Residents of San Jose, Calif. pick up paychecks that are higher than any other city — the median salary is $49.00 per hour; other top-paying cities include the company's headquarter city of Palo Alto, Calif. (around $41.90) and San Ramon, Calif. (about $22.47).
Years of Experience
Those who have five to nine years of work experience see average pay of $22.91 per hour. For those with one to four years of experience, median paychecks reach $27.50 per hour. The largest fraction of Lucile Packard Children's Hospital people (38 percent) have been working for 10-19 years and earn approximately $47.70 per hour on average.
Medical Interpreters rake in the most money, with average earnings of $27.50 per hour; Clinical Assistants come in second with median earnings amounting to $22.47 per hour.
Certifications and Degrees
Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation Specialists are compensated at a much higher rate than non-authorized workers, bringing in close to $53.00 per hour. Lucile Packard Children's Hospital provides the highest financial reward to those with a Bachelor of Science in Bachelor of Science (BS / BSc) — these employees rake in approximately $54.82 per hour.
In this position, it pays to have Microsoft Excel in your toolkit; employees who claim proficiency enjoy a higher median salary of about $43.00 per hour. Folks here also tend to know Customer Service; on the survey, one in five of workers named it in their skills portfolios. Other top skills include Data Entry, Microsoft Office, and Organizing.
At Lucile Packard Children's Hospital, there are significantly more females who responded to the questionnaire than males — the female-to-male ratio is more than 3 to 1.
Benefits and Perks
Only 43 percent enjoy paid vacation days and paid sick time — a rather disappointing finding. For employees looking to save up for their golden years, Lucile Packard Children's Hospital provides an optional 401(k) plan, and the larger part of respondents participate. Health insurance comes as part of the deal for a large number of respondents, and most respondents report receiving dental coverage as well. Some other advantages of working at Lucile Packard Children's Hospital are tuition reimbursement and free drinks.