In honor of the 39th annual National Nursing Assistants Week, June 9-16, we look at some numerical facts on certified nursing assistants.
Projected percentage of growth rate in CAN employment to 2024 (the average growth rate for all occupations is only 7 percent).
Number of CNAs working in specialty hospitals, which include private, state and local government hospitals.
Annual U.S. mean wage for CNAs.
Annual mean wage of CNAs employed in Wisconsin.
Number of CNAs employed in Wisconsin.
Number of CNAs who work in home health care services.
Number of CNAs working in retirement communities or assisted living facilities for the elderly.
Number of CNAs working in general medical and surgical hospitals.
Number of CNAs working in nursing care facilities.
Source: Bureau of Labor Statistics (2015 numbers)