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Certified Nursing Assistants - Wages and Trends

Wages vary by employer and by the assistant's level of experience and responsibility.

Depending on the employer, assistants who work full time may receive health insurance, paid leave, and a retirement plan. However, many jobs are part time and not all employers offer benefits.

Wages vary by employer and by the assistant's level of experience and responsibility.

Depending on the employer, assistants who work full time may receive health insurance, paid leave, and a retirement plan. However, many jobs are part time and not all employers offer benefits.

Nursing aides (SOC 31-1014)

Location
Pay Period
25%
Median
75%
Illinois Hourly $9.89 $11.23 $13.41
Yearly $20,576 $23,358 $27,893
    Bloomington Area Hourly $9.67 $10.70 $11.88
Yearly $20,107 $22,252 $24,716
    Champaign Area Hourly $9.10 $10.33 $11.67
Yearly $18,936 $21,489 $24,267
    Charleston-Effingham-Centralia Area Hourly $9.05 $9.93 $11.30
Yearly $18,833 $20,646 $23,508
    Cook County Hourly $10.12 $11.72 $13.85
Yearly $21,040 $24,369 $28,818
    Decatur Area Hourly $9.99 $11.24 $13.31
Yearly $20,783 $23,372 $27,678
    Dekalb-Elgin-Aurora Area Hourly $10.14 $11.52 $13.69
Yearly $21,095 $23,967 $28,466
    Du Page County Hourly $10.51 $12.35 $14.33
Yearly $21,864 $25,692 $29,810
    Edwardsville Area Hourly $9.79 $10.64 $11.48
Yearly $20,372 $22,121 $23,871
    Jacksonville-Carlinville-Litchfield Area Hourly $9.87 $10.75 $11.71
Yearly $20,528 $22,360 $24,348
    Kankakee-Morris-Pontiac Area Hourly $9.97 $11.01 $13.33
Yearly $20,739 $22,909 $27,720
    Lake County Hourly $10.02 $11.77 $14.01
Yearly $20,845 $24,474 $29,147
    McHenry County Hourly $10.63 $12.03 $14.05
Yearly $22,111 $25,016 $29,215
    Mt. Vernon-Marion-Carbondale Area Hourly $8.84 $9.32 $10.58
Yearly $18,381 $19,389 $22,008
    Northwest Illinois Area Hourly $9.75 $10.88 $12.61
Yearly $20,276 $22,624 $26,234
    Peoria Area Hourly $10.28 $11.37 $13.32
Yearly $21,390 $23,648 $27,702
    Quincy-Macomb-Galesburg Area Hourly $9.41 $10.73 $13.98
Yearly $19,565 $22,327 $29,085
    Rock Island-Moline Area Hourly $9.98 $11.06 $12.78
Yearly $20,753 $22,995 $26,573
    Rockford Area Hourly $10.62 $11.82 $13.78
Yearly $22,089 $24,596 $28,662
    Shawnee National Forest Area Hourly $8.76 $9.10 $9.48
Yearly $18,227 $18,934 $19,724
    Springfield Area Hourly $9.84 $10.77 $11.76
Yearly $20,475 $22,400 $24,456
    St. Louis-Belleville Area Hourly $9.92 $10.78 $11.71
Yearly $20,633 $22,425 $24,363
    Vermilion County Hourly $10.38 $11.99 $16.05
Yearly $21,599 $24,948 $33,388
    Will County Hourly $9.93 $11.02 $13.04
Yearly $20,651 $22,921 $27,122
United States Hourly $10.20 $11.97 $14.32
Yearly $21,210 $24,890 $29,780
The minimum wage in Illinois is $8.25 per hour. For some occupations the reported wages are less than this amount. This is because the wage information was collected before the minimum wage was raised to its current rate.


    

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