Updated Sep 15, 2022

How much does a Nursing Assistant make?

Updated Sep 15, 2022

Experience

Industry

$39,270 / yrTotal Pay
$37,160 / yrBase Pay
$2,111 / yrAdditional Pay

$39,270

 / yr
$26K$59K
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Possible Range

The estimated total pay for a Nursing Assistant is $39,270 per year in the United States area, with an average salary of $37,160 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 $2,111 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.

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Related Job Titles

For Nursing Assistant

Some related job titles are Caregiver Salaries with median pay of $35,352, Certified Nursing Assistant Salaries with median pay of $38,510, CNA Salaries with median pay of $38,763, STNA Salaries with median pay of $41,453.

Top Paying Companies

For a Nursing Assistant in United States

Below is the total pay for the top 10 highest paying companies for a Nursing Assistant in United States. Employers include Arch (MI), DeVore Recruiting and Wells Fargo.

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Arch (MI)
Arch (MI)
$93,502/yr
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Vi
$51,199/yr
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Top Paying Industries

For a Nursing Assistant in United States

The top 5 paying industries for a Nursing Assistant in United States are Financial Services with a median total pay of $58,755, Insurance with a median total pay of $50,743, Government & Public Administration with a median total pay of $48,659, Pharmaceutical & Biotechnology with a median total pay of $48,383, and Human Resources & Staffing with a median total pay of $46,835.

IndustryTotal PayTotal Pay Insight
  • Financial ServicesFinancial Services$58,755

    28% Higher than other industries

  • InsuranceInsurance$50,743

    17% Higher than other industries

  • Government & Public AdministrationGovernment & Public Administration$48,659

    14% Higher than other industries

  • Pharmaceutical & BiotechnologyPharmaceutical & Biotechnology$48,383

    13% Higher than other industries

  • Human Resources & StaffingHuman Resources & Staffing$46,835

    10% Higher than other industries

Financial Services

The top paying company in Financial Services for Nursing Assistant is Wells Fargo.

Wells FargoWells Fargo$58,755/yr

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Base Pay | Additional Pay

Total Years of Experience

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Submitted

Date or Time

Certified Nurse Assistant, CNA

United States of America

 | 1-3 years

$22

/hr

Submitted Yesterday

1-3 years
Yesterday
Certified Nursing Assistant CNA

United States of America

 | 1-3 years

$20

/hr

Submitted Yesterday

1-3 years
Yesterday
Certified Nursing Assistant CNA

United States of America

 | 10-14 years

$86,419

/hr

$19 | $86K

Submitted Yesterday

10-14 years
Yesterday
Nurse Tech

United States of America

 | 1-3 years

$17

/hr

Submitted Yesterday

1-3 years
Yesterday
Certified Nursing Assistant CNA

United States of America

 | 1-3 years

$18

/hr

Submitted Yesterday

1-3 years
Yesterday
Student Nurse Technician

United States of America

 | 1-3 years

$17

/hr

Submitted Yesterday

1-3 years
Yesterday
Certified Nursing Assistant CNA

United States of America

 | 1-3 years

$15

/hr

Submitted Yesterday

1-3 years
Yesterday

Nursing Assistant pay FAQ

The national average salary for a Nursing Assistant is $37,160 per year in United States. Filter by location to see a Nursing Assistant salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 11916 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by a Nursing Assistant employees.

The highest salary for a Nursing Assistant in United States is $55,513 per year.

The lowest salary for a Nursing Assistant in United States is $24,874 per year.

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