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Average Hourly Rate for Henry Ford Health Systems Employees

Henry Ford Health Systems workers earn an average of $19.91 per hour normally and $24.02 during overtime hours. Though your experience level and where you live are influential salary factors for those at Henry Ford Health Systems, what you do at the company turns out to have the greatest impact on paycheck size. The data for this overview comes from answers to PayScale's salary questionnaire.

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Registered Nurses represent the higher end of the earnings spectrum — in fact, median pay for this job is the highest at approximately $29.00 per hour — though Emergency Room Registered Nurses, Unit Secretaries, and Dialysis Technicians also do fairly well at $28.98, $14.14, and $14.00, respectively. Customer Service Representatives at Henry Ford Health Systems do not see much in the way of financial compensation and represent one of the lower-paid positions (around $11.17 on average) at the company.

Years of Experience

Five to nine years of work experience seem to result in median wages of about $18.37 per hour. Broken down by tenure, the largest share of Henry Ford Health Systems employees (31 percent) have one to four years of experience and earn $18.61 per hour on average.


When it comes to location, the highest average paycheck ($21.92 per hour) can be spotted in Detroit, Mich.; Dearborn, Mich. (around $18.90), Wyandotte, Mich. (about $17.00), and Sterling Heights, Mich. ($16.71) are the next top-paying cities. High paychecks are not found in West Bloomfield, Mich.; in fact, at approximately $14.02 it is one of the worst-paid cities. Pay rates in the United States are highest in the state of California, where they average to $22.65 per hour.

Certifications and Degrees

Advanced Cardiac Life Support Specialists are compensated at a much higher rate than non-authorized workers, bringing in close to about $29.29 per hour. Regarding pay and education, Henry Ford Health Systems pays those with an Associate of Applied Science (AAS), Nursing the most — around $33.25.


In this position, it pays to have Acute Care in your toolkit; employees who claim proficiency enjoy a higher median salary of $27.36 per hour. A common skill in Henry Ford Health Systems' work force is Customer Service; one-eighth of survey participants report using it on the job. Microsoft Office, Electronic Medical Records, and Patient Education round out the set of key employee skills.

Benefits and Perks

Only 43 percent at Henry Ford Health Systems enjoy paid vacation time, and just 19 percent can take sick leave. Those seeking to set aside retirement funds can rely on several savings options such as a 403(b) plan and a 401(k) plan. Henry Ford Health Systems provides health insurance to most workers, and most survey participants do receive dental coverage. Henry Ford Health Systems folks also make good use of life insurance, tuition reimbursement, and registered retirement savings plan (rrsp).

Key Stats for Henry Ford Health Systems


78 %
22 %
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$11 - $29
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$13 - $26
Less than 1 year
1-4 years
5-9 years
10-19 years
20 years or more

Job Satisfaction

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