Years of Experience
For those with one to four years of experience, median paychecks reach $20.23 per hour. Five to nine years of work experience seem to result in median wages of $20.50 per hour. The largest fraction of Grady Memorial Hospital people (33 percent) have been working for 10-19 years and earn around $13.89 per hour on average.
Bringing in the most money are Registered Nurses — their earnings average approximately $30.97 per hour. Emergency Room Registered Nurses are a close second at $26.00 along with Phlebotomists (about $12.89) and Unit Clerks ($11.98). Certified Nurse Assistants make an average $11.82, close to the bottom of the company pay scale.
By state, the highest compensation levels appear in Oklahoma, where the average salary is around $19.80 per hour.
Certifications and Degrees
Pediatric Advanced Life Support Specialists have significantly higher pay than non-accredited workers at about $34.39 per hour. Grady Memorial Hospital compensates Bachelor of Science in Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN)-holders the most at $26.96 per hour.
In this position, it pays to have Intensive Care Unit in your toolkit; employees who claim proficiency enjoy a higher median salary of approximately $28.00 per hour. It's pretty common to find people here who know Medicine / Surgery; about one in eight consider it a key competency. Other skills in demand are Emergency Room, Acute Care, and Phlebotomy.
Benefits and Perks
The company is somewhat lacking in the benefits department, and only a sixth of workers report compensation for sick days and vacation time. A 401(k) program is available, and a solid majority of survey participants use it to save for retirement. Grady Memorial Hospital provides health insurance to most workers, and most survey participants do receive dental coverage. Other privileges include life insurance, tuition reimbursement, flexible hours, and registered retirement savings plan (rrsp).