Across its U.S. offices, the state of Louisiana pays Acadia Hospital the most — $56K annually on average.
Years of Experience
For those with one to four years of experience, median paychecks reach about $53K per year. Five to nine years of work experience seem to result in median wages of $62K annually. The largest slice of the Acadia Hospital workforce (29 percent) has been working for 10-19 years and earns, on average, approximately $60K per year.
Bringing in the most money are Social Workers — their earnings average around $53K annually. Licensed Clinical Social Workers are a close second at $46K per year.
Certifications and Degrees
Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation Specialists have significantly higher pay than non-accredited workers at around $94K annually. Earning a Credentialed Alcoholism and Substance Abuse Counselor certification garners significant financial rewards of about $53K per year on average. The highest-paying degree here is a B.A. in Bachelor of Arts (BA); Acadia Hospital awards $116K to these degree-holders.
The best-paying skill to have in this role appears to be Psychiatry; employees who claim this ability report median compensation of $116K annually. A garden variety skill at Acadia Hospital is Case Management; roughly a fourth of Acadia Hospital's people use it regularly. Many workers are also familiar with Counseling, Group Therapy, and Medicine / Surgery.
Women make up the majority of employees who completed the questionnaire for a female-to-male ratio of more than 3 to 1.
Benefits and Perks
Those seeking to set aside retirement funds can rely on several savings options such as a 403(b) plan and a 401(k) plan. A fair number of survey participants have health insurance, and benefits for a majority of employees also include dental insurance. Acadia Hospital employees also enjoy perks such as tuition reimbursement, life insurance, malpractice / liability insurance, and gym membership.