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Are there anyother moms who are CNA'S

I am a CNA and was wondering who elese was how much do you like your job.I do like my job but I am very under paid in Illinois you are lucky to make 10.00 an hour.I fill like we should get paid soooo much more for the job we do

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Anonymous

Asked by Anonymous at 10:28 PM on Jun. 14, 2009 in Just for Fun

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  • where i am from i get 13.85 an hr and when i pass out meds its 21.85 an hr
    Anonymous

    Answer by Anonymous at 10:32 PM on Jun. 14, 2009

  • i was a CNA from age 16 to 22 then i quit i didnt enjoy my work anymore and not enough $$im finishing up school for massage therapy starting at $20 per hr workin for someone else and i get $ 80 per hr when i have my own clients i LOVE it!!
    mjbeyor

    Answer by mjbeyor at 10:48 PM on Jun. 14, 2009

  • I used to be registered in Montana, we got a little over mininum wage. Only the RN was allowed to pass meds.
    It was a small place, only 80 beds, and 2 were capable of taking care of themselves. If we were lucky..we'd have 3 on a shift.
    daisy521

    Answer by daisy521 at 10:53 PM on Jun. 14, 2009

  • I used to make $7.70 w/out benefits about 10 yrs ago, it was back breaking,stinky work and people treated me like a slave, literally. I am a RN now and the only thing that is better is the pay and benefits. You deserve a TON more.
    Anonymous

    Answer by Anonymous at 11:02 PM on Jun. 14, 2009

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