Washington CNA Employment Outlook

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

Most recently posted CNA job openings in Washington:

Nursing Assistant Certified (cna/nac) New Wage Scale $15-$22, Available Hire Bonus! Health Center
From Martha And Mary in Poulsbo, WA 98370
Martha and Mary Health Services is seeking dedicated, friendly CNAs to join our team. We offer competitive pay and a supportive environment, where we become…
Bath/shower Nursing Assistant (cna/nac)
From Cornerstone Healthcare Services in Centralia, WA 98531
We are seeking POSITIVE CNAs that love our residents and want to MAKE A DIFFERENCE!!! Here at Cornerstone Healthcare, we are ready to get back to NURSING 101…
From Ahat Homecare in Tacoma, WA 98403
Our Adult Family Homes is looking for a caring Noc shift caregiver. This caregiver would be able to work weekends and be open for any day of the week based on a…
At Home Caregiver – Hca/cna
From Martha And Mary in Poulsbo, WA 98370
A CNA or HCA license or a certificate of exemption from an employer in 2011. Martha and Mary has been caring for children, seniors and families in Greater…
Cna – Long Term Care
From Providence Health & Services in Olympia, WA
Providence is calling a Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA) (Per diem, Variable Shift) in Long Term Care to Providence Mother Joseph Care Center in Olympia,…
Cna – Medical/surgical 2nt (part-time)
From Peacehealth in Bellingham, WA
PeaceHealth is seeking a CNA – Medical/Surgical 2NT (Part-Time) for a 0.8 full time equivalent Non-Exempt position. Taking and recording vital signs;
Cna – Restorative Aide
From Empres Healthcare in Seattle, WA 98122
Seattle Medical Post Acute Care is seeking a Restorative Aide to join our team! This is a great center, with the kind of team members you WANT to come to work…
Cna – Certified Nursing Assistant **join Our Team!!!**
From Timber Ridge At Talus in Issaquah, WA 98027
We currently have 3 openings for full-time CNA care partners. \*\*Up to $1,000.00 Onboarding Bonus!\*\*. Briarwood Health Center is a 26-bed assisted living and…
Cna – Hospice (day Shift)
From Community Home Health And Hospice in Longview, WA
Our team in Longview is seeking a compassionate CNA to provide care for Hospice patients in our community. Skilled at caring for others?
Cna – Medical 4th South
From Peacehealth in Bellingham, WA
PeaceHealth is seeking a CNA – Medical 4th South for a 0.9 full time equivalent Non-Exempt position. Assist in providing direct patient care as delegated by the…
Cna – Transitional Care Unit
From Providence Health & Services in Olympia, WA
Providence is calling a Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA) (Transitional Dept., Night Shift, 1.0 FTE) to Providence Mother Joseph Care Center in Olympia,…
Unit Tech (cna) – Seiu
From Evergreenhealth in Kirkland, WA 98034
Under the supervision of a Registered Nurse, the Unit Tech performs tasks involving direct and indirect patient care, treatment, transportation, and various…

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