Years of Experience
Average pay is $18.33 per hour for those with five to nine years of experience. The largest slice of the Armor Correctional Health Services, Inc. workforce (29 percent) has been working for one to four years and earns, on average, around $17.00 per hour.
Nearing the top of the pay scale are Registered Nurses, Licensed Practical Nurses, and Certified Medical Assistants; while the first receives the highest median pay at about $28.50 per hour, the other salaries come in at approximately $18.39 and $16.48, respectively.
Residents of West Palm Beach, Fla. pick up paychecks that are higher than any other city — the median salary is $24.50 per hour; other top-paying cities include Tulsa, Okla. (about $18.25) and Fort Lauderdale, Fla. ($17.30). Pay rates in the United States are highest in the state of Virginia, where they average to approximately $25.50 per hour.
Certifications and Degrees
Salaries approach $24.69 per hour for Registered Nurses; non-accredited workers make much less. Armor Correctional Health Services, Inc. provides the highest financial reward to those with an Associate's Degree — these employees rake in around $31.00 per hour.
Employees who count Medicine / Surgery among their skills enjoy higher pay; the median for this group is $24.75 per hour. One of the more prevalent skills at Armor Correctional Health Services, Inc. is Acute Care, with about two in five considering it a key competency. Geriatrics, Psychiatric, and Medical Records are also desirable skills.
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 majority of employees report contributing to a 401(k). Perks cover health insurance for a majority of workers and dental coverage for approximately half. The list of perks also includes tuition reimbursement and life insurance.