Arkansas CNA Employment Outlook

The health care industry is one of the strongest sectors of the Arkansas economy and demand for skilled workers is high. Many people are choosing to become a Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA) to take advantage of the many job opportunities available throughout Arkansas and the various salary and benefits packages available to workers in the health care field.

Many CNAs find employment fairly quickly and enjoy long-term job stability. Nurse aides in Arkansas might find employment in a hospital, long-term care center, health clinic, in-home care position, nurse aide training center or private medical office. Arkansas workers looking to avoid unemployment might want to consider a career as a CNA since the long-term employment outlook is very strong.

CNA job openings appear frequently and when searching for a position it is recommended that you check back often for new CNA job postings that meet your requirements. When employers have several job candidates to consider for an open position they will most likely base their hiring decision on a combination of the following factors: training and certification, years of experience in this field or position, and personal interviews. It is the candidate’s job to prepare themselves and their resume accordingly.

To find the CNA position that is right for you it is recommended that you interview for multiple openings and ask potential employers lots of questions. This will give you a clear understanding of the employer’s expectations and about your potential future work environment.

Salary expectations for a CNA in Arkansas range between $18,000 to $36,000 per year or $9 to $16 per hour. These salary estimates do not include additional employment benefits such as health care plans, dental and vision coverage, paid time off and retirement plan contributions.

Nursing Assistant Jobs in AR

Most recently posted CNA job openings in Arkansas:

Cna (certified Nursing Assistant)
From Baptist Health Arkansas in Little Rock, AR 72211
Acquires and maintains current knowledge and competency in CNA practice. Consistently performs CNA skills, ie. vital signs, foley care, specimen collection, use…
Cna – Hot Springs – Ft
From Arkansas Hospice, Inc. in Hot Springs, AR 71901
Under the direct supervision of a Registered Nurse, the Certified Nursing Assistant provides personal hygiene for the patients of Arkansas Hospice and maintains…
Cna – Certified Nursing Assistant
From Pioneer Therapy And Living in Melbourne, AR
To qualify you must possess a valid CNA license that is in good standing. As a Certified Nursing Assistant – CNA you will provide each of your assigned patients…
Cna – Outpatient Eureka Springs
From Circle Of Life Hospice in Springdale, AR 72762
Find the connection between your compassion, expertise and exceptional community care with hospice leader, Circle of Life. Follows safe personal care practices.
Cna Ltac
From Christus Dubuis Hospital Of Hot Springs in Hot Springs, AR 71913
$1,000 Sign On Bonus for Night Shift. The Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA) under the direct supervision of a Registered Nurse or Licensed Practical Nurse,…
Rehab Nursing Tech, Cna
From Encompass Health in Fayetteville, AR 72703
Your role as a rehab nursing technician (CNA or LNA) lets you be the connection between dedication to detail and patient outcomes that exceed expectations.
Cna Stepdown 3500
From Mercy Health in Fort Smith, AR 72903
We bring to life a healing ministry through our compassionate care and exceptional service. We don’t believe in jobs at Mercy, we believe in careers that match…
Cna Ortho
From Mercy Health in Fort Smith, AR 72903
We bring to life a healing ministry through our compassionate care and exceptional service. We don’t believe in jobs at Mercy, we believe in careers that match…
New York Cna – Housing Included
From Centers Health Care in Fayetteville, AR 72764
Enjoy the job security and career opportunities that come with working as a CNA at Centers Health Care—the largest post-acute health care continuum in the…
Lpn, Adon (rn) , Cna.
From Fianna Hills Nursing & Rehab in Fort Smith, AR 72908
Certified Nursing Assistant (cna)/personal Care Paraprofessional
From Trumann School District in Trumann, AR 72472
Qualified applicants will hold a CNA license. Trumann School District is seeking the following position: Well-qualified candidates will support students with…
Certified In Home Pca/cna-desarc,ar-searcy Agency
From Absolute Care Management Corporation in Des Arc, AR
Must have PCA or CNA certification*–. Absolute Care Management Corporation (ACMC)*, Searcy Agency *is looking for qualified & compassionate *Full-Time CNA’s or…

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