The highest paychecks go to Instructional Design Managers, who earn $99K, closely trailed by Nursing Directors ($84K), Directors of Nursing (approximately $72K), and Home Healthcare Directors ($58K). Registered Nurses are among the lowest paid at around $53K.
When it comes to location, the highest average paycheck (about $83K annually) can be spotted in Huntington; Charleston (approximately $54K), Gulfport ($52K), and Lafayette ($46K) are the next top-paying cities. Within the company, workers earn the highest salaries (an average of around $77K per year) in Maryland.
Years of Experience
For those with one to four years of experience, paychecks typically reach $55K. Overall, the greater share of LHC Group, Inc. folks have five to nine years of experience and earn about $65K annually.
Certifications and Degrees
Monetary compensation comes to $86K for Licensed Physical Therapists, far surpassing the earnings of non-credentialed workers. Salaries typically rise to about $73K per year for accredited Basic Life Support Specialists. The highest-paying degree here is a Bachelor of Science in Health Care Administration; LHC Group, Inc. awards $100K to these degree-holders.
The best-paying skill to have in this role appears to be Orthopedics; employees who claim this ability report median compensation of approximately $86K. A common skill in LHC Group, Inc.'s work force is Home Health/Home Care; just over a half of survey participants report using it on the job. Employees also tend to know Case Management, Geriatrics, and Operations Management.
Benefits and Perks
Though more than half of workers get paid time off for vacation, only about 31 percent receive paid sick leave. Almost all employees allocate some part of their earnings to the company-sponsored 401(k) savings plan. The greater part of workers can count on health insurance, and a fair portion of workers have dental coverage as a benefit. LHC Group, Inc. also dishes out privileges such as life insurance, a stock purchase plan, stock options, and flexible hours.