How much does a Nursing Assistant make in Louisiana? The average Nursing Assistant salary in Louisiana is $29,391 as of February 26, 2020, but the range typically falls between $26,721 and $33,024. Salary ranges can vary widely depending on the city and many other important factors, including education, certifications, additional skills, the number of years you have spent in your profession.

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25% $26,721 10% $24,290 90% $36,332 75% $33,024 $29,391 50%(Median)
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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 2020 Salary.com)

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Location Avg. Salary Date Updated
Location Abbeville, LA Avg. Salary $28,024 Date Updated February 26, 2020
Location Abita Springs, LA Avg. Salary $30,212 Date Updated February 26, 2020
Location Acme, LA Avg. Salary $26,937 Date Updated February 26, 2020
Location Addis, LA Avg. Salary $28,526 Date Updated February 26, 2020
Location Aimwell, LA Avg. Salary $26,937 Date Updated February 26, 2020
Location Akers, LA Avg. Salary $29,871 Date Updated February 26, 2020
Location Albany, LA Avg. Salary $28,281 Date Updated February 26, 2020
Location Alexandria, LA Avg. Salary $27,182 Date Updated February 26, 2020
Location Ama, LA Avg. Salary $30,391 Date Updated February 26, 2020
Location Amelia, LA Avg. Salary $28,281 Date Updated February 26, 2020
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