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Average Hourly Rate for Texas Children's Hospital Employees

Based in Houston, Texas, Texas Children's Hospital has job openings extending from Registered Nurse to Medical Assistant, viable employment options for those looking to enter the ever-expanding field of healthcare. Excluding overtime pay (which bumps median pay up to $27.26), people who work for Texas Children's Hospital earn a median wage of $22.63 per hour. The most important factor affecting pay for Texas Children's Hospital employees is where you live, though your job title and your experience level play a role as well. This report is based on responses to the PayScale salary survey.

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Employer: Texas Children's Hospital
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About This Company

Houston, Texas 


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Within the company, workers earn the highest pay (an average of approximately $64.63 per hour) in Wisconsin.


Staff Nurses are awarded the highest paychecks, with compensation nearing about $41.55 per hour on average; Neonatal Intensive Care Unit Registered Nurses are next on the list, bringing in close to around $40.00, followed by Registered Nurses earning $28.25 and Administrative Assistants making $21.27. Financial compensation for Medical Assistants is rather low — on average only $13.44 — relative to the rest of the company.

Years of Experience

For those with five to nine years of experience, average earnings amount to approximately $20.16 per hour. Between the one and five year mark, median pay is $22.76 per hour. Overall, the greater share of Texas Children's Hospital folks have 10-19 years of experience and earn an average about $22.15 per hour.

Certifications and Degrees

Those lacking certification bring in much lower salaries than Neonatal Resuscitation Program Participants, who make $38.76 per hour. It pays to have a Bachelor of Science in Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN) at Texas Children's Hospital — these employees make the most at around $40.24 per hour.


The highest-paying skill to have in this role seems to be Pediatrics; employees claiming this as part of the toolbox earn a median of $26.04 per hour. Customer Service is considered a run-of-the-mill skill; close to a seventh of Texas Children's Hospital's people use it regularly. Key skills also include Microsoft Office, Electronic Medical Records, and Scheduling.


Employees who participated in the survey skew strongly female, with a female-to-male ratio of more than 3 to 1.

Benefits and Perks

More than half of workers can rely on paid vacation days, but only one-half of respondents have the luxury of paid sick time. Employees looking to save up for old age can choose from several options including a 403(b) plan, a 401(k) plan, and a company pension plan. Most employees can count on health insurance, and a large number of employees have dental coverage as a benefit. Some other perks are life insurance and tuition reimbursement.

Key Stats for Texas Children's Hospital


84 %
16 %
Hourly Rate
$13 - $32
Hourly Rate
$10 - $29
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 23 votes.
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