Licensed Nursing Assistant Salary

Average Yearly Salary
Updated May 18, 2020
$36,000
$16,000
$36,000
$78,000
Did you know that the average Licensed Nursing Assistant makes $36,364 per year? That's valued at $17.48 per hour! The range surrounding that average can vary between $16,000 and $79,000, meaning Licensed Nursing Assistants have the opportunity to earn more once they move past entry-level roles. Most Licensed Nursing Assistants find a job with Health Care and Non Profits companies, while others work for Health Care, Professional, and Manufacturing companies to make more money. Those aren't the only places you can earn a higher paycheck. New York, Connecticut and Massachusetts are the top states in the U.S. to pay Licensed Nursing Assistants the highest salaries.
Best Paying Cities
Dover, DE
$81,944
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Map of Licensed Nursing Assistant Salaries

The darker areas on the map show where Licensed Nursing Assistants earn the highest salaries across all 50 states.

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Average Licensed Nursing Assistant Salary By Location

If both location and money are important to you, then you might want to check out moving to New York, Connecticut and Massachusetts, as these three states offer the highest salaries throughout the U.S. for Licensed Nursing Assistants. Quite opposite of that list is the lowest paying states, which are Nevada, North Dakota, and Washington.

Average Licensed Nursing Assistant Salary By Company

To earn a high income as a Licensed Nursing Assistant, working for Weil, Gotshal & Manges or United Surgical Partners International might be your best bet, as they are the highest paying companies in this field. In addition, companies like UnitedHealth Group and HCA Healthcare report highly competitive salaries for Licensed Nursing Assistants.

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Licensed Nursing Assistant Salary History

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Licensed Nursing Assistant Salary By Experience Level

The salary for a Licensed Nursing Assistant can vary depending on the years of experience that a person has, from entry level to senior level. Data on how experience level affects total compensation is provided by the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) as part of their National Compensation Survey, which is based on factors such as knowledge, complexity, contacts, and environment.

Recently Added Licensed Nursing Assistant Salaries

CompanyJobLocationDate AddedSalary
Visiting Angels-Nashua
Visiting Angels-Nashua
In-Home Caregivers/Hha/Lna
In-Home Caregivers/Hha/Lna
In-Home Caregivers/Hha/Lna
06/30/2020
06/30/2020
$26,088
$26,088
06/30/2020
Lake Sunapee VNA and Hospice
Lake Sunapee VNA and Hospice
Licensed Nursing Assistants (LNA Available
Licensed Nursing Assistants (LNA Available
Licensed Nursing Assistants (LNA Available
06/27/2020
06/27/2020
$31,305
$31,305
06/27/2020
Careerstaff Unlimited
Careerstaff Unlimited
Licensed Nursing Assistant-LNA-Long Term Care
Licensed Nursing Assistant-LNA-Long Term Care
Licensed Nursing Assistant-LNA-Long Term Care
06/26/2020
06/26/2020
$33,392
$33,392
06/26/2020
Careerstaff Unlimited
Careerstaff Unlimited
Licensed Practical Nurse-LPN-Assisted Living Memory Care
Licensed Practical Nurse-LPN-Assisted Living Memory Care
Licensed Practical Nurse-LPN-Assisted Living Memory Care
06/23/2020
06/23/2020
$50,088
$50,088
06/23/2020
Elderwood/Pediatric/Postacute/Woodmark
Elderwood/Pediatric/Postacute/Woodmark
Licensed Nursing Assistant (LNA)
Licensed Nursing Assistant (LNA)
Licensed Nursing Assistant (LNA)
06/23/2020
06/23/2020
$42,000
$42,000
06/23/2020
Lake Sunapee Region VNA
Lake Sunapee Region VNA
Licensed Nursing Assistants (LNA Available
Licensed Nursing Assistants (LNA Available
Licensed Nursing Assistants (LNA Available
06/21/2020
06/21/2020
$31,305
$31,305
06/21/2020
Cna/Lna
Cna/Lna
06/20/2020
06/20/2020
$27,653
$27,653
06/20/2020
TLC Homecare
TLC Homecare
Caregiver PCA LNA Homecare
Caregiver PCA LNA Homecare
Caregiver PCA LNA Homecare
06/19/2020
06/19/2020
$29,218
$29,218
06/19/2020
Licensed Nurse Asst
Licensed Nurse Asst
06/16/2020
06/16/2020
$50,088
$50,088
06/16/2020
Careerstaff Unlimited
Careerstaff Unlimited
Licensed Practical Nurse-LPN-Assisted Living Wellness Coordinator (Weekends)
Licensed Practical Nurse-LPN-Assisted Living Wellness Coordinator (Weekends)
Licensed Practical Nurse-LPN-Assisted Living Wellness Coordinator (Weekends)
06/05/2020
06/05/2020
$66,784
$66,784
06/05/2020