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Emeritus, Assisted Living is a nursing and residential care facilities firm headquartered in Seattle, Wash. that hires for Certified Nurse Assistant positions, Licensed Practical Nurse roles, and more. Median pay for Emeritus, Assisted Living workers sits around $12.24 per hour, and overtime compensation can push that up to $23.00. For the most part, employee paychecks at Emeritus, Assisted Living fluctuate depending on your role at the company; where you live and how long you've been working also matter, but to a lesser degree. This overview is based on answers to PayScale's salary questionnaire.

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Seattle, Washington 98121

Nursing and Residential Care Facilities

Emeritus Assisted Living

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Bringing in the most money are Resident Care Directors — their earnings average approximately $26.50 per hour. Licensed Practical Nurses are a close second at about $19.31 along with Maintenance Directors ($17.36) and Activity Directors (around $16.25). Earning only $10.49 on average, Certified Nurse Assistants make less than most people in the company.


When it comes to location, the highest average paycheck ($22.00 per hour) can be spotted in Puyallup, Wash.; Auburn, Mass. (about $20.00), the company's headquarter city of Seattle, Wash. ($19.75), and Sarasota, Fla. (around $19.00) are the next top-paying cities. Approaching the lower end of the pay scale (at $10.48) is Greenville, S.C. By state, the highest pay levels are found in Oregon, where the average Emeritus, Assisted Living employee makes $19.75 per hour.

Years of Experience

For those who claim five to nine years of work experience, pay on average amounts to approximately $12.71 per hour. The largest fraction of Emeritus, Assisted Living people (43 percent) have been working for one to four years and earn about $11.33 per hour on average.

Certifications and Degrees

Registered Nurses are compensated at a much higher rate than non-authorized workers, bringing in close to $27.00 per hour. The best paid folks at Emeritus, Assisted Living have an Associate's Degree, earning $19.18 per hour.


In this role, the best-paying skill appears to be Human Resources; individuals who claim it among their capabilities enjoy a higher median salary of $19.10 per hour. A garden variety skill at Emeritus, Assisted Living is Elder Care; about two in five of Emeritus, Assisted Living's people use it regularly. Geriatrics, Long Term Care, and Facility Maintenance & Coordination were also reported by many survey participants.


Employees who participated in the survey skew strongly female, with a female-to-male ratio of more than 3 to 1.

Benefits and Perks

Benefits packages do tend to lack paid time off; Emeritus, Assisted Living gives paid vacation days to 35 percent and sick leave to 43 percent. A majority of respondents contribute to 401(k) savings accounts sponsored by the firm. Emeritus, Assisted Living provides health insurance to the larger part of employees, and a majority of workers do receive dental coverage. Employees can also look forward to life insurance, free drinks, tuition reimbursement, and a company cell phone.

Key Stats for Emeritus, Assisted Living


83 %
17 %
Hourly Rate
$9 - $19
Hourly Rate
$11 - $18
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 27 votes.
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