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:

Certified Nursing Assistant (cna, Nac) $1000 Sign On
From Empres Healthcare in Auburn, WA 98002
The CNA is expected to perform the following duties in caring for residents under the direct supervision of nursing staff….
 
Personal Care Attendant (cna) – Wa
From Prestige Senior Living Auburn Meadows in Auburn, WA 98002
Looking for wonderful, compassionate, outstanding caregivers. If interested please apply!!! Great company to work for, amazing community and residents….
 
Cna
From Multicare Health System in Auburn, WA
Current WA CNA license. The reasons to work at MultiCare are as unique as the people who do….
 
Cna – Rehabilitation
From Peacehealth in Vancouver, WA
PeaceHealth is seeking a CNA – Rehabilitation for a 0.9 full time equivalent Non-Exempt position. Assist in providing direct patient care as delegated by the…
 
Nursing Assistant Certified – Nar/nac/cna
From Prestige Care in Centralia, WA 98531
We are looking for caring people who have a passion for improving the life and care of our residents Currently recruiting for evening and noc shifts with a …
 
Certified Nursing Assistant – Cna Sign On Bonus Up To $3000
From Hcr Manorcare in Gig Harbor, WA
HCR ManorCare provides a range of services, including skilled nursing care, assisted living, post-acute medical and rehabilitation care, hospice care, home…
 
Cna – Close Observation Unit
From Providence Health & Services in Everett, WA 98203
Description: Providence is calling a Certified Nursing Assistant (0.6 FTE, Evening Shift) to the Close Observation Unit at Providence Regional Medical Center…
 
Cna $16.00 To $16.75 Starting Wage
From Messenger House Care Center in Bainbridge Island, WA 98110
*Job Summary* Messenger House Care Center is looking for dynamic Certified Nursing Assistants with a positive attitude, exceptional personality, and…
 
Cna
From Providence Health & Services in Centralia, WA 98531
Description: Providence is calling a Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA) (Per Diem, Variable) to Providence Centralia Hospital in Centralia, WA. We are…
 
Cna – Medical Surgical
From Providence Health & Services in Everett, WA 98203
Prior CNA experience in an Acute (hospital) setting. Providence is calling a Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA) to Providence Regional Medical Center Everett in…
 
Certified Nursing Assistant, Cna, Snf
From Regency Pacific Management Llc in College Place, WA 99324
Must hold current CNA Certification in State employed. The CNA is responsible for following universal precautions and safe work practices, established fire…
 
Cna – Medical Flex
From Providence Health & Services in Everett, WA 98203
Description: Providence is calling a Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA) to the Medical Flex unit at Providence Regional Medical Center in Everett, WA. This…
 

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