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$28,921

Average Base Salary

$14/hr

Average Hourly Rate

$257

Average Bonus
The average certified medication aide (cma) salary in Arkansas, United States is $28,921 or an hourly rate of $14. This is 13% lower (-$4,357) than the average certified medication aide (cma) salary in the United States. In addition, they earn an average bonus of $257.
Salary by Experience

$24,156

Entry Level Salary

$34,012

Senior Level Salary
An entry level certified medication aide (cma) (1-3 years of experience) earns an average salary of $24,156. On the other end, a senior level certified medication aide (cma) (8+ years of experience) earns an average salary of $34,012.
Job Description
Provide basic patient care under direction of nursing staff. Perform duties such as feed, bathe, dress, groom, or move patients, or change linens. May transfer or transport patients. Includes nursing care attendants, nursing aides, and nursing attendants. Excludes “Home Health Aides” (31-1011), “Orderlies” (31-1015), “Personal Care Aides” (39-9021), and “Psychiatric Aides” (31-1013).
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