Average Salary for Amedisys, Inc. Employees

Headquartered in Baton Rouge, La., Amedisys, Inc. offers a range of employment opportunities in the home health care services, from Director of Operations to Business Office Manager. Compensation for Amedisys, Inc. employees is around $54K annually on average. How long you've been working plays the largest role in compensation at Amedisys, Inc., but what you do at the company and your city affect income (to a lesser degree) as well. This overview is based on answers to PayScale's salary questionnaire.

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Baton Rouge, Louisiana 70816

Home Health Care Services

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Years of Experience

For those with one to four years of experience, median paychecks reach $49K per year. The largest slice of the Amedisys, Inc. workforce (35 percent) has been working for five to nine years and earns, on average, approximately $45K annually.


Earning about $77K per year on average, Directors of Operations receive the most money, followed by Clinical Nurse Managers ($70K), Hospice Social Workers ($49K), and Registered Nurses (around $46K). Near the bottom at Amedisys, Inc. are Licensed Practical Nurses, pulling in an average of just approximately $39K.


When it comes to location, the highest average paycheck (around $67K annually) can be spotted in the company's headquarter city of Baton Rouge, La.; Birmingham, Ala. ($64K), Raleigh, N.C. ($63K), and Wichita, Kan. (about $55K) are the next top-paying cities. Walterboro, S.C. ranks low on the pay scale — at $34K, it is one of the lowest-paid cities. Within the company, workers earn the highest salaries (an average of approximately $83K per year) in Massachusetts.

Certifications and Degrees

Salaries approach $70K annually for Advanced Cardiac Life Support Specialists; non-accredited workers make much less. On average, salaries rise to $63K per year for accredited Registered Nurses. The best paid folks at Amedisys, Inc. have a Master of Business Administration (MBA), earning $81K annually.


When it comes to skills, employees who report Operations Management among their abilities seem to make the most, reporting a median income of about $84K per year. Home Health/Home Care is regularly seen around here; close to a fourth of those surveyed report it as a core competency. Key skills also include Geriatrics, Bereavement Counseling, and Hospice.


The number of female employees who completed the survey outweighs the number of men; the female-to-male ratio is more than 3 to 1.

Benefits and Perks

A large number of workers report contributing to a 401(k). Perks cover health insurance for a fair number of workers and dental coverage for a majority of workers. Employees can also look forward to tuition reimbursement, life insurance, a stock purchase plan, a casual working environment, and a company cell phone.

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Key Stats for Amedisys, Inc.


85 %
15 %
$37,740 - $83,839
$39,000 - $96,985

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 20 votes.

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