Registered Respiratory Therapists are awarded the highest paychecks, with compensation nearing around $25.70; Registered Nurses are next on the list, bringing in close to $23.73, followed by Medical Assistants earning $13.43 and Phlebotomists making $13.41.
Years of Experience
Respondents who have been working for five to nine years tend to make approximately $13.53. Broken down by tenure, the largest share of Metro Health Hospital employees (36 percent) have one to four years of experience and typically earn about $15.60 per hour.
Certifications and Degrees
American Registry of Radiologic Technologists receive bigger paychecks ($23.32) than those without credentials. Advanced Cardiac Life Support Specialists with credentials can live quite comfortably; salaries come in at about $22.59 per hour. Metro Health Hospital workers who hold an Associate of Science (AS), Respiratory Therapy are also well compensated, earning approximately $25.70 on average.
In this role, the best-paying skill appears to be Operating Room / OR; individuals who claim it among their capabilities enjoy a higher median salary of $23.73. Family Practice also popped up often in the survey as an important skill; roughly one in six of employees surveyed report using it at work. Key skills also include Customer Service, Insurance, and Pediatrics.
Benefits and Perks
Paid time off is in short supply here, with only 37 percent receiving paid vacation and a fifth of workers receiving paid sick days. Workers can easily stock up on retirement savings by participating in several options such as a 403(b) plan and a 401(k) plan. A solid majority of workers report having health insurance, and the greater part of workers report having dental coverage. Some other advantages of working at Metro Health Hospital are life insurance, tuition reimbursement, and private medical insurance (pmi).