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Average Hourly Rate for Rochester General Hospital Employees

Expected pay for Rochester General Hospital workers is around $19.57 per hour, with overtime bringing in $30.83. At Rochester General Hospital, the biggest piece of the paycheck puzzle is your job title — it impacts salary more than anything else — though your experience level and your city each factor into the equation as well. The data for this snapshot was collected from individuals who took PayScale's salary survey.

How This Employer Pays

Rochester General Hospital typically pays:
below market
Similar employers pay:
below market
Employer: Rochester General Hospital
Hourly Rate Range by Job
Job (Number Reporting)
National Data (?
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[-]Registered Nurse (RN) (9)
$24.06 - $40.27  
[-]Registered Nurse (RN) (9)
Hourly Rate$24.06 - $40.27  
[+]Medical Transcriptionist (4)
$11.95 - $20.04  
[+]Medical Transcriptionist (4)
Hourly Rate$11.95 - $20.04  
[+]Certified Nurse Assistant (CNA) (3)
$9.50 - $14.86  
[+]Certified Nurse Assistant (CNA) (3)
Hourly Rate$9.50 - $14.86  
[+]Nurse, Intensive Care Unit (ICU) (2)
$20.88 - $28.76  
[+]Nurse, Intensive Care Unit (ICU) (2)
Hourly Rate$20.88 - $28.76  
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Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 7 Nov 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 78
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Rochester General Hospital Details

1425 Portland Ave
Rochester, New York 14621

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Bringing in the most money are Registered Nurses — their earnings average approximately $31.43. Emergency Room Registered Nurses are a close second at $29.24 along with Intensive Care Unit Nurses (about $24.25) and Certified Professional Coders ($17.50). Among the lower-paid positions at Rochester General Hospital are Certified Nurse Assistants — typical salaries for this role approach $11.85.

Years of Experience

For employees with five to ten years at the company, wages tend to be at the around $21.16 mark. Between the one and five year mark, pay is typically $18.33. Broken down by tenure, the largest number of Rochester General Hospital employees (30 percent) have 20 years or more of experience and typically earn around $25.64 per hour.

Certifications and Degrees

Monetary compensation comes to $31.30 for Advanced Cardiac Life Support Specialists, far surpassing the earnings of non-credentialed workers. Earning a Pediatric Advanced Life Support Specialist certification garners significant financial rewards of approximately $30.70 per hour. Those with a Bachelor of Science in Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN) at Rochester General Hospital come out on top, and their salaries approach about $31.28 per hour.


In this position, it pays to have Medicine / Surgery in your toolkit; employees who claim proficiency enjoy a higher median salary of $33.20. It's pretty common to find people here who know Acute Care; roughly an eighth consider it a key competency. Employees also tend to round out their skills sets with Intensive Care Unit , Customer Service, and Geriatrics.


With a more than 3 to 1 female-to-male ratio, women represent the better half of Rochester General Hospital's employees.

Benefits and Perks

The benefits packages at Rochester General Hospital can sometimes lack paid time off; one in three workers get paid vacation days, and 22 percent receive paid sick leave. Rochester General Hospital helps its workers sock away funds for retirement, offering plans such as a 403(b) plan, a 401(k) plan, and a company pension plan. A fair portion of workers can count on health insurance, and most workers have dental coverage as a benefit. Advantages of working here also include life insurance and tuition reimbursement.

Key Stats

81 %
19 %
Hourly Rate
$12 - $27
Hourly Rate
$17 - $28
Less than 1 year
1-4 years
5-9 years
10-19 years
20 years or more
Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 21 votes.

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