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Average Hourly Rate for Baptist Memorial Hospital Employees

Baptist Memorial Hospital, headquartered in Memphis, Tennessee, is sure to expand as the booming healthcare industry in America continues to grow, with available jobs ranging from Registered Nurse to Surgical Technologist. People employed by Baptist Memorial Hospital tend to make around $21.01 per hour and $36.55 for overtime hours. Your job title influences pay for Baptist Memorial Hospital workers the most, followed by your city and your experience level. This overview is based on answers to PayScale's salary questionnaire.

How This Employer Pays

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Employer: Baptist Memorial Hospital
Hourly Rate Range by Job
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[-]Registered Nurse (RN) (7)
$19.49 - $37.17  
[-]Registered Nurse (RN) (7)
Hourly Rate$19.49 - $37.17  
[+]Surgical Technologist (3)
$11.24 - $21.40  
[+]Surgical Technologist (3)
Hourly Rate$11.24 - $21.40  
[+]Registered Nurse (RN), Operating Room (2)
$21.08 - $38.84  
[+]Registered Nurse (RN), Operating Room (2)
Hourly Rate$21.08 - $38.84  
[+]Nursing Manager (2)
$34.14 - $55.80  
[+]Nursing Manager (2)
Hourly Rate$34.14 - $55.80  
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Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 30 Oct 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 53
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Baptist Memorial Hospital Details

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The highest average salaries go to Nursing Managers, who bring in close to around $45.55, though Operating Room Registered Nurses are not far behind at $29.00 along with Registered Nurses (about $25.14) and Emergency Room Registered Nurses ($23.91). Earning only approximately $13.58, Surgical Technologists make less than most people in the company.


When it comes to location, the highest average paycheck ($25.75 per hour) can be spotted in Jonesboro; the company's headquarter city of Memphis ($22.89), Oxford (approximately $20.97), and Southaven (around $15.00) are the next top-paying cities. Columbus is near the bottom for pay at $11.74. By state, Texas offers the highest pay at $33.77 per hour.

Years of Experience

Between the five- and ten-year marks, the average employee earns about $22.77. Overall, the greater share of Baptist Memorial Hospital folks have one to four years of experience and earn approximately $13.30 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 $38.00. Salaries typically rise to about $31.88 per hour for accredited Pediatric Advanced Life Support Specialists. Employees who have a Bachelor of Science in Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN) make the most here, hauling in $34.38 per hour.


The best paying skill to have in this role appears to be Telemetry; employees who claim this ability report median compensation of $25.00. Medicine / Surgery is a popular skill in the Baptist Memorial Hospital workforce; nearly one-sixth of those surveyed report putting it to use in their jobs. Many workers usually know Customer Service, Acute Care, and Obstetrics/Gynecology as well.

Benefits and Perks

Just two in five workers receive paid time off. Employees looking to save up for old age can choose from several options including a 401(k) plan and a 403(b) plan. Perks cover health insurance for almost all workers and dental coverage for a fair portion of workers. Additional benefits of working here are life insurance, tuition reimbursement, and gym membership.

Key Stats

69 %
31 %
Hourly Rate
$10 - $26
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$20 - $32
Less than 1 year
1-4 years
5-9 years
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Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 15 votes.

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