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Average Hourly Rate for Rochester General Hospital Employees

As healthcare evolves, Rochester, N.Y.-based Rochester General Hospital opens its doors to new talent, seeking candidates for positions stretching from Registered Nurse to Medical Transcriptionist. Excluding overtime pay (which bumps median pay up to $31.13), people who work for Rochester General Hospital earn a median wage of $19.80 per hour. Your job title is the biggest factor affecting pay for Rochester General Hospital workers, followed by your experience level and your city. This report is based on answers to PayScale's salary questionnaire.

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Employer: Rochester General Hospital
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1425 Portland Ave
Rochester, New York 14621

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The highest average salaries go to Registered Nurses, who bring in close to around $31.03 per hour, though Registered Respiratory Therapists are not far behind at about $29.42 along with Licensed Practical Nurses ($16.62) and Medical Transcriptionists ($16.03). With salaries averaging $11.75, Anesthesia Technicians are among the lowest paid at Rochester General Hospital.

Years of Experience

For those with five to nine years of experience, average earnings amount to approximately $22.75 per hour. Overall, the greater share of Rochester General Hospital folks have one to four years of experience and earn an average $15.55 per hour.

Certifications and Degrees

Monetary compensation comes to about $31.19 per hour for Advanced Cardiac Life Support Specialists, far surpassing the earnings of non-credentialed workers. At Rochester General Hospital, employees who hold a Bachelor of Science in Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN) receive the highest pay at approximately $30.20.


The highest-paying skill in this position seems to be Medicine / Surgery; individuals who report it as part of the repertoire have a median income of $33.20 per hour. Intensive Care Unit is regularly seen around here; about a seventh of those surveyed report it as a core competency. Acute Care, Geriatrics, and Emergency Room round out the set of key employee skills.

Benefits and Perks

Paid time off is scarce, with only about one in five survey participants receiving paid vacation and around an eighth of workers receiving sick leave. Rochester General Hospital workers get plenty of help saving for their golden years, with retirement savings options such as a 403(b) plan, a 401(k) plan, and a company pension plan. A fair number of employees can count on health insurance, and a solid majority of respondents have dental coverage as a benefit. Perks also include life insurance and tuition reimbursement.

Key Stats for Rochester General Hospital


73 %
27 %
Hourly Rate
$13 - $30
Hourly Rate
$11 - $23
Less than 1 year
1-4 years
5-9 years
10-19 years
20 years or more

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 19 votes.
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