Average Hourly Rate for Select Specialty Hospitals Employees

Select Specialty Hospitals offers employees an average of $24.71 per hour, and overtime earnings push that number up to $36.17. Your role at the company primarily drives compensation; however, geography and how long you've been working are also reported as secondary influences on salary at Select Specialty Hospitals. This overview is based on answers to PayScale's salary questionnaire.

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How This Employer Pays

Select Specialty Hospitals typically pays:
below market
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below market
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Employer: Select Specialty Hospitals
Hourly Rate Range by Job
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[-]Registered Nurse (RN) (37)
$21.48 - $35.63  
[-]Registered Nurse (RN) (37)
Hourly Rate$21.48 - $35.63  
[+]Certified Nurse Assistant (CNA) (14)
$9.83 - $14.15  
[+]Certified Nurse Assistant (CNA) (14)
Hourly Rate$9.83 - $14.15  
[+]Respiratory Therapist (7)
$19.02 - $37.09  
[+]Respiratory Therapist (7)
Hourly Rate$19.02 - $37.09  
[+]Registered Respiratory Therapist (RRT) (4)
$18.39 - $32.98  
[+]Registered Respiratory Therapist (RRT) (4)
Hourly Rate$18.39 - $32.98  
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Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 21 Nov 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 142
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About This Company

Select Specialty Hospital

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RN Charge Nurses are awarded the highest paychecks, with compensation nearing $34.25; Respiratory Therapists are next on the list, bringing in close to about $28.99, followed by Registered Nurses earning $27.43 and Registered Respiratory Therapists making around $24.00. Nursing Assistants are among the lowest paid at approximately $11.00.


Median pay is highest in Phoenix ($31.64 per hour), followed by Milwaukee ($28.38), Augusta (approximately $27.96), and Erie ($23.45). High paychecks are not found in Oklahoma City; in fact, at about $10.02 it is one of the worst-paid cities. By state, Select Specialty Hospitals employees make the most in Pennsylvania, earning around $29.96 per hour on average.

Years of Experience

Those with one to four years of experience at the company can expect to make $18.00. Overall, the greater share of Select Specialty Hospitals folks have five to nine years of experience and earn around $23.59 per hour.

Certifications and Degrees

Advanced Cardiac Life Support Specialists have significantly higher pay than non-accredited workers at about $27.85. Acquiring certification to be a Basic Life Support Specialist is rewarded at $27.64 per hour. Those with an Associate Degree Nursing (ADN) at Select Specialty Hospitals come out on top, and their salaries approach $29.25 per hour.


The highest-paying skill in this position seems to be Intensive Care Unit; individuals who report it as part of the repertoire have a median income of approximately $28.78. A relatively widespread skill at Select Specialty Hospitals is Acute Care; a majority of employees use it for work. Many workers usually know Telemetry, Long Term Care, and Medicine / Surgery as well.


Select Specialty Hospitals' employees are more likely to be female — the female-to-male ratio is more than 3 to 1.

Benefits and Perks

Company compensation for vacation days and sick leave is awarded to only 36 percent. Quite a few retirement plans are on offer at Select Specialty Hospitals, including a 401(k) plan and a 403(b) plan. Health insurance comes as part of the deal for most workers, and a fair portion of workers report receiving dental coverage as well. Employees can also look forward to life insurance, tuition reimbursement, and private medical insurance (pmi).

Key Stats for Select Specialty Hospitals


85 %
15 %
Hourly Rate
$12 - $31
Hourly Rate
$10 - $31
Less than 1 year
1-4 years
5-9 years
10-19 years
20 years or more

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 27 votes.

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