Nursing Assistant salary in the United States

Average salary
$28,500/yr
Based on 127,582 income tax records
$16,500
$53,000
Age:
Average salary by age
18-25
26-35
36-45
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56+
 
$25K
 
$28K
 
$30K
 
$31K
 
$32K
$16,500
$53,000
How much do Nursing Assistants make?
The average total salary for a Nursing Assistant is $28,500 per year. This is based on data from 127,582 TurboTax users who reported their occupation as Nursing Assistant and includes taxable wages, tips, bonuses, and more. Nursing Assistant salary can vary between $16,500 to $53,000 depending on factors including education, skills, experience, employer & location. Read more
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Nursing Assistant salary by location

Nursing Assistant salary by company

Employer
Average salary per year*
Salary range**
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State Of Hawaii, Hawaii County, HI
31 income tax records
$46,500/yr
$22K – $60K
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Trustees Of The University Of, Philadelphia County, PA
30 income tax records
$45,500/yr
$27K – $60K
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Swedish Health Services, King County, WA
37 income tax records
$44,500/yr
$28K – $64K
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Chc Payroll Agent Parallon E, Clark County, NV
43 income tax records
$42,500/yr
$27K – $74K
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Aveanna Healthcare, El Paso County, CO
33 income tax records
$41,500/yr
$24K – $78K
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County Of Allegheny, Allegheny County, PA
39 income tax records
$40,500/yr
$29K – $71K
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Inspira Health, Cumberland County, NJ
30 income tax records
$39,500/yr
$25K – $48K
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Harris Health System, Harris County, TX
37 income tax records
$39,000/yr
$24K – $60K
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The Methodist Hospital, Harris County, TX
55 income tax records
$38,500/yr
$18K – $53K
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Los Angeles County, Los Angeles County, CA
41 income tax records
$38,500/yr
$21K – $57K
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State Of New York, Suffolk County, NY
52 income tax records
$38,000/yr
$18K – $59K
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Hospice Of The Valley, Maricopa County, AZ
31 income tax records
$38,000/yr
$20K – $52K
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Masonic Villages Of The Grand L, Lancaster County, PA
30 income tax records
$37,500/yr
$22K – $63K
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Smh Health Care, Sarasota County, FL
48 income tax records
$37,000/yr
$22K – $53K
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CarDon & Associates, Marion County, IN
36 income tax records
$37,000/yr
$18K – $73K
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PeaceHealth, Clark County, WA
59 income tax records
$36,500/yr
$20K – $51K
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MedStar Health, Baltimore County, MD
45 income tax records
$36,500/yr
$18K – $52K
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Renown Health, Washoe County, NV
58 income tax records
$35,500/yr
$23K – $57K
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Enloe Medical Center, Butte County, CA
41 income tax records
$35,000/yr
$20K – $43K
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Lifespan, Providence County, RI
40 income tax records
$34,500/yr
$21K – $59K
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Yale New Haven Hospital, New Haven County, CT
42 income tax records
$34,000/yr
$20K – $55K
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Baptist Health South Florida, Miami-Dade County, FL
41 income tax records
$34,000/yr
$23K – $63K
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Valley Health System, Clark County, NV
90 income tax records
$33,500/yr
$22K – $69K
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Salem Hospital, Marion County, OR
50 income tax records
$33,500/yr
$18K – $45K
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Catholic Health Initiatives, El Paso County, CO
60 income tax records
$32,500/yr
$21K – $49K
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UW Health, Dane County, WI
55 income tax records
$32,500/yr
$19K – $51K
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University Of Utah, Salt Lake County, UT
59 income tax records
$32,500/yr
$24K – $43K
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Advocate Health Care, Cook County, IL
68 income tax records
$32,500/yr
$16K – $47K
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Spectrum Health, Kent County, MI
51 income tax records
$32,500/yr
$17K – $64K
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Community Care Health, Fresno County, CA
54 income tax records
$32,500/yr
$16K – $43K
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York Hospital, York County, PA
89 income tax records
$32,000/yr
$19K – $56K
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Lee Health, Lee County, FL
115 income tax records
$32,000/yr
$18K – $50K
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Sharp Memorial Hospital, San Diego County, CA
61 income tax records
$31,500/yr
$17K – $42K
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University Of Kentucky, Fayette County, KY
44 income tax records
$31,500/yr
$17K – $44K
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Charlotte-Mecklenburg Schools, Mecklenburg County, NC
90 income tax records
$31,500/yr
$19K – $52K
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Mission Health, Buncombe County, NC
58 income tax records
$31,500/yr
$17K – $50K
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Vidant Health, Pitt County, NC
55 income tax records
$31,000/yr
$18K – $39K
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Intermountain Healthcare, Utah County, UT
46 income tax records
$31,000/yr
$17K – $40K
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Froedtert Health, Milwaukee County, WI
53 income tax records
$31,000/yr
$17K – $53K
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University Hospitals, Cuyahoga County, OH
45 income tax records
$30,000/yr
$17K – $44K
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Baptist Health, Duval County, FL
77 income tax records
$30,000/yr
$19K – $50K
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Novant Health, Forsyth County, NC
48 income tax records
$28,500/yr
$20K – $45K
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HealthFirst, Brevard County, FL
56 income tax records
$28,000/yr
$17K – $37K
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Beaumont Health, Oakland County, MI
65 income tax records
$28,000/yr
$16K – $41K
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The University Of Iowa, Johnson County, IA
54 income tax records
$27,000/yr
$16K – $43K
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Saint Francis Payroll Services L, Tulsa County, OK
44 income tax records
$26,500/yr
$17K – $33K
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Carilion Clinic, Roanoke County, VA
54 income tax records
$25,500/yr
$18K – $36K

Nursing Assistant demographics in United States

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82% are single
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18% are married
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48% have kids
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21% own a home

Effective Tax Rates for Nursing Assistants in United States

127,582 full-time salaries from 2019
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FAQS
The average salary for a nursing assistant in the United States is $28,500 per year. Nursing assistant salaries in the United States can vary between $16,500 to $53,000 and depend on various factors, including skills, experience, employer, bonuses, tips, and more.

This data is exclusive to Mint Salary and is based on 127,582 tax returns from TurboTax customers who reported their occupation as nursing assistant.

The following companies offer the highest salaries for nursing assistants in the United States: State of Hawaii ($46,500 a year), Trustees of The University Of ($45,500 a year), and Swedish Health Services ($44,500 a year).

The following cities offer the highest salaries for nursing assistants in the United States: San Jose Metro Area, CA ($41,500 a year), San Francisco Metro Area, CA ($40,500 a year), and Barnstable Town Metro Area, MA ($38,000 a year).
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Total salary amounts here include total taxable wages, tips, prizes and other compensation. Salaries here are not representative of the total population and may reflect different levels of experience or education. Learn more
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Total salary ranges shown here exclude outliers.