Registered Nurses earn the highest median pay at $24.78 per hour, followed by Licensed Practical Nurses (around $18.49), Help Desk Specialists ($15.01), and Medical Records Coordinators (approximately $14.48). Near the bottom at LHC Group, Inc. are Certified Nurse Assistants, pulling in an average of just about $9.00.
When it comes to location, the highest average paycheck ($20.00 per hour) can be spotted in Buckhannon, W.Va.; Lexington, Ky. ($16.50), Lafayette, La. ($14.76), and Santa Fe, N.M. (about $14.48) are the next top-paying cities. Within the company, workers earn the highest pay (an average of $26.00 per hour) in Alabama.
Years of Experience
Those who have five to nine years of work experience see average pay of around $19.65 per hour. For those with one to four years of experience, median paychecks reach approximately $14.75 per hour. Overall, the greater share of LHC Group, Inc. folks have 10-19 years of experience and earn an average about $16.75 per hour.
Certifications and Degrees
Registered Nurses are compensated at a much higher rate than non-authorized workers, bringing in close to $27.50 per hour. Employees who have an Associate's Degree make the most here, hauling in $25.48 per hour.
When it comes to skills, Geriatrics seems to bolster pay the most; employees who claim proficiency also enjoy a median income of approximately $20.00 per hour. A skill that is commonly seen around here is Home Health/Home Care; just under a third deem it necessary for work. Key skills also include Hospice, Scheduling, and Payroll Administration.
LHC Group, Inc.'s employees who participated in the survey are more likely to be female — the female-to-male ratio is more than 3 to 1.
Benefits and Perks
Employees looking to save up for old age can choose from several options including a 401(k) plan and a company pension plan. Benefits include paid time off, but LHC Group, Inc. hands out more vacation days than sick days; a little more than half of workers report receiving the former, but only one in ten respondents report receiving the latter. Health insurance comes as part of the deal for most survey participants, and a fair number of survey participants report receiving dental coverage as well. LHC Group, Inc. folks also make good use of life insurance, a stock purchase plan, and a casual working environment.