Nearing the top of the pay scale are Physical Therapists, Speech-Language Pathologists, Occupational Therapists, and Certified Occupational Therapy Assistants; while the first receives the highest median pay at $40.24 per hour, the other salaries come in at $37.77, approximately $36.32, and $28.82, respectively. Administrative Assistants make an average about $11.74, close to the bottom of the company pay scale.
When it comes to location, the highest average paycheck (around $30.75 per hour) can be spotted in Boulder City, Nev.; Columbus, Ohio (approximately $30.00), Cincinnati, Ohio (about $29.00), and York, Pa. ($25.75) are the next top-paying cities. Lewisburg, Pa. is one of the lowest-paid cities, with earnings averaging $10.50. U.S. pay levels are highest in the state of Maryland; pay there average to $39.00 per hour.
Years of Experience
Average pay is around $29.55 per hour for those with five to nine years of experience. The largest fraction of Functional Pathways Corporation people (42 percent) have been working for one to four years and earn $25.09 per hour on average.
Certifications and Degrees
Monetary compensation comes to approximately $41.50 per hour for American Speech-Language-Hearing Association (ASHA) Certificate Holders, far surpassing the earnings of non-credentialed workers. Regarding pay and education, Functional Pathways Corporation pays those with a Master of Arts (MA) the most — about $44.00.
The best-paying skill to have in this role appears to be Speech Pathology; employees who claim this ability report median compensation of $43.24 per hour. Geriatrics is regularly seen around here; the greater part of those surveyed report it as a core competency. Employees also tend to round out their skills sets with Long Term Care, Rehabilitation, and Physical Therapy.
Benefits and Perks
Functional Pathways Corporation sponsors a 401(k) program, and more than two-fifths of workers use this option to save for their retirement. Health insurance is part of the package for a solid majority of employees, and for the larger part of employees, dental coverage is too. Advantages of working here also include tuition reimbursement, life insurance, and flexible hours.