Bringing in the most money are Intensive Care Unit Nurses — their earnings average $28.00 per hour. Registered Nurses are a close second at $26.09 along with Network Technicians (around $19.63) and Administrative Support Assistants (about $13.25). Earning only $11.47 on average, Patient Care Assistants make less than most people in the company.
Years of Experience
Five to nine years of work experience seem to result in median wages of approximately $19.83 per hour. The largest fraction of Albany Medical Center Hospital people (51 percent) have been working for one to four years and earn $19.97 per hour on average.
Certifications and Degrees
Monetary compensation comes to approximately $31.18 per hour for Advanced Cardiac Life Support Specialists, far surpassing the earnings of non-credentialed workers. It pays to have a Bachelor of Science in Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN) at Albany Medical Center Hospital — these employees make the most at $25.67 per hour.
Employees who count Intensive Care Unit among their skills enjoy higher pay; the median for this group is $30.41 per hour. Acute Care is a popular skill among Albany Medical Center Hospital workers, with one in four of those surveyed reporting using it on the job. Other top skills include Medicine / Surgery, Critical Care, and Customer Service.
Benefits and Perks
Albany Medical Center Hospital workers get plenty of help saving for their golden years, with retirement savings options such as a 403(b) plan, a company pension plan, and a 401(k) plan. Health insurance is part of the package for a fair number of survey participants, and for the larger part of survey participants, dental coverage is too. Perks also include tuition reimbursement, gym membership, and life insurance.