Years of Experience
Five to nine years of work experience seem to result in median wages of around $29.25 per hour. The greater proportion of employees (42 percent) report one to four years of experience and bring home median pay of $16.50 per hour.
Bringing in the most money are Registered Nurses — their earnings average $27.03 per hour. Neonatal Intensive Care Unit Registered Nurses are a close second at $26.38 along with Network Technicians (about $19.63) and Administrative Assistants (approximately $13.93). With salaries averaging around $13.46, Administrative Support Assistants are among the lowest paid at Albany Medical Center Hospital.
Certifications and Degrees
Pediatric Advanced Life Support Specialists are compensated at a much higher rate than non-authorized workers, bringing in close to $29.40 per hour. Employees who have a Bachelor's Degree make the most here, hauling in approximately $25.00 per hour.
Employees who count Emergency Room among their skills enjoy higher pay; the median for this group is about $32.18 per hour. It's pretty common to find people here who know Medicine / Surgery; just under one in five consider it a key competency. Some other standard skills here are Acute Care, Critical Care, and Pediatrics.
Benefits and Perks
Albany Medical Center Hospital lets only one in three survey participants take paid vacation and only one in seven workers take sick leave. It's easy to build up retirement reserves here with programs such as a 403(b) plan, a 401(k) plan, and a company pension plan. At Albany Medical Center Hospital, a solid majority of workers have health insurance, and a fair number of workers have dental coverage. Albany Medical Center Hospital also dishes out privileges such as tuition reimbursement and flexible hours.