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How much does a nursing assistant cost in Lake Forest, CA?


As of July 2024, the average starting rate for a nursing assistant in Lake Forest, CA is $26.33 per hour. The weekly cost for a nursing assistant working a 40-hour week in Lake Forest, CA is $1,053 while the monthly cost is approximately $3,423 for 130 hours of work.

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Data is based on rates reported by service providers listed on Last updated in July 2024.

Here's a comparison of nursing assistant costs in Lake Forest, CA to both state and national rates

The cost of hiring a nursing assistant in Lake Forest, CA is approximately 13% higher than California average starting rate of $23.40 per hour and 31% higher than the national average of $20.11.


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These are the most affordable cities for nursing assistants near Lake Forest, CA

In some cases, nearby cities may offer more affordable nursing assistant services. When evaluating nursing assistant pay rates in Lake Forest, CA and its surrounding areas, it is essential to follow the minimum wage regulations and understand the proper way to pay legally. There are multiple benefits of paying legally that should be considered, such as tax deductions and fostering a professional employment relationship.


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These are the most expensive cities for nursing assistants near Lake Forest, CA

There are several factors that can contribute to higher pay rates for nursing assistants in cities near Lake Forest, CA. Factors such as a higher cost of living, increased demand for nursing assistant services, and a more competitive job market can drive up the average rates. As a result, it's crucial to consider these local factors when comparing nursing assistant rates near Lake Forest, CA.


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