Connecticut CNA Employment Outlook

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

Most recently posted CNA job openings in Connecticut:

Pca / Cna
From Change Inc. in East Hampton, CT 06424
Duties : • Observe and maintain the importance of HIPPA policies related to each Client. • Follow OSHA guidelines and Standard Precautions. • Use personal
 
Resident Assistant/cna
From Senior Living Communities in North Branford, CT
Do you care about doing work that matters? Join our team and make a difference. Evergreen Woods, North Branford’s premier Retirement Community is seeking PT
 
Certified Nursing Assistant (cna) W/ Sign-on Bonus! Full Time, 7am-3pm
From Maplewood Senior Living in Danbury, CT
Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA) Maplewood Senior Living, an innovative, forward-thinking senior living provider, strives to inspire our associates to learn
 
Full Time Cna 3-11 Includes Every Other Weekend, Parkway Pavilion, Enfield, Ct
From Wachusett Healthcare in Enfield, CT 06082
Wachusett Healthcare is a locally owned nursing home operator experiencing extremely quick growth with facilities located throughout MA and CT. Purpose The
 
Certified Nursing Assistant (cna)
From Hearth Management in Branford, CT 06405
Become a part of The Hearth ® team! The Hearth at Gardenside offers a challenging and rewarding work environment, competitive salary and excellent benefits.
 
Cna/hha Live In With Car
From Home Sweet Home Care, Inc. in Waterbury, CT
*HIRING LIVE IN CAREGIVERS WITH CARS ONLY* *Must own a vehicle and provide proof of registration and insurance* *HIRING: * CNAs and HHAs for Live in
 
Rehab Tech 1 – Cna
From Preferred Therapy Solutions in Wallingford, CT
Hold a current CNA certification in the state where job is located. A Rehab Tech-1 with Preferred Therapy Solutions assists the rehabilitation staff with…
 
Cna/home Health Aide
From Home Sweet Home Care, Inc. in Waterbury, CT
*A career with Home Sweet Home Care, Inc.* has never been more rewarding! The services we offer ensure our families continue to live the lives they want
 
Recreation/cna Associate
From The Greens At Cannondale in Wilton, CT
CT CNA licensure and desire to work flexibly are required. The secondary role for this position involves providing direct care as a CNA such as assistance with…
 
Cna Home Health Aide
From Visiting Nurse Services Of Connecticut in Oxford, CT 06478
Under the direction of the home care or hospice clinician, assists patients with personal care and activities of daily living. Performs special patient care
 
Certified Nursing Assistant, Cna
From Savaseniorcare in Mystic, CT 06355
CNA Essential Duties & Responsibilities. Come Join Our Remarkable Team at Pendleton Health & Rehabilitation Center!…
 
Patient Care Assistant (cna) – Inpatient Behavioral Health Evenings (32 Hours)
From Hospital Of Central Connecticut in New Britain, CT
2 years of Nursing Technician/Assistant experience required or CNA or clinical experience in school. The Nursing Technician performs delegated aspects of…
 

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