Years of Experience
Survey participants who have worked at NHS Human Services for between five and 10 years earn approximately $49K per year on average. For those with one to four years of experience, median paychecks reach $36K annually. When we consider tenure, a substantial portion of employees (32 percent) have been working for 20 years or more and make around $91K per year on average.
Non-Profit Executive Directors are awarded the highest paychecks, with average compensation nearing about $102K annually; Marriage & Family Therapists are next on the list, bringing in close to $43K per year.
Residents of Philadelphia, Pa. pick up paychecks that are higher than any other city — the median salary is $71K annually; other top-paying cities include Pittsburgh, Pa. (about $66K) and Harrisburg, Pa. (around $49K).
Certifications and Degrees
Salaries approach $102K per year for Licensed Professional Counselors; non-accredited workers make much less. Bigger paychecks are awarded to Registered Nurses with credentials; these people earn approximately $64K annually on average. Employees who have a Bachelor of Science in Bachelor of Science (BS / BSc) make the most here, hauling in $71K per year.
In this position, it pays to have Budget Management in your toolkit; employees who claim proficiency enjoy a higher median salary of $112K annually. Counseling is a popular skill in the NHS Human Services workforce; slightly less than one-fifth of those surveyed report putting it to use in their jobs. Employees also tend to know Case Management, Strategic Planning, and Operations Management.
Benefits and Perks
Workers wishing to put aside retirement money are in luck; NHS Human Services sponsors various plans such as a 403(b) plan and a 401(k) plan. At NHS Human Services, a fair number of survey participants have health insurance, and a solid majority of respondents have dental coverage. Other privileges include a company cell phone, life insurance, tuition reimbursement, and flexible hours.