Updated Dec 13, 2021

How much does a CNA make?

Updated Dec 13, 2021

Experience

$56,930 / yrTotal Pay
$33,695 / yrBase Pay
$23,235 / yrAdditional Pay

$56,930

 / yr
$15K$564K
Most Likely Range
Possible Range

The estimated total pay for a CNA is $56,930 per year in the United States area, with an average salary of $33,695 per year. These numbers represent the median, which is the midpoint of the ranges from our proprietary Total Pay Estimate model and based on salaries collected from our users. The estimated additional pay is $23,235 per year. Additional pay could include cash bonus, commission, tips, and profit sharing. The "Most Likely Range" represents values that exist within the 25th and 75th percentile of all pay data available for this role. The typical CNA salary is $33,695. Salaries can range from $14,547 - $563,842. When factoring in additional pay and benefits, CNA in United States can expect their total pay value to be on average $56,930.

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Some related job titles are Certified Nursing Assistant Salaries with median pay of $56,006, Certified Nursing Assistant CNA Salaries with median pay of $69,330, Medication Aide Salaries with median pay of $55,497, Rehab/CNA Salaries with median pay of $71,302.

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ProMedica Senior Care
3.0

ProMedica Senior Care

CNA - Hourly

$9

$21

$9 - $21 Range

Genesis Healthcare
2.9

$10

$22

$10 - $22 Range

Life Care Centers of America
3.1

$10

$18

$10 - $18 Range

Brookdale Senior Living
3.1

$9

$1K

$9 - $1,375 Range

Kindred Hospitals
3.3

Kindred Hospitals

CNA - Hourly

$12

$20

$12 - $20 Range

Golden LivingCenters
3.0

$10

$17

$10 - $17 Range

Consulate Health Care
2.6

$10

$18

$10 - $18 Range

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BrightStar Care
4.0

BrightStar Care

CNA - Hourly

$6

$21

$6 - $21 Range

American Senior Communities
3.8

$10

$17

$10 - $17 Range

Sava Senior Care
3.0

Sava Senior Care

CNA - Hourly

$13

 /hr
Range: $10 - $16

$10

$16

$10 - $16 Range

Maxim Healthcare Services
3.5

$10

$18

$10 - $18 Range

ProMedica Senior Care
3.0

$10

$17

$10 - $17 Range

National HealthCare
3.5

$9

$16

$9 - $16 Range

Avamere Family of Companies
3.3

$13

$2K

$13 - $1,813 Range

PruittHealth
3.0

PruittHealth

CNA - Hourly

$10

$17

$10 - $17 Range

BrightStar Care
4.0

BrightStar Care

CNA - Hourly

$11

$16

$11 - $16 Range

Banner Health
3.3

Banner Health

CNA - Hourly

$13

$23

$13 - $23 Range

Trilogy Health Services
4.3

$12

$17

$12 - $17 Range

Evangelical Lutheran Good Samaritan Society
3.4

$11

$18

$11 - $18 Range

Bickford Senior Living
3.1

$11

$17

$11 - $17 Range

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Recent User Submitted Salaries for Certified Nursing Assistant CNA in United States of America

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$18

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7 days ago by a Certified Nursing Assistant CNA with less than one year of experience

$32

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7 days ago by a Certified Nursing Assistant CNA with more than 15 years of experience

$19

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7 days ago by a Nursing Assistant with 1 to 3 years of experience

$13

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7 days ago by a Certified Nursing Assistant CNA with 7 to 9 years of experience

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$19

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Cash Bonus$2,000/hr

7 days ago by a Certified Nursing Assistant CNA with 1 to 3 years of experience

$19

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Cash Bonus$2,000/hr

7 days ago by a Certified Nursing Assistant CNA with 1 to 3 years of experience

$22

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7 days ago by a Certified Nursing Assistant CNA with more than 15 years of experience

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Frequently asked questions about a CNA salaries

The national average salary for a CNA is $36,057 per year in United States. Filter by location to see a CNA salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 10490 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by a CNA employees.

The highest salary for a CNA in United States is $49,698 per year.

The lowest salary for a CNA in United States is $26,160 per year.

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