Clinical Research Coordinators rake in the most money, with average earnings of around $36.75 per hour; Licensed Practical Nurses come in second with average earnings amounting to approximately $17.49, while Administrative Assistants and Receptionists rank near the top as well (about $17.01 and $14.00, respectively). Earning only $13.56 on average, Medical Assistants make less than most people in the company.
When it comes to location, the highest average paycheck ($36.75 per hour) can be spotted in Cincinnati, Ohio; Sunrise, Fla. (about $19.50), Plantation, Fla. (around $16.76), and Charlottesville, Va. ($16.31) are the next top-paying cities. At $14.95, Newark, Del. is home to some of the lowest pay in the country. The highest pay by state can be found in Ohio, where pay average out at approximately $36.11 per hour.
Years of Experience
For those with five to nine years of experience, average earnings amount to $18.04 per hour. For those with one to four years of experience, median paychecks reach around $13.75 per hour. Broken down by tenure, the largest share of Pediatric Associates employees (40 percent) have 10-19 years of experience and earn $16.63 per hour on average.
Certifications and Degrees
Monetary compensation comes to about $19.00 per hour for Basic Life Support Specialists, far surpassing the earnings of non-credentialed workers. At Pediatric Associates, employees who hold a Bachelor's Degree receive the highest pay at approximately $20.63.
The highest-paying skill to have in this role seems to be Pediatrics; employees claiming this as part of the toolbox earn a median of $15.81 per hour. A relatively widespread skill at Pediatric Associates is Customer Service; just under a fifth of employees use it for work. Other skills in demand are Scheduling, Phlebotomy, and Electronic Medical Records.
Women make up the majority of employees who completed the questionnaire for a female-to-male ratio of more than 3 to 1.
Benefits and Perks
A majority of respondents take advantage of the 401(k) plan that Pediatric Associates sponsors. Pediatric Associates provides health insurance to the larger part of survey participants, and more than two-fifths of workers do receive dental coverage.