Earning about $45.55 per hour on average, Nursing Managers receive the most money, followed by Intensive Care Unit Nurses (approximately $27.00), Registered Nurses ($25.32), and Operating Room Registered Nurses (around $23.98). Patient Care Assistants make an average $12.84, close to the bottom of the company pay scale.
Years of Experience
Respondents who have been working for five to nine years make $22.49 per hour on average. Overall, the greater share of Baptist Memorial Hospital folks have one to four years of experience and earn an average approximately $13.15 per hour.
When it comes to location, the highest average paycheck ($22.07 per hour) can be spotted in the company's headquarter city of Memphis, Tenn.; Jonesboro, Ark. (around $19.38), Southaven, Miss. ($15.00), and Oxford, Miss. (about $13.55) are the next top-paying cities. On the lower end is Columbus, Miss. at $11.67. Pay rates in the United States are highest in the state of Tennessee, where they average to about $21.82 per hour.
Certifications and Degrees
Advanced Cardiac Life Support Specialists are compensated at a much higher rate than non-authorized workers, bringing in close to around $33.00 per hour. Baptist Memorial Hospital compensates Bachelor's Degree-holders the most at $22.60 per hour.
When it comes to skills, employees who report Critical Care among their abilities seem to make the most, reporting a median income of $30.00 per hour. A relatively widespread skill at Baptist Memorial Hospital is Acute Care; just under one-fifth of employees use it for work. Other top skills include Customer Service, Medicine / Surgery, and Telemetry.
Benefits and Perks
The company pays out both vacation time and sick leave for only 29 percent. Baptist Memorial Hospital helps its workers sock away funds for retirement, offering plans such as a 403(b) plan and a 401(k) plan. For most respondents, benefits include health insurance, and the larger part of workers get dental coverage, too. Baptist Memorial Hospital employees also enjoy perks such as life insurance, tuition reimbursement, and gym membership.