South Dakota CNA Employment Outlook

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

Most recently posted CNA job openings in South Dakota:

Evenings Certified Nursing Assistant (cna)
From Good Samaritan Society in Sioux Falls, SD 57104
Some of your CNA duties would include:. The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by a CNA to successfully perform the…
 
Certified Nursing Assistant (cna)- Full-time Days
From Good Samaritan Society in Rapid City, SD 57702
To qualify, you must be a current CNA or be eligible to take the State certification exam. Join our not-for-profit organization that has provided nearly 100…
 
Certified Nursing Assistant (cna)
From Tealwood Senior Living in Huron, SD
Additionally, the CNA will assist with restorative and rehabilitation programs as needed. Violet Tschetter Memorial Home is looking to add a few Certified…
 
Cna / Certified Nursing Assistant
From Aureus Medical Group in Tyndall, SD
CNA. CNA (Certified Nursing Assistant). CPR/BLS (Basic Life Support), CNA (Certified Nurse Assistant). BLS, 2 years of experience as a CNA, and reliable vehicle…
 
Memory Care Certified Medication Assistant/nursing Assistant (cma/cna)-evenings, Pt
From Good Samaritan Society in Sioux Falls, SD 57106
Join our not-for-profit organization that has provided nearly 100 years of housing and services to seniors with a commitment to quality care and service in a…
 
Traveling Cna, Ma, Lpn, Rn
From Freestar Healthcare Staffing in Lake Andes, SD 57356
Who we are Freestar Healthcare Staffing Inc, is a rapidly growing healthcare staffing company in Eastern SD, and quickly rising in the Western half of the…
 
Cna
From Belle Fourche Healthcare Community in Belle Fourche, SD 57717
Do you enjoy helping others? Are you committed to exceptional customer service? Do you want to impact and enhance people’s lives? Do you find fulfillment in…
 
Cna – Certified Nursing Assistant – Prairie Hills
From Prairie Hills Care And Rehabilitation in Rapid City, SD
CNA:. Perform direct resident care duties under the supervision of licensed nursing personnel….
 
Certified Nursing Assistant (cna/nac)
From Good Samaritan Society in Corsica, SD 57328
Join our not-for-profit organization that has provided nearly 100 years of housing and services to seniors with a commitment to quality care and service in a…
 
Private Duty-home Health Aide/cna
From Critical Nurse Staffing, Llc in Belle Fourche, SD
Critical Nurse Staffing, LLC is seeking a Home Health Aide to join our team and provide private duty care to our patients in Belle Fourche. The role of the…
 
Evening Certified Nursing Assistant (cna/nac)
From Good Samaritan Society in Sioux Falls, SD 57105
The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by a CNA to successfully perform the essential functions of this job….
 
Day Certified Nursing Assistant (cna/nac)
From Good Samaritan Society in Sioux Falls, SD 57105
The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by a CNA to successfully perform the essential functions of this job….
 

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