Registered Nurses represent the higher end of the earnings spectrum — in fact, median pay for this job is the highest at $27.83 per hour — though Patient Coordinators and Certified Medical Assistants also do fairly well at around $16.02 and $13.13, respectively.
Years of Experience
Between the one and five year mark, median pay is about $22.45 per hour. Average pay is approximately $19.50 per hour for those with five to nine years of experience. When we consider tenure, a substantial portion of employees (36 percent) have been working for 10-19 years and make $15.40 per hour on average.
Certifications and Degrees
Those lacking certification bring in much lower salaries than Registered Nurses, who make about $24.49 per hour. Employees who have a Bachelor of Science in Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN) make the most here, hauling in $28.13 per hour.
When it comes to skills, Phlebotomy seems to bolster pay the most; employees who claim proficiency also enjoy a median income of approximately $15.12 per hour. Scheduling is considered a run-of-the-mill skill; just under one in three of Park Ridge Hospital's people use it regularly. Some other standard skills here are Customer Service, Data Entry, and Electronic Medical Records.
Employees who participated in the survey skew strongly female, with a female-to-male ratio of more than 3 to 1.
Benefits and Perks
Those seeking to set aside retirement funds can rely on several savings options such as a 401(k) plan and a 403(b) plan. A large number of employees can count on health insurance, and a fair number of respondents have dental coverage as a benefit. Park Ridge Hospital employees also enjoy perks such as a casual working environment and tuition reimbursement.