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Average Hourly Rate for Sacred Heart Hospital Employees

Sacred Heart Hospital offers employees an average of $19.00 per hour, with $27.00 for overtime. For the most part, employee paychecks at Sacred Heart Hospital fluctuate depending on your city; what you do at the company and your experience level also matter, but to a lesser degree. This synopsis is derived from the responses of individuals who took PayScale's salary survey.

How This Employer Pays

Sacred Heart Hospital typically pays:
below market
Similar employers pay:
below market
Employer: Sacred Heart Hospital
Hourly Rate Range by Job
Job (Number Reporting)
National Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
[-]Registered Nurse (RN) (7)
$20.99 - $42.60  
[-]Registered Nurse (RN) (7)
Hourly Rate$20.99 - $42.60  
[+]Registered Nurse (RN), Emergency Room (4)
$21.49 - $37.54  
[+]Registered Nurse (RN), Emergency Room (4)
Hourly Rate$21.49 - $37.54  
[+]Nurse Assistant (2)
$9.69 - $15.79  
[+]Nurse Assistant (2)
Hourly Rate$9.69 - $15.79  
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XWhen PayScale has limited employee-submitted data, we base estimated ranges on a broader set of relevant employee profiles to calculate the most accurate ranges for this job at this company.
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 10 Nov 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 50
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Sacred Heart Hospital Details

501 Summit
Yankton, South Dakota 57078

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When it comes to location, the highest average paycheck ($31.83 per hour) can be spotted in Destin; Pensacola ($27.16), Eau Claire (about $25.82), and Allentown (approximately $15.29) are the next top-paying cities. On the lower end is Yankton at $12.50. Pay rates in the United States are highest in the state of Florida, where they average to around $27.46 per hour.


Registered Nurses rake in the most money, with average earnings of $29.18; Emergency Room Registered Nurses come in second with typical earnings amounting to $28.66, and Nurse Assistants rank near the top as well (approximately $12.64).

Years of Experience

Once employees enter the five- to ten-year zone, average pay hits the $15.00 mark. For those with one to four years of experience, paychecks typically reach about $14.00. On the whole, the greater proportion of employees (33 percent) have a tenure of 20 years or more and bring home around $27.54 per hour.

Certifications and Degrees

Monetary compensation comes to about $29.52 for Registered Nurses, far surpassing the earnings of non-credentialed workers. Earning a Trauma Nursing Course Certified certification garners significant financial rewards of around $28.27 per hour. Those with an Associate Degree Nursing (ADN), Associate Degree in Nursing at Sacred Heart Hospital come out on top, and their salaries approach approximately $27.53 per hour.


Skill-wise, employees who report Emergency Room as part of the toolkit report the most money, earning $28.27 on average. One of the more prevalent skills at Sacred Heart Hospital is Insurance, with roughly an eighth considering it a key competency. Many workers usually know Phlebotomy, Acute Care, and Emergency/Trauma as well.


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

Benefits and Perks

Benefits packages do tend to lack paid time off; Sacred Heart Hospital gives paid vacation days to one in four workers and sick leave to 18 percent. Sacred Heart 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. Perks cover health insurance for a fair portion of workers and dental coverage for more than half of workers. Additional benefits of working here are life insurance and tuition reimbursement.

Key Stats

73 %
28 %
Hourly Rate
$10 - $27
Hourly Rate
1-4 years
5-9 years
10-19 years
20 years or more
Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 10 votes.

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