When it comes to location, the highest average paycheck (about $34.50 per hour) can be spotted in Waco, Texas; Mckinney, Texas ($25.22), Garland, Texas ($23.00), and Plano, Texas ($22.56) are the next top-paying cities. At approximately $13.00, Grapevine, Texas is home to some of the lowest pay in the country.
Operating Room Registered Nurses are the best paid with the average salary hovering at around $32.00 per hour; Registered Nurses, Medical Records Coders, and Biomedical Equipment Technicians also rank near the top of the list, pulling in $30.88, about $23.17, and $21.00, respectively. Among the lower-paid positions at Baylor Health Care Systems are Office Coordinators — the median salary for this role approaches around $14.75.
Years of Experience
Respondents who have been working for five to nine years make $22.75 per hour on average. Overall, the greater share of Baylor Health Care Systems folks have one to four years of experience and earn an average approximately $19.01 per hour.
Certifications and Degrees
Those lacking certification bring in much lower salaries than Advanced Cardiac Life Support Specialists, who make $33.00 per hour. Baylor Health Care Systems compensates Doctor of Pharmacy-holders the most at about $50.46 per hour.
Employees who count Intensive Care Unit among their skills enjoy higher pay; the median for this group is around $35.00 per hour. Electronic Medical Records is regularly seen around here; around one in six of those surveyed report it as a core competency. Other top skills include Phlebotomy, Medical Coding, and Cardiology.
Benefits and Perks
Just one in ten workers receive paid time off. Nearly all employees take advantage of the 401(k) plan that Baylor Health Care Systems sponsors. At Baylor Health Care Systems, a solid majority of workers have health insurance, and a fair number of survey participants have dental coverage. Other privileges include life insurance, a casual working environment, tuition reimbursement, and free drinks.