Years of Experience
For those with five to nine years of experience, average earnings amount to $28.36 per hour. The greater proportion of employees (40 percent) report one to four years of experience and bring home median pay of about $21.23 per hour.
Neonatal Intensive Care Unit Registered Nurses are awarded the highest paychecks, with compensation nearing $29.10 per hour on average; Emergency Room Registered Nurses are next on the list, bringing in close to around $28.89, followed by Registered Nurses earning approximately $27.20 and Primary Care Registered Nurse (RN)s making $26.12. Unit Secretaries make an average about $13.21, close to the bottom of the company pay scale.
Certifications and Degrees
Salaries approach $30.76 per hour for Pediatric Advanced Life Support Specialists; non-accredited workers make much less. Children's Healthcare of Atlanta Inc. compensates Associate Degree Nursing (ADN)-holders the most at approximately $34.50 per hour.
In this position, it pays to have Neonatal Intensive Care Unit in your toolkit; employees who claim proficiency enjoy a higher median salary of around $31.49 per hour. Pediatrics is a popular skill among Children's Healthcare of Atlanta Inc. workers, with half of those surveyed reporting using it on the job. Key skills also include Customer Service, Emergency Room, and Acute Care.
Benefits and Perks
Quite a few retirement plans are on offer at Children's Healthcare of Atlanta Inc., including a 401(k) plan and a 403(b) plan. Health insurance is part of the package for a large number of workers, and for most survey participants, dental coverage is too. Some other advantages of working at Children's Healthcare of Atlanta Inc. are life insurance, a casual working environment, tuition reimbursement, and flexible hours.