Average Nursing Assistant Salary

R119,470
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R10,038
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The average salary for a Nursing Assistant is R119,470.
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Salary
R90k - R150k
Bonus
R2k - R16k
Total Pay
R63k - R157k

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Job Description for Nursing Assistant

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.

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Popular Skills for Nursing Assistant

Skills in Long Term Care, Acute Care and Psychiatric are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Elder Care.

Pay by Experience Level for Nursing Assistant

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 15 salaries. An early career Nursing Assistant with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of R111,754 based on 39 salaries. A mid-career Nursing Assistant with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of R120,442 based on 27 salaries. An experienced Nursing Assistant with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of R136,420 based on 20 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of R121,259.

Years of Experience

This data is based on 110 survey responses.
Entry Level
13.6%
Early Career
35.5%
Mid Career
24.5%
Experienced
18.2%
Late Career
8.2%