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Average Salary for Amedisys, Inc. Employees

Headquartered in Baton Rouge, Louisiana, Amedisys, Inc. offers a range of employment opportunities in the home health care services industry, from Business Office Manager to Director of Operations. Amedisys, Inc. employees typically bring home $53K annually. Amedisys, Inc. paychecks are largely negotiated based on how long you've been working, though your role at the company and geography are also considered. The information for this snapshot was generated by responses to the PayScale salary survey.

How This Employer Pays

Amedisys, Inc. typically pays:
below market

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Employer: Amedisys, Inc.
Average Salary Range by Job
Job (Number Reporting)
National Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
[-]Business Office Manager (4)
$27,501 - $55,385  
[-]Business Office Manager (4)
Salary$29,173 - $55,313  
Total Pay$27,501 - $55,385  
[+]Registered Nurse (RN) (4)
$42,506 - $82,088  
[+]Registered Nurse (RN) (4)
Total Pay$42,506 - $82,088  
[+]Hospice Registered Nurse (RN) (3)
$44,023 - $68,204  
[+]Hospice Registered Nurse (RN) (3)
Total Pay$44,023 - $68,204  
[+]Social Worker, Hospice (3)
$36,693 - $65,457  
[+]Social Worker, Hospice (3)
Total Pay$36,693 - $65,457  
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Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 6 Nov 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 53
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Amedisys, Inc. Details

Baton Rouge, Louisiana 70816

Home Health Care Services

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Years of Experience

Between the one and five year mark, pay is typically approximately $44K. By and large, the biggest segment of Amedisys, Inc.'s workforce (35 percent) have been working for five to nine years and take home around $44K per year.


Bringing in the most money are Directors of Operations — their earnings average $79K. Hospice Nurse Case Managers are a close second at $56K along with Licensed Practical Nurses ($38K) and Business Office Managers (about $37K). On the lower end are Hospice & Home Care Bereavement Coordinators at approximately $34K.


Median pay is highest in Parkersburg ($70K annually), followed by the company's headquarter city of Baton Rouge ($63K), Wichita ($55K), and Charleston (around $39K). Walterboro is near the bottom for pay at about $34K. Amedisys, Inc. workers in Kentucky earn the most — $79K per year on average.

Certifications and Degrees

Being an Advanced Cardiac Life Support Specialist certainly has its perks — salaries approach $85K and far exceed the paychecks of those without certification. Becoming a Basic Life Support Specialist can certainly pay off here; those folks make $70K. It pays to have a Master of Business Administration (MBA) at Amedisys, Inc. — these employees make the most at around $81K annually.


The highest paying skill to have in this role seems to be Operations Management; employees claiming this as part of the toolbox earn a median of about $115K. A common skill in Amedisys, Inc.'s work force is Hospice; around an eighth of survey participants report using it on the job. Many workers are also familiar with Home Health/Home Care, Hospice Care, and Geriatrics.


Women are more likely to work at Amedisys, Inc. than men, given the more than 3 to 1 female-to-male ratio.

Benefits and Perks

A solid majority of workers participate in the company's 401(k) retirement savings plan. Most workers report having health insurance, and a fair portion of workers report having dental coverage. Some other advantages of working at Amedisys, Inc. are tuition reimbursement, life insurance, a stock purchase plan, a company cell phone, and stock options.

Key Stats

84 %
16 %
$35,233 - $76,302
$61,906 - $98,121
1-4 years
5-9 years
10-19 years
20 years or more
Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 16 votes.

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