Average Hourly Rate for Palo Alto Medical Foundation Employees

The average pay for Palo Alto Medical Foundation employees is $26.50 per hour. With overtime, that gets bumped up to $35.25. Your city is the biggest factor affecting pay for Palo Alto Medical Foundation workers, followed by how long you've been working and what you do at the company. This report is based on answers to PayScale's salary questionnaire.

Read More
Employer: Palo Alto Medical Foundation
Hourly Rate Range by Job
United States (change)

Find Out Exactly What You Should Be Paid

United States (change)


Comp Managers: Start Here »

Locations

When it comes to location, the highest average paycheck ($37.00 per hour) can be spotted in Mountain View, Calif.; San Francisco, Calif. (around $36.72), Palo Alto, Calif. (approximately $29.21), and Burlingame, Calif. (about $22.65) are the next top-paying cities. Santa Cruz, Calif. ranks low on the pay scale — at $19.36, it is one of the lowest-paid cities.

Years of Experience

For those with one to four years of experience, median paychecks reach $33.45 per hour. Overall, the greater share of Palo Alto Medical Foundation folks have five to nine years of experience and earn an average around $20.31 per hour.

Jobs

Certified Medical Assistants rake in the most money, with average earnings of $21.90 per hour; Medical Assistants come in second with median earnings amounting to about $20.10, and Patient Services Representatives rank near the top as well ($19.58).

Certifications and Degrees

Those lacking certification bring in much lower salaries than Advanced Cardiac Life Support Specialists, who make $66.71 per hour. Palo Alto Medical Foundation compensates Bachelor's Degree-holders the most at approximately $20.25 per hour.

Skills

Employees who count Recovery / Post-Anesthesia Care Unit among their skills enjoy higher pay; the median for this group is around $63.00 per hour. Folks here also tend to know Electronic Medical Records; on the survey, about one in four of workers named it in their skills portfolios. Three more common skills are Customer Service, Scheduling, and Insurance.

Gender

The number of female employees who completed the survey outweighs the number of men; the female-to-male ratio is more than 3 to 1.

Benefits and Perks

The benefits packages at Palo Alto Medical Foundation can sometimes lack paid time off; 43 percent get paid vacation days, and one in five workers receive paid sick leave. With an eye toward the future, Palo Alto Medical Foundation offers several choices in retirement planning such as a 401(k) plan and a 403(b) plan. For a solid majority of employees, benefits include health insurance, and a fair number of respondents get dental coverage, too. Employees can also look forward to tuition reimbursement and life insurance.

Palo Alto Medical Foundation Job Listings

Search for more jobs:

Key Stats for Palo Alto Medical Foundation

Gender

Female
77 %
Male
23 %
Hourly Rate
$19 - $36
Hourly Rate
$37

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 6 votes.

Find Out Exactly What You Should Be Paid

United States (change)


Comp Managers: Start Here »
United States (change)

Subscribe to Our Newsletter

Salary and career advice to put you a step ahead.
newsletter icon

ADVERTISEMENT

Recent Blog Posts on Career News

Want to Get More Specific? Get a Salary Report Customized for YOU

Log in with LinkedIn

Tell us about your current job and your skillset, and we’ll let you know how much employers are paying in your area.