Connecticut CNA Job Growth
CNAs are in very high demand in Connecticut. Many nurse aides from New York and surrounding states travel to Connecticut to work for several weeks at a time. Nursing companies actively recruit these CNAs and pay them very well. It is possible to hold an active certification in several states and work in each. This is a common practice for CNAs in New York State.
Connecticut CNA Salary
The salary for CNAs that reside in Connecticut ranges from $25,000 a year for inexperienced CNAs to $31,000 for highly experienced CNAs. Aides that travel from another state to work for a few weeks a month have the potential to earn even more.
The state of Connecticut employs roughly 23,700 nursing aides which makes it ranked 22nd in the
United States among the 50 states and DC. Connecticut employs roughly 2% of the country's nursing assistants.
The average annual income of CNA jobs in Connecticut is $30,590 which ranks certified nursing assistants in Connecticut as the
5th highest paid nursing assistants in the country.
Connecticut CNA Annual Wage
Connecticut CNA Hourly Wage
Source: Bureau of Labor Statistics (May 2010)
Connecticut CNA Jobs by City
Connecticut CNA jobs are listed by city below. Choose a city to view all certified nursing assistant jobs in that area.