The highest paychecks go to Pharmacists, who earn an average approximately $46.08 per hour, closely trailed by Registered Nurses ($24.50), Emergency Room Registered Nurses ($24.47), and Licensed Practical Nurses (about $16.50). On the lower end are Certified Nurse Assistants at $10.00 on average.
Years of Experience
Those with one to four years of experience at the company can expect to make around $15.57 per hour on average. The largest slice of the Our Lady of The Lake Hospital workforce (34 percent) has been working for five to nine years and earns, on average, about $22.94 per hour.
Certifications and Degrees
Being an Advanced Cardiac Life Support Specialist certainly has its perks — salaries approach $25.17 per hour and far exceed the paychecks of those without certification. Those with a Bachelor of Science in Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN) at Our Lady of The Lake Hospital come out on top, and their salaries approach $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. A common skill in Our Lady of The Lake Hospital's work force is Emergency/Trauma; around a seventh of survey participants report using it on the job. Other skills in demand are Emergency Room, Customer Service, and Insurance.
Benefits and Perks
When it comes to employee benefits, Our Lady of The Lake Hospital has room for improvement — only a fifth of workers are paid for vacation and sick time. Employees can save for retirement by joining one of several savings plans such as a 403(b) plan and a 401(k) plan. Our Lady of The Lake Hospital provides health insurance to a strong majority of respondents, and a majority of workers do receive dental coverage. Other privileges include life insurance, tuition reimbursement, and 401(a).