The highest paychecks go to Registered Nurses, who earn an average $24.49 per hour, closely trailed by Neonatal Intensive Care Unit Registered Nurses (around $23.80), Patient Services Representatives (about $15.00), and Medical Secretaries ($13.32).
Years of Experience
Workers who have been with the company for more than one year but less than five can make approximately $17.31 per hour on average. The largest fraction of Akron Childrens Hospital people (36 percent) have been working for five to nine years and earn $14.19 per hour on average.
Certifications and Degrees
Being a Registered Diagnostic Cardiac Sonographer certainly has its perks — salaries approach $25.15 per hour and far exceed the paychecks of those without certification. The highest-paying degree here is a Bachelor of Science in Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN); Akron Childrens Hospital awards around $24.83 to these degree-holders.
In this role, the best-paying skill appears to be Pediatrics; individuals who claim it among their capabilities enjoy a higher median salary of about $24.35 per hour. Customer Service is a popular skill among Akron Childrens Hospital workers, with slightly less than a fifth of those surveyed reporting using it on the job. Other top skills include Insurance, Microsoft Office, and Typing.
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
31 percent have paid vacation, and only about 19 percent can take paid time off for illness. Akron Childrens Hospital helps its workers sock away funds for retirement, offering plans such as a 401(k) plan and a 403(b) plan. A fair number of workers receive health insurance, and the larger part of workers get dental coverage. Employees can also look forward to tuition reimbursement, 401(a), and life insurance.