When it comes to location, the highest average paycheck (around $29.50 per hour) can be spotted in Pickerington, Ohio; Mansfield, Ohio ($24.84), Delaware, Ohio (approximately $20.97), and Columbus, Ohio ($17.61) are the next top-paying cities. Approaching the lower end of the pay scale (at about $13.00) is Marion, Ohio.
Registered Nurses are the best paid with the average salary hovering at $25.57 per hour; Emergency Room Registered Nurses, Data Analysts, and Licensed Practical Nurses also rank near the top of the list, pulling in about $25.35, approximately $17.76, and $15.81, respectively. State Tested Nursing Assistants make an average $11.00, close to the bottom of the company pay scale.
Years of Experience
Respondents who have been working for five to nine years make around $21.80 per hour on average. When we consider tenure, a substantial portion of employees (43 percent) have been working for one to four years and make $15.04 per hour on average.
Certifications and Degrees
Those lacking certification bring in much lower salaries than Registered Nurses, who make about $29.85 per hour. OhioHealth compensates Bachelor's Degree-holders the most at $30.00 per hour.
Employees who count Acute Care among their skills enjoy higher pay; the median for this group is approximately $24.63 per hour. Customer Service is a popular skill in the OhioHealth workforce; close to an eighth of those surveyed report putting it to use in their jobs. Many workers usually know Electronic Medical Records, Data Entry, and Microsoft Excel as well.
Benefits and Perks
Just 22 percent receive paid time off. Workers who save for retirement get lots of help because the company offers a number of savings programs including a 403(b) plan, a 401(k) plan, and a company pension plan. A large number of respondents receive health insurance, and a solid majority of respondents get dental coverage. Privileges also include life insurance and tuition reimbursement.