Years of Experience
Average pay is $20.08 per hour for those with five to nine years of experience. When we consider tenure, a substantial portion of employees (39 percent) have been working for one to four years and make $17.96 per hour on average.
Emergency Room Registered Nurses are awarded the highest paychecks, with compensation nearing approximately $22.50 per hour on average; Registered Nurses are next on the list, bringing in close to around $21.64, followed by Licensed Practical Nurses earning about $16.39 and Customer Service Representatives making $12.41. Patient Transporters are among the lowest paid at a median salary of $9.41.
Certifications and Degrees
Salaries approach about $23.98 per hour for Registered Nurses; non-accredited workers make much less. Our Lady of The Lake Hospital provides the highest financial reward to those with an Associate of Science in Nursing (ASN) — these employees rake in $27.00 per hour.
The highest-paying skill to have may be Emergency Room; employees who claim proficiency also report a higher average salary of approximately $21.09 per hour. Customer Service is considered a run-of-the-mill skill; around one in ten of Our Lady of The Lake Hospital's people use it regularly. Other top skills include Pediatrics, Phlebotomy, and Telemetry.
Benefits and Perks
Benefits packages do tend to lack paid time off; Our Lady of The Lake Hospital gives paid vacation days to one in four survey participants and sick leave to one in seven survey participants. With an eye toward the future, Our Lady of The Lake Hospital offers several choices in retirement planning such as a 401(k) plan and a 403(b) plan. Our Lady of The Lake Hospital provides health insurance to a large number of workers, and a majority of survey participants do receive dental coverage. A few more workplace perks are tuition reimbursement, life insurance, and flexible hours.