Approximately half of Certified Nursing Assistants earn between 26,000 and 31,000 dolars per year. Of cource salary depends on many factors: experience, completed courses etc.
You must now, tkat Nursing Assistant has very hard work with many exhausting tasks. Nursing Assistant helps resting, bathing and other daily activities. Furthermore he should prepare reports of patient. Nursing Assistant often apply drugs to patients, but she/he must do it in agreement with the doctor.
There are differents requirements depending on the state. Some states require diploma of high school. Nursing assistant course is about 90 hours of training (how communicate with patients, how prepare healthy diets etc.).