Average Hourly Rate for Baptist Memorial Hospital Employees

Headquartered in Memphis, Tenn., Baptist Memorial Hospital offers a range of employment opportunities in healthcare, from Registered Nurse to Surgical Technologist. Baptist Memorial Hospital offers employees an average of $20.60 per hour, and overtime earnings push that number up to $36.55. Though where you live and your experience level are influential salary factors for those at Baptist Memorial Hospital, what you do at the company turns out to have the greatest impact on paycheck size. This synopsis is derived from responses to the PayScale's salary survey.

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How This Employer Pays

Baptist Memorial Hospital typically pays:
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Employer: Baptist Memorial Hospital
Hourly Rate Range by Job
Job (Number Reporting)
National Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
[-]Registered Nurse (RN) (6)
$19.27 - $36.94  
[-]Registered Nurse (RN) (6)
Hourly Rate$19.27 - $36.94  
[+]Surgical Technologist (3)
$11.30 - $21.34  
[+]Surgical Technologist (3)
Hourly Rate$11.30 - $21.34  
[+]Registered Nurse (RN), Operating Room (2)
$20.94 - $38.51  
[+]Registered Nurse (RN), Operating Room (2)
Hourly Rate$20.94 - $38.51  
[+]Nursing Manager (2)
$34.23 - $57.38  
[+]Nursing Manager (2)
Hourly Rate$34.23 - $57.38  
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Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 21 Nov 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 54
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About This Company

Memphis, Tennessee 


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Bringing in the most money are Nursing Managers — their earnings average approximately $45.55. Operating Room Registered Nurses are a close second at around $29.00 along with Registered Nurses (about $25.14) and Surgical Technologists ($13.58).


When it comes to location, the highest average paycheck ($28.69 per hour) can be spotted in Jonesboro; the company's headquarter city of Memphis ($22.89), Oxford (about $20.97), and Southaven ($15.00) are the next top-paying cities. At $11.74, Columbus is home to some of the lowest pay in the country. Across its U.S. offices, the state of Texas pays Baptist Memorial Hospital the most — around $33.77 per hour on average.

Years of Experience

Survey participants who have worked at Baptist Memorial Hospital for between five and ten years earn $21.00 on average. Broken down by tenure, the largest share of Baptist Memorial Hospital employees (39 percent) have one to four years of experience and typically earn approximately $13.30 per hour.

Certifications and Degrees

Advanced Cardiac Life Support Specialists have significantly higher pay than non-accredited workers at about $40.50. Becoming a Registered Nurse can certainly pay off here; those folks make $24.49. At Baptist Memorial Hospital, employees who hold an Associate's Degree receive the highest pay at $23.00.


In this position, it pays to have Telemetry in your toolkit; employees who claim proficiency enjoy a higher median salary of $25.00. A garden variety skill at Baptist Memorial Hospital is Acute Care; approximately one in six of Baptist Memorial Hospital's people use it regularly. Key skills also include Medicine / Surgery, Customer Service, and General Surgery.

Benefits and Perks

Just 38 percent receive paid time off. Workers wishing to put aside retirement money are in luck; Baptist Memorial Hospital sponsors various plans such as a 401(k) plan and a 403(b) plan. Health insurance is part of the package for nearly all workers, and for a fair portion of workers, dental coverage is too. The company also dishes out perks such as life insurance, tuition reimbursement, and gym membership.

Key Stats for Baptist Memorial Hospital


69 %
31 %
Hourly Rate
$10 - $26
Hourly Rate
$20 - $32
Less than 1 year
1-4 years
5-9 years
10-19 years
20 years or more

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 13 votes.

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