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Health Sciences

Nursing Assistants

Provide basic patient care under direction of nursing staff.

Salary Breakdown

Nursing Assistants

Average

$23,000

ANNUAL

Entry Level

$17,000

ANNUAL

Mid Level

$23,500

ANNUAL

Expert Level

$30,000

ANNUAL


Projected Jobs

Nursing Assistants

34,630

Projected job openings through 2028


Sample Career Roadmap

Nursing Assistants

Job Titles

Entry Level

JOB TITLE

Assistant

Mid Level

JOB TITLE

Officer

Expert Level

JOB TITLE

Director

Degree Recommendations


Top Expected Tasks

Nursing Assistants


Knowledge, Skills & Abilities

Nursing Assistants

Common knowledge, skills & abilities needed to get a foot in the door.

KNOWLEDGE

Customer and Personal Service

KNOWLEDGE

English Language

KNOWLEDGE

Psychology

KNOWLEDGE

Medicine and Dentistry

KNOWLEDGE

Public Safety and Security

SKILL

Service Orientation

SKILL

Active Listening

SKILL

Social Perceptiveness

SKILL

Speaking

SKILL

Monitoring

ABILITY

Oral Comprehension

ABILITY

Problem Sensitivity

ABILITY

Oral Expression

ABILITY

Near Vision

ABILITY

Speech Recognition


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