Earning about $26.50 per hour on average, Operating Room Registered Nurses receive the most money, followed by Assistant Office Managers (around $16.48), Clinical Secretaries ($14.00), and Phlebotomists (approximately $13.41).
Years of Experience
Survey participants who have worked at Metro Health Hospital for between five and 10 years earn $13.53 per hour on average. Broken down by tenure, the largest share of Metro Health Hospital employees (38 percent) have one to four years of experience and earn $14.39 per hour on average.
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 about $15.53 per hour; other top-paying cities include Cleveland, Ohio (around $14.08) and Wyoming, Mich. ($13.62). The highest pay by state can be found in Michigan, where pay average out at $14.78 per hour.
Certifications and Degrees
Being an Advanced Cardiac Life Support Specialist certainly has its perks — salaries approach approximately $25.00 per hour and far exceed the paychecks of those without certification. Those with an Associate's Degree at Metro Health Hospital come out on top, and their salaries approach $19.45 per hour.
When it comes to skills, employees who report Critical Care among their abilities seem to make the most, reporting a median income of $28.20 per hour. One of the more prevalent skills at Metro Health Hospital is Customer Service, with more than a third considering it a key competency. Other top skills include Insurance, Electronic Medical Records, and Typing.
With a more than 3 to 1 female-to-male ratio, women represent the better half of Metro Health Hospital's employees who responded to the survey.
Benefits and Perks
Only 35 percent receive paid vacation and sick leave. With an eye toward the future, Metro Health Hospital offers several choices in retirement planning such as a 403(b) plan and a 401(k) plan. A large number of respondents have health insurance, and benefits for most employees also include dental insurance. Some other perks are life insurance, tuition reimbursement, and private medical insurance (pmi).