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    Wage Information: Nursing Assistants

    Yearly Wage Chart  :   Hourly Wage Chart  :   2014 Wage Table
    • "High" indicates 90% of workers earn less and 10% earn more.
    • "Median" indicates 50% of workers earn less and 50% earn more.
    • "Low" indicates 10% of workers earn less and 90% earn more.
    • "N/A" indicates the data is not available.
    Notes: Yearly wage data applies only to workers with full-time, year-round schedules. For salary information for part-time or part-year workers, use hourly wage data.

    Occupation Description

    Nursing Assistants Provide basic patient care under direction of nursing staff. Perform duties such as feed, bathe, dress, groom, or move patients, or change linens. May transfer or transport patients. Includes nursing care attendants, nursing aides, and nursing attendants. Excludes "Home Health Aides", "Orderlies", "Personal Care Aides", and "Psychiatric Aides".