Years of Experience
For those with one to four years of experience, median paychecks reach $22.84 per hour. The greater proportion of employees (29 percent) report five to nine years of experience and bring home median pay of around $59.63 per hour.
Medical Assistants earn the highest median pay at approximately $22.00 per hour.
Certifications and Degrees
Being a Basic Life Support Specialist certainly has its perks — salaries approach $61.92 per hour and far exceed the paychecks of those without certification. The highest-paying degree here is a Bachelor's Degree; John Muir Health awards $48.78 to these degree-holders.
In this position, it pays to have Geriatrics in your toolkit; employees who claim proficiency enjoy a higher median salary of about $66.00 per hour. Microsoft Excel is a popular skill among John Muir Health workers, with one in four of those surveyed reporting using it on the job. Microsoft Office, Acute Care, and Customer Service were also reported by many survey participants.
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
A large number of survey participants can count on health insurance, and a large number of respondents have dental coverage as a benefit. Some other perks are tuition reimbursement and a subsidized cell phone.