How much does a Certified Nursing Assistant make hourly in the United States? The average hourly wage for a Certified Nursing Assistant in the United States is $16 as of September 25, 2020, but the range typically falls between $14 and $17. Hourly rate can vary widely depending on many important factors, including education, certifications, additional skills, the number of years you have spent in your profession. With more online, real-time compensation data than any other website, Salary.com helps you determine your exact pay target. 

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Job Description for Certified Nursing Assistant

Certified Nursing Assistant performs various direct patient care activities under the supervision of a Registered Nurse. Assists patients in dressing or undressing, bathing, or eating. Being a Certified Nursing Assistant collects non-invasive body fluid specimens or gathers vital signs. Aids physicians and nursing staff members with procedures if needed. Additionally, Certified Nursing Assistant documents patient interactions as needed. Requires a high school diploma. Typically reports to a registered nurse or manager. Requires Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA). Requires applicable state license. Certified Nursing Assistant's years of experience requirement may be unspecified. Certification and/or licensing in the position's specialty is the main requirement. (Copyright 2020 Salary.com)... View full job description

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