Years of Experience
Five to nine years of work experience seem to result in median wages of around $27.49 per hour. Broken down by tenure, the largest share of Albany Medical Center Hospital employees (47 percent) have one to four years of experience and earn $16.50 per hour on average.
Registered Nurses are awarded the highest paychecks, with compensation nearing about $26.67 per hour on average; Neonatal Intensive Care Unit Registered Nurses are next on the list, bringing in close to $26.38, followed by Network Technicians earning approximately $19.63 and Administrative Support Assistants making $13.46. Albany Medical Center Hospital hands out some of the smallest paychecks to Administrative Assistants (around $13.21 on average).
Certifications and Degrees
Those lacking certification bring in much lower salaries than Pediatric Advanced Life Support Specialists, who make $29.40 per hour. Those with a Bachelor of Science in Bachelor in Science Nursing at Albany Medical Center Hospital come out on top, and their salaries approach $28.00 per hour.
In this position, it pays to have Emergency Room in your toolkit; employees who claim proficiency enjoy a higher median salary of $32.18 per hour. Folks here also tend to know Medicine / Surgery; on the survey, slightly less than one-fifth of workers named it in their skills portfolios. Acute Care, Critical Care, and Microsoft Office round out the set of key employee skills.
Benefits and Perks
30 percent receive paid vacation, and only an eighth of survey participants get sick leave. Workers who save for retirement get lots of help because the company offers a number of savings programs including a 403(b) plan, a 401(k) plan, and a company pension plan. Perks cover health insurance for most respondents and dental coverage for a solid majority of respondents. Advantages of working here also include tuition reimbursement and flexible hours.