atlanta, Georgia is $12.55 per hour.

The average pay for a Nursing Assistant in Atlanta, Georgia is $41,850 per year.

$9.88
10%
$12.55
50%
$15.43
90%
MEDIAN $12.55
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MEDIAN $41,850
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Hourly Data $0$16
Hourly Rate $9.88 - $15.43
Overtime $16.94
Annual Data $0$59K
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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$20,696 - $59,180
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 15 Feb 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 17

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 Atlanta, Georgia

Fulton County, Georgia
463,875
Male:
223,960 (48.3%)
Female:
239,915 (51.7%)
Atlanta is the capital of and the most populous city in the U.S. state of Georgia, with an estimated 2015 population of 463,878. Atlanta is the cultural and economic center of the Atlanta metropolitan area, home to 5,522,942 people and the ninth largest metropolitan area in the United States. Atlanta is the county seat of Fulton County, and a small portion of the city extends eastward into DeKalb County. Atlanta was established in 1837 at the intersection of two railroad lines, and the city rose from the ashes of the American Civil War to become a national center of commerce. In the decades following the Civil Rights Movement, during which the city earned a reputation as "too busy to hate" for the relatively progressive views of some of its citizens and leaders compared to other cities in the Deep South Atlanta attained international prominence. Atlanta is the primary transportation hub of...
Atlanta:
$50,210
Georgia:
$51,244
$981
Atlanta:
$241,200
Georgia:
$159,300
4.8%

Nursing Assistant Job Listings

Pay by Experience Level for Nursing Assistant

Pay by Experience for a Nursing Assistant has a negative trend. An entry-level Nursing Assistant with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $25,000 based on 6 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Nursing Assistant with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $27,000 based on 6 salaries. An experienced Nursing Assistant which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $25,000 based on 10 salaries. A Nursing Assistant with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $24,000 based on 5 salaries.

Key Stats for Nursing Assistant

1-4 years
24%
5-9 years
24%
10-19 years
29%
20 years or more
24%

Experience Affects Nursing Assistant Salaries

Mid-Career
▲5%

National Average
$26,000

Experienced
▼3%

Entry-Level
▼4%

Late-Career
▼9%

Skills That Affect Nursing Assistant Salaries

Acute Care
▲8%

Long Term Care
▲4%

Elder Care
▼0%

Home Health/Home Care
▼0%

National Average
$26,000

Assisted Living
▼2%

Years of Experience

1-4 years
24%
5-9 years
24%
10-19 years
29%
20 years or more
24%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 56%
dental benefits
Dental: 33%
vision benefits
Vision: 22%
no benefits
None: 33%