Years of Experience
Five to nine years of work experience seem to result in median wages of about $14.26 per hour. The greater proportion of employees (35 percent) report one to four years of experience and bring home median pay of $20.81 per hour.
Earning around $25.04 per hour on average, Radiation Therapists receive the most money, followed by Medical Technologists ($24.06), Registered Nurses ($23.24), and Emergency Room Registered Nurses (approximately $22.84). Financial compensation for Patient Care Technicians is rather low — on average only about $11.96 — relative to the rest of the company.
Certifications and Degrees
Neonatal Resuscitation Program Participants are compensated at a much higher rate than non-authorized workers, bringing in close to $28.00 per hour. The best paid folks at Barnes Jewish Hospital have a Bachelor's Degree, earning $23.49 per hour.
The highest-paying skill in this position seems to be Medicine / Surgery; individuals who report it as part of the repertoire have a median income of $24.48 per hour. A relatively widespread skill at Barnes Jewish Hospital is Acute Care; about a fourth of employees use it for work. Cardiology, Critical Care, and Intensive Care Unit were also reported by many survey participants.
Benefits and Perks
A lucky few (one in four workers) are fortunate enough to be compensated for both vacation and sick time. The firm looks out for its employees by sponsoring assorted retirement savings plans such as a 401(k) plan and a company pension plan. A large number of workers receive health insurance, and a fair number of workers get dental coverage. The list of perks also includes life insurance, tuition reimbursement, and flexible hours.