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Nursing Aide Salary

$32,929 (USD)

Average Salary

$16/hr

Average Hourly

$286

Average Bonus

Last updated: July 22, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Nursing Aide is $32,929 a year and $16 an hour in the United States. The average salary range for a Nursing Aide is between $25,292 and $39,195. On average, a High School Degree is the highest level of education for a Nursing Aide. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in the United States.

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Job Summary

Description:
  • Helps patients in hospital, nursing home, or other medical facility, performing a variety of uncomplicated tasks, under direction of nursing and medical staff.
  • Responds to signal lights, bells, or intercom system to determine patients' needs.
  • Bathes, dresses, and undresses patients.
  • Serves and collects food trays and feeds patients requiring help.
  • Transports patients, using wheelchair or wheeled cart, or assists patients to walk.
Nursing Aide Job Prevalence in the United States

Job family: Nursing Assistants

Job family population: 1,453,670

Estimated population of Nursing Aide jobs: 152,534

Rate of error: 0.5%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
$38,174
5 Year Change:
16 %

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About United States

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Description: The United States of America (USA), commonly known as the United States (U.S. or US) or America, is a country comprising 50 states, a federal district, five major self-governing territories, and various possessions. At 3.8 million square miles (9.8 million km2), the United States is the world's third or fourth largest country by total area and is slightly smaller than the entire continent of Europe's 3.9 million square miles (10.1 million km2). With a population of more than 327 million people, the U.S. is the third most populous country. The capital is Washington, D.C., and the most populous city is New York City...

Nursing Aide Job Listings for United States

CNA/ Certified Nurse Aide
Jul 11
Commerce, TX, USA
Sunny Springs Nursing Center
Position Description Certified nursing assistant (CNA) responsible for delivering and assisting ... Name must appear on State Registry as Nurse Aide in good standing. • Prior experience as Nurse ...
Nursing Aide - CNA/NAC - Evening Shift
Jul 10
Roo Lan Health Care
Active Washington State Nursing Assistant Certification/Registration License or Home Care Aide License. Current CPR Certification. Past experience as a caregiver in some capacity. Schedule: Multiple ...
Certified Nursing Aide (CNA)
Jul 18
High Point, NC, USA
Peak Healthcare Services
PEAK HealthCare Services is looking for Certified Nursing Assistants who are hard workers and ... aide patients in exercises i.e. going Company Description For full application
Certified Nurse Aide CNA
Jul 15
Redding, CT, USA
Meadow Ridge
Prior geriatric nursing aide experience is preferred * A minimum of three (3) months experience in ... a long-term care setting preferred * Ability to understand and follow instructions in English ...
Certified Nurse Aide
Jul 14
Alamogordo, United States
Addus HomeCare
As an Addus Certified Nurse Aide, you'll play a vital role in supporting seniors and people with ... Completion of Certified Nursing Assistant training * At least two years of home care experience is ...

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Nursing Aide is $32,929 a year and $16 an hour in the United States. The average salary range for a Nursing Aide is between $25,292 and $39,195. On average, a High School Degree is the highest level of education for a Nursing Aide. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in the United States.

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Nursing Aide Job Listings for United States

CNA/ Certified Nurse Aide
Jul 11
Commerce, TX, USA
Sunny Springs Nursing Center
Position Description Certified nursing assistant (CNA) responsible for delivering and assisting ... Name must appear on State Registry as Nurse Aide in good standing. • Prior experience as Nurse ...
Nursing Aide - CNA/NAC - Evening Shift
Jul 10
Roo Lan Health Care
Active Washington State Nursing Assistant Certification/Registration License or Home Care Aide License. Current CPR Certification. Past experience as a caregiver in some capacity. Schedule: Multiple ...
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