West Virginia CNA Employment Outlook

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

Most recently posted CNA job openings in West Virginia:

Certified Nursing Assistant (cna)
From The Brier in Ronceverte, WV 24970
As a CNA, you will provide direct care to patients/residents under the supervision of a RN or LPN. If you love the rewards of caring for people on a daily basis…
 
Travel Psychiatric Certified Nursing Assistant (cna)
From Sunbelt Staffing in Weston, WV 26452
Valid and Current West Virginia CNA License. Apply now to this Psychiatric CNA Position in Weston, WV or send your resume to brittany.elansky@Sunbeltstaffing…
 
Certified Nursing Assistant (cna)
From Sunbelt Staffing in Weston, WV 26452
West Virginia CNA License required. At least one year of experience as a CNA is required; Sunbelt has an opening for a Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA) in…
 
Travel Certified Nursing Assistant (cna)
From Sunbelt Staffing in Clarksburg, WV 26301
Must have WV CNA License. The professional and dependable CNA will be available for all shifts, weekends, and holidays and some OT.
 
Contract Certified Nursing Assistant (cna)
From Sunbelt Staffing in Clarksburg, WV 26301
Must have WV CNA License. The reliable and dependable CNA will be available for all shifts, weekends, and holidays. Brittany Elansky National Hiring Manager.
 
Long Term Care Certified Nursing Assistant (cna)
From Sunbelt Staffing in Clarksburg, WV 26301
Must have West Virginia CNA License. To Apply for the Long Term Care CNA job opportunity please send resume and supervisory references only to brittany.elansky…
 
Travel Long Term Care Certified Nursing Assistant (cna)
From Sunbelt Staffing in Beckley, WV
Valid and Current West Virginia CNA License. Apply now to this Long Term Care CNA Position in Beckley, WV or send your resume to brittany.elansky…
 
Cna (inpatient Hospice Unit)
From Hospice Of Huntington in Huntington, WV 25701
The CNA works in the Hospice 14 bed inpatient unit located at 3100 Staunton Road Huntington WV. Performs and/or assists the patient with personal care…
 
Certified Nursing Assistant (cna)
From Eldercare Health And Rehabilitation in Ripley, WV 25271
Review CNA care cards daily to determine if changes in the resident’s daily care routine have been made on the care plan. Daily dental and mouth care (i.e.
 
Certified Nursing Assistant (cna)
From Eastbrook in Charleston, WV 25304
As a CNA, you will provide direct care to patients/residents under the supervision of a RN or LPN. If you love the rewards of caring for people on a daily basis…
 
Certified Nursing Assistant (cna)
From Mapleshire in Morgantown, WV 26505
As a CNA, you will provide direct care to patients/residents under the supervision of a RN or LPN. If you love the rewards of caring for people on a daily basis…
 
Certified Nursing Assistant (cna)
From Glenwood Park in Princeton, WV 24739
As a CNA, you will provide direct care to patients/residents under the supervision of a RN or LPN. If you love the rewards of caring for people on a daily basis…
 

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