How much does a certified nurses' aide make?
The national average salary for a Certified Nurses' Aide in the U.S. is $23,776 annually or $11.43 hourly. There is a huge gap between the top 10 percent earners and the bottom 10 percent earners -- about 10,000. The top 10 percent earn over $29,000, while the bottom 10 percent make less than $19,000 annually. Health Care companies and Professional companies tend to have the highest concentration of employment in this field. New York, Alaska, Hawaii, Minnesota, and North Dakota are some of the states with the best Certified Nurses' Aide salaries in the US. The typical tenure for a Certified Nurses' Aide is 2.9 years.