Certified Nursing Assisting CNA Florida

If a career as a CNA strongly appeals to you then you will be happy to know that the demand for Nursing Assistants has been steadily on the increase. It is projected by the Bureau for Labor Studies (BLS) that demand for Nursing Assistants will grow by a further 13.5% over the coming years equating to an additional 220,000 jobs between 2016 and 2024.

To qualify and work as a Certified Nursing Assistant in Florida it is a requirement that you have graduated from an accredited CNA Program.

CNA Classes Florida

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Nursing Assistant Certification in Florida

Once you have graduated from an accredited program you will still need to pass a State specific exam to become fully certified. Certification in Florida is managed by the Florida Department of Health Division of Medical Quality Assurance. You can contact them directly using the contact details below:

Address: 4052 Bald Cypress Way Tallahassee, FL 32399
Phone: (850) 245-4125
Website: http://doh.state.fl.us/mqa/

CNA Salary in Florida

Key Figures For Certified Nursing Assistant in Florida

In 2015 there where 88,110 persons employed as Nursing Assistants in Florida with and average salary of $24,510. This represents an hourly wage of $11.78 and is 8.6% below the national average. CNA’s in Alaska earn the most in the USA with an average salary of $37,300.

The table below illustrates key Nursing Assistant salary and employment data for the main cities and metropolitan areas in Florida;

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Related Healthcare Careers

The table below compares key data for Nursing Assistants with other entry level healthcare and healthcare assisting roles in Florida;



Florida ; Spanish for "land of flowers") is the southernmost contiguous state in the United States.
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Population: 21,299,325