Registered Nurses rake in the most money, with average earnings of $30.88 per hour; Emergency Room Registered Nurses come in second with average earnings amounting to approximately $29.12, while Operating Room Registered Nurses and Medical Records Coders rank near the top as well (about $29.00 and around $23.17, respectively). Earning only $14.75 on average, Office Coordinators make less than most people in the company.
Years of Experience
Five to nine years of work experience seem to result in median wages of $23.15 per hour. When we consider tenure, a substantial portion of employees (48 percent) have been working for one to four years and make $18.67 per hour on average.
When it comes to location, the highest average paycheck (approximately $26.00 per hour) can be spotted in Garland, Texas; Plano, Texas (around $25.00), Fort Worth, Texas ($25.00), and Dallas, Texas ($20.48) are the next top-paying cities. Waxahachie, Texas is one of the lowest-paid cities, with earnings averaging about $17.50.
Certifications and Degrees
Certified Critical Care Registered Nurses are compensated at a much higher rate than non-authorized workers, bringing in close to around $32.50 per hour. The best paid folks at Baylor Health Care Systems have a Doctor of Pharmacy, earning $50.46 per hour.
In this role, the best-paying skill appears to be Intensive Care Unit; individuals who claim it among their capabilities enjoy a higher median salary of $35.00 per hour. Acute Care is a popular skill in the Baylor Health Care Systems workforce; approximately one in ten of those surveyed report putting it to use in their jobs. Some other standard skills here are Orthopedics, Medical Coding, and Customer Service.
Benefits and Perks
19 percent receive paid vacation, and only one in ten employees get sick leave. For employees looking to save up for their golden years, Baylor Health Care Systems provides an optional 401(k) plan, and the vast majority of survey participants participate. Most respondents have health insurance, and benefits for a solid majority of workers also include dental insurance. Additional benefits of working here are life insurance, a casual working environment, tuition reimbursement, and free drinks.