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Is being a CNA a good job?

im interested in being a nurse's aid just for awhile to save up money for a car and college. But kinda nervous because im not sure if i could do it? is it a good job to save money ?

Asked By: chloe01 - 12/10/2008
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I've been a CNA for five years and love my job. You don't get paid too much starting out but depending where you work there's all these incentives. Say your base rate is 12 dollars an hour. And you work 3-11 or 11-7 you get an extra dollar an hour, the weekends are an extra 2 dollars an hour, if you pick up a shift it'... More
Answered By: Allie - 12/10/2008
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Sure you can do it. Pursue it.
Answered By: Tom - 12/10/2008
 
yeah go for it
Answered By: Coco M - 12/10/2008
 
no, most jobs for CNA's are in nursing homes and they do not pay very well. and it is hard work.
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Answered By: Brown Sugar - 12/10/2008
 
In most states, you have to attend a 6 week long class and pay $600 to go there... More
Answered By: Castro - 12/10/2008
 
it is a good job to save money. go into work after u are certified at a hospital. i saw that working in nursing homes are way more stressful. it is very respectful and i love seeing the patients be grateful as well.
Answered By: Tinker Bell - 12/10/2008
 
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