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Nursing Assistants

Wages & Outlook

 

Typical Wages

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Employment

Where do Nursing Assistants most often work?

 

Current Demand

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This career is currently in very high demand.

 

Future Demand

This career is high growth compared to other careers.

There will be a need for about 39,285 new Nursing Assistants to meet market demand between 2016-2026. This includes the demand due to replacement (workers leaving the occupation or retiring) as well as growth.

 

Employment Outlook for Nursing Assistants
Area Employment Employment Change
2018 2028 Number Percent
U S 1,513,200 1,648,600 135,400 8.9%
Minnesota 2016 2026 Number Percent
Statewide 32,655 34,546 1,891 5.8%
Central Minnesota 3,186 3,277 91 2.9%
Northeast Minnesota 2,560 2,726 166 6.5%
Northwest Minnesota 4,437 4,804 367 8.3%
Southeast Minnesota 3,851 3,945 94 2.4%
Southwest Minnesota 3,332 3,289 -43 -1.3%
Seven County Mpls-St Paul, MN 15,436 16,470 1,034 6.7%


Source: You can learn about our data sources in the About Us section.