Average Salary for Amedisys, Inc. Employees

Based in Baton Rouge, La.,home health care services industry player Amedisys, Inc. offers many employment opportunities, including Business Office Manager and Director of Operations positions. A typical Amedisys, Inc. employee can expect to make $54K annually. How long you've been working influences pay for Amedisys, Inc. workers the most, followed by your role at the company and geography. This report is based on answers to PayScale's salary questionnaire.

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Employer: Amedisys, Inc.
Average Salary Range by Job
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[-]Director of Operations (4)
$43,836 - $173,172  
[-]Director of Operations (4)
Salary$46,257 - $138,034  
Bonus$1,442 - $29,137  
Total Pay$43,836 - $173,172  
[+]Registered Nurse (RN) (4)
$42,488 - $81,576  
[+]Registered Nurse (RN) (4)
Total Pay$42,488 - $81,576  
[+]Business Office Manager (4)
$27,461 - $54,084  
[+]Business Office Manager (4)
Salary$29,016 - $54,056  
Total Pay$27,461 - $54,084  
[+]Social Worker, Hospice (3)
$35,263 - $65,855  
[+]Social Worker, Hospice (3)
Total Pay$35,263 - $65,855  
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Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 2 Dec 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 56
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About This Company

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 $39K. A typical employee has five to nine years of experience and earns $42K per year.


The highest paychecks go to Directors of Operations, who earn about $79K, closely trailed by Licensed Practical Nurses ($38K), Business Office Managers (around $37K), and Hospice & Home Care Bereavement Coordinators (approximately $34K).


Median pay is highest in the company's headquarter city of Baton Rouge ($63K annually), followed by Wichita (about $55K), Charleston ($39K), and Titusville (approximately $35K). On the lower end is Walterboro at around $34K. By state, Kentucky offers the highest pay at $79K per year.

Certifications and Degrees

Those lacking certification bring in much lower salaries than Advanced Cardiac Life Support Specialists, who make around $70K. Becoming a Basic Life Support Specialist can certainly pay off here; those folks make $63K. The best paid folks at Amedisys, Inc. have a Master of Business Administration (MBA), earning about $81K annually.


The best-paying skill to have in this role appears to be Geriatrics; employees who claim this ability report median compensation of approximately $93K. Folks here also tend to know Operations Management; on the survey, close to one-eighth of workers named it in their skills portfolios. Key skills also include Home Health/Home Care, Hospice, and Home Care.


Employees skew strongly female, with a female-to-male ratio of more than 3 to 1.

Benefits and Perks

For employees looking to save up for their golden years, Amedisys, Inc. provides an optional 401(k) plan, and a solid majority of workers participate. Health insurance is part of the package for most workers, and for a fair portion of workers, dental coverage is too. A few more workplace perks are tuition reimbursement, life insurance, a stock purchase plan, a casual working environment, and a company cell phone.

Key Stats for Amedisys, Inc.


84 %
16 %
$35,233 - $76,302
$61,906 - $98,121
1-4 years
5-9 years
10-19 years
20 years or more

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 16 votes.

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