Avg. Base Salary (ZAR)
The average salary for a Nursing Assistant is R132,099
What is the Pay by Experience Level for Nursing Assistants?
An entry-level Nursing Assistant with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of R114,572 based on 11 salaries. An early career Nursing Assistant with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of R125,657 based on 49 salaries. A …Read more
What Do Nursing Assistants Do?
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.
Generally speaking, nursing assistants work indoors, though in some settings, such as nursing homes, duties may include such tasks as pushing residents’ wheelchairs outside or in an enclosed courtyard …Read more