The highest paychecks go to Registered Nurses, who earn approximately $25.34 per hour on average, closely trailed by Administrative Assistants ($11.95) and Certified Nurse Assistants ($11.37).
Years of Experience
Respondents who have been working for five to nine years make about $24.50 per hour on average. Overall, the greater share of Agape Senior folks have one to four years of experience and earn an average around $16.00 per hour.
Residents of Rock Hill, S.C. pick up paychecks that are higher than any other city — the median salary is $27.00 per hour; other top-paying cities include Walterboro, S.C. (around $26.00) and Columbia, S.C. (about $18.45).
Certifications and Degrees
Registered Nurses are compensated at a much higher rate than non-authorized workers, bringing in close to $25.68 per hour. Agape Senior workers who hold an Associate's Degree are also well compensated, earning approximately $25.00 on average.
Employees who count Long Term Care among their skills enjoy higher pay; the median for this group is $27.00 per hour. It's pretty common to find people here who know Geriatrics; just under a third consider it a key competency. Employees also tend to round out their skills sets with Home Health/Home Care, Medicine / Surgery, and Microsoft Excel.
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
A strong majority of workers report contributing to a 401(k). Agape Senior provides health insurance to the larger part of respondents, and the larger part of employees do receive dental coverage. Privileges also include life insurance.