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Average Hourly Rate for Indiana University (IU) Health Employees

The average pay for Indiana University (IU) Health employees is $19.87 per hour — without the $23.30 from overtime earnings. How long you've been working is the biggest factor affecting pay for Indiana University (IU) Health workers, followed by your role at the company and your city. This summary is derived from information collected in the PayScale salary survey.

How This Employer Pays

Indiana University (IU) Health typically pays:
below market
Similar employers pay:
at market
Employer: Indiana University (IU) Health
Hourly Rate Range by Job
Job (Number Reporting)
National Data (?
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[-]Registered Nurse (RN) (30)
$19.71 - $37.93  
[-]Registered Nurse (RN) (30)
Overtime$1.32 - $59.60  
Hourly Rate$19.71 - $37.93  
[+]Registered Nurse (RN), Operating Room (10)
$21.42 - $37.04  
[+]Registered Nurse (RN), Operating Room (10)
Hourly Rate$21.42 - $37.04  
[+]Medical Assistant (6)
$10.07 - $16.12  
[+]Medical Assistant (6)
Hourly Rate$10.07 - $16.12  
[+]Medical Technologist (5)
$16.66 - $27.72  
[+]Medical Technologist (5)
Hourly Rate$16.66 - $27.72  
 Precise Range (?
XPrecise ranges are calculated based on validated data submitted by employees in this job at this company.
)     Estimated Range (?
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Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 9 Nov 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 287
United States (change)

Years of Experience

For those with five or more years experience, average earnings amount to about $18.05. Overall, the greater share of Indiana University (IU) Health folks have one to four years of experience and earn approximately $19.18 per hour.


The highest average salaries go to Operating Room Registered Nurses, who bring in close to $25.71, though Emergency Room Registered Nurses are not far behind at around $23.77 along with Registered Nurses ($23.29) and Medical Technologists ($20.63). On the lower end are Medical Assistants at $12.73.


Median pay is highest in Avon (about $26.17 per hour), followed by Muncie ($25.00), Indianapolis (around $20.89), and Lafayette ($18.50). Laporte ranks low on the pay scale — at approximately $13.25, it is one of the lowest-paid cities.

Certifications and Degrees

Advanced Cardiac Life Support Specialists earn $24.49, far more than their non-accredited counterparts. Acquiring certification to be a Registered Nurse is rewarded at $24.47 per hour. Indiana University (IU) Health provides the highest financial reward to those with an Associate Degree Nursing (ADN), Associate Degree in Nursing — these employees rake in around $35.52 per hour.


The highest-paying skill to have may be Critical Care; employees who claim proficiency also report a higher average salary of $27.00. Customer Service is considered a run-of-the-mill skill; about a seventh of Indiana University (IU) Health's people use it regularly. Many workers usually know Acute Care, Electronic Medical Records , and Intensive Care Unit as well.


At Indiana University (IU) Health, there are significantly more females than males — the female-to-male ratio is more than 3 to 1.

Benefits and Perks

As part of compensation, Indiana University (IU) Health gives paid vacation to a fifth of workers and paid sick leave to one in ten workers. Indiana University (IU) Health workers get plenty of help saving for their golden years, with retirement savings options such as a 401(k) plan and a 403(b) plan. A strong majority of workers receive health insurance, and most workers get dental coverage. The company also dishes out perks such as life insurance, tuition reimbursement, and defined contribution (dc) retirement plan.

Key Stats

79 %
21 %
Hourly Rate
$12 - $25
Hourly Rate
$11 - $27
Less than 1 year
1-4 years
5-9 years
10-19 years
20 years or more
Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 78 votes.

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