Years of Experience
Five to nine years of work experience seem to result in median wages of $18.23 per hour. When we consider tenure, a substantial portion of employees (33 percent) have been working for one to four years and make approximately $15.71 per hour on average.
Registered Nurses rake in the most money, with average earnings of around $34.67 per hour; Clinical Laboratory Technologists come in second with average earnings amounting to about $26.93, while Medical Technologists and Management Assistants rank near the top as well ($24.15 and $18.58, respectively). Medical Assistants make an average around $12.03, close to the bottom of the company pay scale.
Certifications and Degrees
Monetary compensation comes to $40.34 per hour for Oncology Certified Nurses, far surpassing the earnings of non-credentialed workers. It pays to have a Bachelor of Science in Medical Technology at H Lee Moffitt Cancer Center and Research Institute — these employees make the most at $26.93 per hour.
The highest-paying skill to have in this role seems to be Oncology; employees claiming this as part of the toolbox earn a median of $38.17 per hour. It's pretty common to find people here who know Customer Service; just under a fifth consider it a key competency. Many workers usually know Electronic Medical Records, Microsoft Office, and Medicaid & Medicare Billing as well.
Women make up the majority of employees who completed the questionnaire for a female-to-male ratio of more than 3 to 1.
Benefits and Perks
Employees looking to save up for old age can choose from several options including a 403(b) plan and a 401(k) plan. Health insurance comes as part of the deal for most respondents, and most workers report receiving dental coverage as well. The list of perks also includes life insurance, supplemental maternity leave, 401(a), and tuition reimbursement.