California CNA Employment Outlook

The health care industry is one of the strongest sectors of the California 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 California 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 California might find employment in a hospital, long-term care center, health clinic, in-home care position, nurse aide training center or private medical office. California 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 California 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 CA

Most recently posted CNA job openings in California:

Cna 10am-6pm $18-20/hr
From Sylvia’s Homecare in Pacific Palisades, CA
CNA. Seeking a Certified Nursing Assistant to work with a Dementia patient in her private Pacific Palisades home….
 
Cna
From St. Francis Medical Center in Lynwood, CA 90262
High School Diploma BLS-C through AHA Valid CNA Certification Verity Health System offers a dynamic environment for individuals dedicated to careers in…
 
Cna – Certified Nursing Assistant
From Creekside Rehab in Santa Rosa, CA
Be compassionate. Assist with daily living activities. This includes delivering meals to patients, turning and ambulating patients and providing plenty of…
 
Certified Nursing Assistant (cna) – Med/surg (nights)
From Olympia Medical Center in Los Angeles, CA 90036
1.Assists with providing comprehensive nursing care including the following: pre and post operative preparation, positioning of patients, ambulation of
 
Certified Nursing Assistant – Cna
From Hcr Manorcare in Fountain Valley, CA 92728
HCR ManorCare provides a range of services, including skilled nursing care, assisted living, post-acute medical and rehabilitation care, hospice care, home
 
Cna – Certified Nurse Assistant
From United Health Care Staffing in Salinas, CA 93907
Requirements of CNA:. Job Duties and Responsibilities of CNA:. A full time certified CNA – Certified Nurse Assistant….
 
Cna – Certified Nursing Assistant
From Mercy And Grace in Palo Alto, CA
CNA. A certified nursing assistant, or CNA, works under the supervision of licensed nurses to deliver high quality care to patients….
 
Cna – Certified Nursing Assistant
From Dolores Street Community Services in San Francisco, CA 94103
Dolores Street Community Services Job Announcement Position: On-Call C.N.A. (Depending on work performance, may lead to full-time position), day or night
 
Cna – Certified Nursing Assistant
From Saratoga Retirement Community in Saratoga, CA 95070
*_Saratoga Retirement Community_* is Silicon Valley’s finest retirement destination and leader in the Senior Care Industry. Our beautiful 37-acre campus is
 
Cna – Telemetry Cardiology
From Providence Health & Services in Mission Hills, CA 91346
Current California Certified Nursing Assistant ( CNA ) certification. Providence is calling a full time, day shift Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA) to…
 
Cna – Certified Nursing Assistant
From Vacaville Convalescent And Rehabilitation Center in Vacaville, CA 95687
We are a local 5 star Medicare rated facility dedicated to providing quality care and outstanding customer service looking for quality professionals to join
 
Certified Nursing Assistant – Cna
From Diversicare Health Care in Windsor, CA
MAKE YOUR MARK, MAKE A DIFFERENCE! Diversicare is a premier provider of post-acute healthcare services with a strong legacy of quality care. We strive to
 

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