Years of Experience
Survey participants who have worked at Baptist Memorial Hospital for between five and 10 years earn $25.45 per hour on average. The largest fraction of Baptist Memorial Hospital people (56 percent) have been working for one to four years and earn around $12.54 per hour on average.
Intensive Care Unit Nurses rake in the most money, with average earnings of approximately $27.00 per hour; Operating Room Registered Nurses come in second with average earnings amounting to $24.69, while Registered Nurses and Emergency Room Registered Nurses rank near the top as well (about $23.10 and $21.55, respectively). Baptist Memorial Hospital hands out some of the smallest paychecks to Patient Care Assistants ($10.36 on average).
When it comes to location, the highest average paycheck ($27.14 per hour) can be spotted in New Albany, Miss.; Huntingdon, Tenn. (approximately $21.59), Columbus, Miss. ($21.00), and Oxford, Miss. (around $20.23) are the next top-paying cities. Southaven, Miss. is near the bottom for pay at about $15.39. Across Baptist Memorial Hospital's U.S. offices, employees in the state of Tennessee earn the most, taking home around $20.39 per hour.
Certifications and Degrees
Salaries approach $24.90 per hour for Registered Nurses; non-accredited workers make much less. Regarding pay and education, Baptist Memorial Hospital pays those with a Master of Occupational Therapy (MOT) the most — about $36.32.
In this position, it pays to have Rehabilitation in your toolkit; employees who claim proficiency enjoy a higher median salary of $29.60 per hour. Acute Care is regularly seen around here; one-fifth of those surveyed report it as a core competency. Customer Service, Critical Care, and Phlebotomy are also desirable skills.
Benefits and Perks
Employees can save for retirement by joining one of several savings plans such as a 401(k) plan and a 403(b) plan. Health insurance comes as part of the deal for a large number of employees, and a solid majority of respondents report receiving dental coverage as well. Advantages of working here also include tuition reimbursement.