The highest average salaries go to Registered Nurses, who bring in close to around $29.89 per hour, though Licensed Practical Nurses are not far behind at $18.39 along with Certified Medical Assistants earning $16.48.
Years of Experience
Respondents who have been working for five to nine years make $18.11 per hour on average. The largest fraction of Armor Correctional Health Services, Inc. people (30 percent) have been working for one to four years and earn approximately $17.00 per hour on average.
Residents of West Palm Beach, Fla. pick up paychecks that are higher than any other city — the median salary is about $25.75 per hour; other top-paying cities include Tulsa, Okla. ($18.25) and Fort Lauderdale, Fla. ($17.30). The highest pay by state can be found in Virginia, where pay average out at about $25.50 per hour.
Certifications and Degrees
Being a Registered Nurse certainly has its perks — salaries approach around $26.00 per hour and far exceed the paychecks of those without certification. Armor Correctional Health Services, Inc. workers who hold an Associate's Degree are also well compensated, earning approximately $31.00 on average.
Employees who count Medicine / Surgery among their skills enjoy higher pay; the median for this group is $24.75 per hour. A common skill in Armor Correctional Health Services, Inc.'s work force is Acute Care; just over two-fifths of survey participants report using it on the job. Many workers usually know Geriatrics, Psychiatric, and Medical Records as well.
Women make up the majority of employees who completed the questionnaire for a female-to-male ratio of more than 3 to 1.
Benefits and Perks
To plan for old age, a strong majority of employees maintain savings accounts through the company's 401(k) plan. The larger part of respondents have health insurance, and benefits for close to one-half also include dental insurance. A few more workplace perks are tuition reimbursement and life insurance.