When it comes to location, the highest average paycheck ($29.50 per hour) can be spotted in Pickerington, Ohio; Mansfield, Ohio ($24.84), Delaware, Ohio (about $20.97), and Columbus, Ohio (around $18.36) are the next top-paying cities. Marion, Ohio is near the bottom for pay at approximately $13.00.
Bringing in the most money are Registered Nurses — their earnings average $25.57 per hour. Emergency Room Registered Nurses are a close second at $25.35 along with Radiology Technologists ($19.11) and Data Analysts (around $17.76). With salaries averaging about $12.50, Medical Assistants are among the lowest paid at OhioHealth.
Years of Experience
Survey participants who have worked at OhioHealth for between five and 10 years earn $23.53 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 approximately $15.41 per hour on average.
Certifications and Degrees
Those lacking certification bring in much lower salaries than Registered Nurses, who make around $29.85 per hour. OhioHealth provides the highest financial reward to those with a Bachelor's Degree — these employees rake in about $30.00 per hour.
The highest-paying skill to have may be Acute Care; employees who claim proficiency also report a higher average salary of $25.57 per hour. A common skill in OhioHealth's work force is Customer Service; about an eighth of survey participants report using it on the job. Other skills in demand are Microsoft Excel, Data Entry, and Electronic Medical Records.
Benefits and Perks
Only 22 percent enjoy paid vacation days and paid sick time — a rather disappointing finding. Quite a few retirement plans are on offer at OhioHealth, including a 403(b) plan, a 401(k) plan, and a company pension plan. Health insurance is part of the package for a large number of workers, and for a solid majority of workers, dental coverage is too. Employees can also look forward to life insurance and tuition reimbursement.