Average Hourly Rate for Cedars-Sinai Medical Center Employees

The average pay for Cedars-Sinai Medical Center employees is $31.10 per hour. With overtime, that gets bumped up to $51.38. For the most part, employee paychecks at Cedars-Sinai Medical Center fluctuate depending on what you do at the company; how long you've been working and where you live also matter, but to a lesser degree. The data for this overview comes from answers to PayScale's salary questionnaire.

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How This Employer Pays

Cedars-Sinai Medical Center typically pays:
above market
Similar employers pay:
above market
Employer: Cedars-Sinai Medical Center
Hourly Rate Range by Job
Job (Number Reporting)
National Data (?
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[-]Registered Nurse (RN) (21)
$32.25 - $51.77  
[-]Registered Nurse (RN) (21)
Hourly Rate$32.25 - $51.77  
[+]Licensed Vocational Nurse (LVN) (7)
$17.35 - $31.72  
[+]Licensed Vocational Nurse (LVN) (7)
Hourly Rate$17.35 - $31.72  
[+]Clinical Research Associate (CRA) (3)
$13.58 - $40.39  
[+]Clinical Research Associate (CRA) (3)
Hourly Rate$13.58 - $40.39  
[+]Management Assistant (2)
$13.66 - $28.20  
[+]Management Assistant (2)
Hourly Rate$13.66 - $28.20  
 Precise Range (?
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)     Estimated Range (?
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Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 16 Dec 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 123
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About This Company

Cedars Sinai Medical Center, Cedars-Sinai

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The highest paychecks go to Registered Nurses, who earn $38.37, closely trailed by Licensed Vocational Nurses (around $24.08), Management Assistants (about $20.87), and Medical Assistants ($18.85). Near the bottom at Cedars-Sinai Medical Center are Research Associates, pulling in just approximately $16.03.

Years of Experience

Respondents who have been working for five to nine years tend to make $28.00. When we consider tenure, a substantial portion of employees (45 percent) have been working for one to four years and make about $26.00 per hour.

Certifications and Degrees

Being a Certified Critical Care Registered Nurse certainly has its perks — salaries approach around $40.72 and far exceed the paychecks of those without certification. Acquiring certification to be a Advanced Cardiac Life Support Specialist is rewarded at approximately $38.70 per hour. Cedars-Sinai Medical Center workers who hold a Bachelor of Science in Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN) are also well compensated, earning $39.70 on average.


The highest-paying skill to have may be Cardiology; employees who claim proficiency also report a higher average salary of $43.57. Telemetry is a popular skill in the Cedars-Sinai Medical Center workforce; one-seventh of those surveyed report putting it to use in their jobs. Medicine / Surgery, Data Analysis, and Acute Care were also reported by many survey participants.

Benefits and Perks

Cedars-Sinai Medical Center rewards its employees with paid time off, and a majority of workers report compensation for sick days and vacation time. Workers wishing to put aside retirement money are in luck; Cedars-Sinai Medical Center sponsors various plans such as a 403(b) plan and a 401(k) plan. Health insurance comes as part of the deal for almost all workers, and a solid majority of workers report receiving dental coverage as well. Perks also include life insurance, tuition reimbursement, and defined contribution (dc) retirement plan.

Key Stats for Cedars-Sinai Medical Center


75 %
25 %
Hourly Rate
$17 - $39
Hourly Rate
$14 - $49
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 33 votes.

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