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Average Hourly Rate for Sunrise Senior Living, Inc. Employees

Sunrise Senior Living, Inc. offers employees an average of $12.64 per hour, and overtime earnings push that number up to $16.05. Though what you do at the company and your experience level are influential salary factors for those at Sunrise Senior Living, Inc., geography turns out to have the greatest impact on paycheck size. This overview is based on answers to PayScale's salary questionnaire.

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Sunrise Senior Living, Inc. typically pays:
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Employer: Sunrise Senior Living, Inc.
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.
[-]Certified Nurse Assistant (CNA) (20)
$9.86 - $15.89  
[-]Certified Nurse Assistant (CNA) (20)
Hourly Rate$9.86 - $15.89  
[+]Maintenance Coordinator (8)
$17.23 - $34.42  
[+]Maintenance Coordinator (8)
Hourly Rate$17.23 - $34.42  
[+]Concierge (6)
$8.31 - $16.85  
[+]Concierge (6)
Hourly Rate$8.31 - $16.85  
[+]Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) (5)
$14.30 - $24.76  
[+]Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) (5)
Hourly Rate$14.30 - $24.76  
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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: 30 Mar 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 163

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When it comes to location, the highest average paycheck ($25.10 per hour) can be spotted in Shelby Township, Mich.; Jacksonville, Fla. (about $22.14), Baton Rouge, La. (around $17.00), and Bellevue, Wash. (approximately $12.25) are the next top-paying cities. Bethesda, Md. is one of the lowest-paid cities, with earnings averaging $9.94. By state, Sunrise Senior Living, Inc. employees make the most in Florida, earning $21.86 per hour on average.


Maintenance Coordinators are the best paid with the average salary hovering at $22.57 per hour; Licensed Practical Nurses, Certified Nurse Assistants, and Concierges also rank near the top of the list, pulling in about $18.31, approximately $11.74, and around $11.00, respectively. Among the lower-paid positions at Sunrise Senior Living, Inc. are Caregivers — the median salary for this role approaches $9.50.

Years of Experience

Five to nine years of work experience seem to result in median wages of $16.45 per hour. The largest fraction of Sunrise Senior Living, Inc. people (44 percent) have been working for one to four years and earn $10.86 per hour on average.

Certifications and Degrees

Basic Life Support Specialists receive bigger paychecks ($18.62 per hour) than those without credentials. At Sunrise Senior Living, Inc., employees who hold a Bachelor's Degree receive the highest pay at about $18.75.


In this position, it pays to have Microsoft Office in your toolkit; employees who claim proficiency enjoy a higher median salary of around $18.65 per hour. Elder Care is considered a run-of-the-mill skill; about two-fifths of Sunrise Senior Living, Inc.'s people use it regularly. Other skills in demand are Customer Service, Geriatrics, and Home Health/Home Care.


Women make up the majority of employees who completed the questionnaire for a female-to-male ratio of more than 3 to 1.

Benefits and Perks

30 percent receive paid vacation, and only 22 percent get sick leave. A majority of employees save up for retirement through a 401(k) plan. Perks cover health insurance for a majority of survey participants and dental coverage for a little over a half of workers. Some other perks are tuition reimbursement, life insurance, flexible hours, and a casual working environment.

Key Stats for Sunrise Senior Living, Inc.


77 %
23 %
Hourly Rate
$9 - $17
Hourly Rate
$9 - $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 33 votes.
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