Bringing in the most money are Licensed Clinical Social Workers — their earnings average $33.00 per hour. Registered Nurses are a close second at approximately $29.50 along with Hospice Registered Nurses (around $25.57) and Licensed Practical Nurses (about $18.88). Hospice Aides at Home Health and Hospice Care do not see much in the way of financial compensation and represent one of the lower-paid positions ($8.74 on average) at the company.
Years of Experience
For those who claim five to nine years of work experience, pay on average amounts to $21.96 per hour. When we consider tenure, a substantial portion of employees (41 percent) have been working for one to four years and make $13.76 per hour on average.
By state, Maine offers the highest pay at $25.58 per hour.
Certifications and Degrees
Monetary compensation comes to approximately $25.68 per hour for Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation Specialists, far surpassing the earnings of non-credentialed workers. The best paid folks at Home Health and Hospice Care have an Associate of Science in Nursing (ASN), earning about $31.25 per hour.
When it comes to skills, employees who report Hospice Care among their abilities seem to make the most, reporting a median income of $24.44 per hour. Home Health/Home Care is regularly seen around here; the larger part of those surveyed report it as a core competency. Some other standard skills here are Hospice, Geriatrics, and Elder Care.
The number of female employees who completed the survey outweighs the number of men; the female-to-male ratio is more than 3 to 1.
Benefits and Perks
With an eye toward the future, Home Health and Hospice Care offers several choices in retirement planning such as a 401(k) plan and a 403(b) plan. The larger part of workers have health insurance, and benefits for a majority of workers also include dental insurance. Home Health and Hospice Care employees also enjoy perks such as a casual working environment, life insurance, tuition reimbursement, and private medical insurance (pmi).