How much does a Nursing Assistant make in the United States? The average Nursing Assistant salary in the United States is $32,322 as of April 26, 2022, but the range typically falls between $29,377 and $36,311. Salary ranges 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.
Nursing Assistant assists nursing team with a variety of patient care activities and related services necessary in caring for the personal needs, comfort, and safety of patients. Assists patients with personal hygiene, dressing, walking. Being a Nursing Assistant changes bed linens and assists with patient transportation to tests and procedures. May serve and collect food trays and provide patients with between-meal nourishment. Additionally, Nursing Assistant may record temperature or vital signs under the direction of a nurse. Requires a high school diploma or its equivalent. Typically reports to a registered nurse or supervisor. The Nursing Assistant possesses a moderate understanding of general aspects of the job. Works under the close direction of senior personnel in the functional area. May require 0-1 year of general work experience. (Copyright 2022 Salary.com)... View full job description
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What does a Nursing Assistant do?
Nursing Assistant in Florence, AL
Assistants may also provide skin care and take temperatures, pulse, respiration, and blood pressure.
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Nursing Assistant in Oakland, CA
In either case, it will take you an average of only 10 weeks — and possibly as few as 4 — to complete the necessary education to become a certified nursing assistant.
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Nursing Assistant in Florence, SC
Certified Nursing Assistants, or CNAs, provide direct care to patients in hospitals, nursing homes and home care.
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These charts show the average base salary (core compensation), as well as the average total cash compensation for the job of Nursing Assistant in the United States. The base salary for Nursing Assistant ranges from $29,377 to $36,311 with the average base salary of $32,322. The total cash compensation, which includes base, and annual incentives, can vary anywhere from $29,396 to $36,332 with the average total cash compensation of $32,362.