Nearing the top of the pay scale are Physician Assistants, Radiology Managers, Nurse Case Managers, and Assistant Professors; while the first receives the highest median pay at approximately $108K per year, the other salaries come in at $86K, around $79K, and $69K, respectively. Near the bottom at Suny Upstate are Office Managers, pulling in an average of just about $51K.
Years of Experience
Respondents who have been working for five to nine years make $47K annually on average. Those with one to four years of experience at the company can expect to make $46K per year on average. Overall, the greater share of Suny Upstate folks have 10-19 years of experience and earn an average about $63K annually.
Certifications and Degrees
Physician Assistant-Certifieds earn around $104K per year, far more than their non-accredited counterparts. Acquiring certification to be a Advanced Cardiac Life Support Specialist is rewarded with median pay of approximately $97K annually. Regarding salaries and education, Suny Upstate pays those with a Bachelor's Degree the most — $74K.
When it comes to skills, Oncology seems to bolster pay the most; employees who claim proficiency also enjoy a median income of $66K per year. Microsoft Office also popped up often in the survey as an important skill; around a seventh of employees surveyed report using it at work. Other skills in demand are Scheduling, Microsoft Excel, and Regulatory Compliance.
Benefits and Perks
Only half of survey participants at Suny Upstate enjoy paid vacation time, and just two-fifths of employees can take sick leave. Suny Upstate workers get plenty of help saving for their golden years, with retirement savings options such as a 401(k) plan, a 403(b) plan, and a company pension plan. Nearly all workers have health insurance, and benefits for a large number of workers also include dental insurance. Other privileges include tuition reimbursement and defined contribution (dc) retirement plan.