Nearing the top of the pay scale are Emergency Room Registered Nurses, Sonographers, Licensed Practical Nurses, and Unit Secretaries; while the first receives the highest median pay at about $23.00 per hour, the other salaries come in at $21.97, $14.97, and approximately $10.28, respectively.
Years of Experience
Five to nine years of work experience seem to result in median wages of around $22.08 per hour. When we consider tenure, a substantial portion of employees (37 percent) have been working for one to four years and make $13.00 per hour on average.
Certifications and Degrees
Being a Registered Nurse certainly has its perks — salaries approach about $26.00 per hour and far exceed the paychecks of those without certification. At Gulf Coast Medical Center, employees who hold an Associate of Applied Science (AAS) receive the highest pay at $22.46.
In this role, the best-paying skill appears to be RDMS; individuals who claim it among their capabilities enjoy a higher median salary of around $22.46 per hour. It's pretty common to find people here who know Emergency Room; slightly less than a fifth consider it a key competency. Three more common skills are Customer Service, Medical Records, and Electronic Medical Records.
At Gulf Coast Medical Center, there are significantly more females who responded to the questionnaire than males — the female-to-male ratio is more than 3 to 1.
Benefits and Perks
Nearly all employees allocate some part of their earnings to the company-sponsored 401(k) savings plan. A solid majority of survey participants can count on health insurance, and the larger part of employees have dental coverage as a benefit.