Neonatal Intensive Care Unit Registered Nurses are the best paid with the average salary hovering at about $33.44 per hour; Emergency Room Registered Nurses, Registered Nurses, and Sterile Processing Technicians also rank near the top of the list, pulling in $32.67, around $31.12, and approximately $15.87, respectively. With salaries averaging $13.81, Certified Medical Assistants are among the lowest paid at Sparrow Hospital.
Years of Experience
Those who have five to nine years of work experience see average pay of $32.11 per hour. When we consider tenure, a substantial portion of employees (54 percent) have been working for one to four years and make $14.92 per hour on average.
Certifications and Degrees
Emergency Nursing Pediatric Specialists are compensated at a much higher rate than non-authorized workers, bringing in close to about $32.67 per hour. It pays to have a Bachelor of Science in Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN) at Sparrow Hospital — these employees make the most at $33.44 per hour.
The highest-paying skill to have may be Medicine / Surgery; employees who claim proficiency also report a higher average salary of around $30.95 per hour. A garden variety skill at Sparrow Hospital is Customer Service; a little less than one-fifth of Sparrow Hospital's people use it regularly. Many workers are also familiar with Emergency/Trauma, Emergency Room, and Critical Care.
Benefits and Perks
A majority of survey participants plan for retirement by taking advantage of the company-sponsored 401(k) program. Almost all workers report having health insurance, and most survey participants report having dental coverage. The list of perks also includes free drinks, life insurance, tuition reimbursement, and 401(a).