Illinois CNA Employment Outlook

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

Most recently posted CNA job openings in Illinois:

Certified Nursing Assistant (cna)
From Homewatch Caregivers Northshore in Northbrook, IL
Duties of the CNA | Home Health Aide | Caregivers | PCA | Personal Care Aide may include:. Homewatch CareGivers is looking for compassionate reliable CNAs, Home…
 
Cna School Based Monument
From Sunbelt Staffing in North Chicago, IL
We are currently interviewing candidates for a school based Certified Nursing Assistant opening: Monument, Colorado. The position offers a full time, standard…
 
Cna (certified Nursing Assistant)
From Assisting Hands Home Care in Naperville, IL 60563
The CNA may also provide the following assistance with self-administered medication, as needed by the client:….
 
Certified Nursing Assistant (cna) – Up To $12.75/hr With Benefits!
From Hillsboro Rehabilitation And Health Care Center in Hillsboro, IL 62049
New Wage Program! We are currently looking for dedicated and experienced professionals to assume key full and part-time positions on our nursing team! At…
 
Certified Nursing Assistant (cna) – Full Time
From Regency Care Of Morris in Morris, IL 60450
a Regency Care of Morris is looking for caring and compassionate Certified Nursing Assistants (CNA) who strive to provide exceptional clinical care to our…
 
Certified Nursing Assistant (cna) – Full Time – Full-time
From Regency Care Of Morris in Morris, IL 60450
a Regency Care of Morris is looking for caring and compassionate Certified Nursing Assistants (CNA) who strive to provide exceptional clinical care to our…
 
Certified Nursing Assistant (cna)
From Harmony Healthcare & Rehabilitation Center in Chicago, IL 60625
Candidates must have Illinois CNA certification, excellent patient care, customer service skills and the ability to work in a fast-paced environment….
 
Cna/home Health Aide
From Victorious Home Health Care in Chicago, IL
*Job Summary* Home Health Aides in Suburban Cook County Job Types: Full-time, Part-time Required education: * High school or equivalent Required experience…
 
Restorative Nurse (cna)
From Regency Care Of Morris in Morris, IL 60450
Must be a graduate of a state-approved CNA program. The CERTIFIED NURSING ASSISTANT (CNA) is responsible for providing routine daily nursing care to assigned…
 
Cna – Certified Nursing Assistant
From Assure Home Assist in Skokie, IL
CNA certified (preferred not required). Must be a certified CNA or caregiver with a minimum of 1 years’ experience….
 
Certified Nursing Assistant (cna) Caregiver
From Porter Place in Tinley Park, IL 60477
Multiple Openings, Full-Time. All applicants must be able to work weekend shifts. General Statement of Position Under general supervision, provides…
 
Cna – Certified Nursing Assistant
From Open Arms Solutions in Waukegan, IL
Open Arms Solutions provides Home Services (personal care, companionship, daily living assistance) to aging, ill, or recovering clients both in their own…
 

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