Nearing the top of the pay scale are Pharmacists, Registered Nurses, Emergency Room Registered Nurses, and Licensed Practical Nurses; while the first receives the highest median pay at $46.08 per hour, the other salaries come in at $24.50, around $24.47, and approximately $16.50, respectively. Our Lady of The Lake Hospital hands out some of the smallest paychecks to Certified Nurse Assistants (about $10.00 on average).
Years of Experience
Between the one and five year mark, median pay is $15.57 per hour. When we consider tenure, a substantial portion of employees (34 percent) have been working for five to nine years and make about $22.94 per hour on average.
Certifications and Degrees
Advanced Cardiac Life Support Specialists earn $25.17 per hour, far more than their non-accredited counterparts. It pays to have a Bachelor of Science in Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN) at Our Lady of The Lake Hospital — these employees make the most at $27.67 per hour.
The best-paying skill to have in this role appears to be Intensive Care Unit; employees who claim this ability report median compensation of $28.16 per hour. One of the more prevalent skills at Our Lady of The Lake Hospital is Emergency/Trauma, with close to one-seventh considering it a key competency. Other skills in demand are Emergency Room, Customer Service, and Insurance.
Benefits and Perks
Only a fifth of survey participants enjoy paid vacation days and paid sick time — a rather disappointing finding. Our Lady of The Lake Hospital workers get plenty of help saving for their golden years, with retirement savings options such as a 403(b) plan and a 401(k) plan. Perks cover health insurance for a solid majority of survey participants and dental coverage for a majority of respondents. Perks also include life insurance, tuition reimbursement, and 401(a).