Nearing the top of the pay scale are Neonatal Intensive Care Unit Registered Nurses and Clinical Coordinators; the former receives the highest median pay at around $38.25 per hour while approximately $27.15 per hour is the norm for the latter.
Years of Experience
Average pay is $29.48 per hour for those with five to nine years of experience. For those with one to four years of experience, median paychecks reach $35.75 per hour. The greater proportion of employees (40 percent) report 10-19 years of experience and bring home median pay of $33.15 per hour.
Certifications and Degrees
Pediatric Advanced Life Support Specialists receive bigger paychecks (about $55.74 per hour) than those without credentials. Lucile Packard Children's Hospital provides the highest financial reward to those with a Bachelor's Degree — these employees rake in $35.75 per hour.
The best-paying skill to have in this role appears to be Pediatric Intensive Care Unit; employees who claim this ability report median compensation of approximately $55.74 per hour. One of the more prevalent skills at Lucile Packard Children's Hospital is Scheduling, with between a fifth and a fourth considering it a key competency. Many workers are also familiar with Patient Education, Data Entry, and Clinical Education.
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
Employees looking to save up for old age can choose from several options including a 401(k) plan and a 403(b) plan. Health insurance is part of the package for most survey participants, and for a fair number of employees, dental coverage is too.