Nearing the top of the pay scale are Clinical Pharmacists, Nurse Practitioners, Registered Nurses, and Desktop Support Technicians; while the first receives the highest median pay at approximately $67.32, the other salaries come in at $62.45, around $55.50, and about $24.50, respectively. Among the lower-paid positions at Sutter Health are Certified Medical Assistants — typical salaries for this role approach $14.59.
Years of Experience
Average pay is typically $27.86 for those with five to nine years of experience. Overall, the greater share of Sutter Health folks have one to four years of experience and earn $24.57 per hour.
Median pay is highest in San Mateo ($47.11 per hour), followed by Modesto (about $46.26), Oakland (approximately $39.82), and Vallejo (around $39.00). Expected earnings are below average ($26.23) in Sacramento, one of the lowest-paid cities.
Certifications and Degrees
Oncology Certified Nurses earn $60.00, far more than their non-accredited counterparts. Bigger paychecks are awarded to Registered Nurses with credentials; these people typically earn around $55.80 per hour. Sutter Health workers who hold a Bachelor of Science in Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN) are also well compensated, earning approximately $57.93 on average.
The highest-paying skill to have may be Oncology; employees who claim proficiency also report a higher average salary of $61.04. Customer Service is a popular skill among Sutter Health workers, with approximately one-seventh of those surveyed reporting using it on the job. Key skills also include Microsoft Office, Electronic Medical Records, and Case Management.
Benefits and Perks
Company benefits — namely paid time off for both vacation and sick leave — are received by just a third of workers. The firm looks out for its employees by sponsoring assorted retirement savings plans such as a 403(b) plan, a 401(k) plan, and a company pension plan. A strong majority of workers have health insurance, and benefits for a solid majority of workers also include dental insurance. Privileges also include tuition reimbursement and life insurance.