Years of Experience
Those with one to four years of experience at the company can expect to make $16.53 per hour on average. Broken down by tenure, the largest share of Akron Childrens Hospital employees (32 percent) have five to nine years of experience and earn $14.09 per hour on average.
Cardiac Sonographers are awarded the highest paychecks, with compensation nearing about $31.00 per hour on average; Registered Nurses are next on the list, bringing in close to $24.49, followed by Licensed Practical Nurses earning around $16.87 and Patient Services Representatives making approximately $15.00. Akron Childrens Hospital hands out some of the smallest paychecks to Medical Assistants ($13.87 on average).
Certifications and Degrees
Being a Pediatric Advanced Life Support Specialist certainly has its perks — salaries approach about $28.00 per hour and far exceed the paychecks of those without certification. Those with a Bachelor of Science in Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN) at Akron Childrens Hospital come out on top, and their salaries approach approximately $25.61 per hour.
The highest-paying skill in this position seems to be Pediatrics; individuals who report it as part of the repertoire have a median income of $24.68 per hour. It's pretty common to find people here who know Customer Service; a little less than a fifth consider it a key competency. Employees also tend to know Scheduling, Electronic Medical Records, and Insurance.
Employees who participated in the survey skew strongly female, with a female-to-male ratio of more than 3 to 1.
Benefits and Perks
With an eye toward the future, Akron Childrens Hospital offers several choices in retirement planning such as a 401(k) plan and a 403(b) plan. Most survey participants report having health insurance, and a strong majority of employees report having dental coverage.