The highest paychecks go to Registered Nurses, who earn an average around $34.39 per hour, closely trailed by Operating Room Registered Nurses ($26.50), Assistant Office Managers (about $16.48), and Clinical Secretaries (approximately $14.00).
Years of Experience
Five to nine years of work experience seem to result in median wages of $13.97 per hour. The greater proportion of employees (39 percent) report one to four years of experience and bring home median pay of $14.39 per hour.
Residents of the company's headquarter city of Grand Rapids, Mich. pick up paychecks that are higher than any other city — the median salary is approximately $16.25 per hour; other top-paying cities include Cleveland, Ohio (around $15.00) and Wyoming, Mich. ($13.62). By state, the highest compensation levels appear in Michigan, where the average salary is $15.48 per hour.
Certifications and Degrees
Those lacking certification bring in much lower salaries than Advanced Cardiac Life Support Specialists, who make about $27.12 per hour. Regarding pay and education, Metro Health Hospital pays those with a Bachelor's Degree the most — $24.08.
Employees who count Critical Care among their skills enjoy higher pay; the median for this group is around $34.39 per hour. A relatively widespread skill at Metro Health Hospital is Customer Service; slightly less than a third of employees use it for work. Other skills in demand are Insurance, Electronic Medical Records, and Family Practice.
At Metro Health 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
When it comes to employee benefits, Metro Health Hospital has room for improvement — only 36 percent are paid for vacation and sick time. Metro Health Hospital workers get plenty of help saving for their golden years, with retirement savings options such as a 403(b) plan and a 401(k) plan. Health insurance is part of the package for a large number of survey participants, and for a large number of workers, dental coverage is too. Metro Health Hospital employees also enjoy perks such as life insurance, private medical insurance (pmi), and tuition reimbursement.