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Average Hourly Rate for Texas Children's Hospital Employees

Texas Children's Hospital, headquartered in Houston, Texas, is sure to expand as the booming healthcare industry in America continues to grow, with available jobs ranging from Registered Nurse to Certified Medical Assistant. Employees of Texas Children's Hospital bring in an average of $22.20 per hour — $30.00 for overtime. Texas Children's Hospital paychecks are largely negotiated based on what you do at the company, though your experience level is also considered. This overview is based on answers to PayScale's salary questionnaire.

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Employer: Texas Children's Hospital
Hourly Rate Range by Job
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[-]Registered Nurse (RN) (11)
$24.19 - $44.30  
[-]Registered Nurse (RN) (11)
Hourly Rate$24.19 - $44.30  
[+]Medical Assistant (Certified) (4)
$10.68 - $20.16  
[+]Medical Assistant (Certified) (4)
Hourly Rate$10.68 - $20.16  
[+]Medical Records / Health Information Technician (3)
$11.02 - $17.32  
[+]Medical Records / Health Information Technician (3)
Hourly Rate$11.02 - $17.32  
[+]Pharmacy Technician (3)
$10.69 - $22.43  
[+]Pharmacy Technician (3)
Hourly Rate$10.69 - $22.43  
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Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 5 Nov 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 155
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Years of Experience

A tenure of five to ten years results in average pay of around $18.09. A typical employee has one to four years of experience and earns approximately $22.84 per hour.


Nearing the top of the pay scale are Registered Nurses, Surgical Technologists, Pharmacy Technicians, and Licensed Vocational Nurses; while the first receives the highest median pay at $31.32, the other salaries come in at about $25.40, $18.00, and $17.18, respectively. Earning only $13.44, Medical Assistants make less than most people in the company.

Certifications and Degrees

Monetary compensation comes to about $41.54 for Pediatric Advanced Life Support Specialists, far surpassing the earnings of non-credentialed workers. Registered Nurses with credentials can live quite comfortably; salaries come in at $38.76 per hour. Regarding pay and education, Texas Children's Hospital pays those with a Bachelor of Science in Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN) the most — approximately $41.99.


In this role, the best-paying skill appears to be Pediatrics; individuals who claim it among their capabilities enjoy a higher median salary of around $25.43. One of the more prevalent skills at Texas Children's Hospital is Customer Service, with approximately one-sixth considering it a key competency. Some other standard skills here are Electronic Medical Records , Microsoft Office, and Medical Records.


With a more than 3 to 1 female-to-male ratio, women represent the better half of Texas Children's Hospital's employees.

Benefits and Perks

Benefits include paid time off, but Texas Children's Hospital hands out more vacation days than sick days; more than half of workers report receiving the former, but only half of workers report receiving the latter. Texas Children's Hospital workers get plenty of help saving for their golden years, with retirement savings options such as a 403(b) plan, a company pension plan, and a 401(k) plan. A strong majority of workers can count on health insurance, and a solid majority of workers have dental coverage as a benefit. Texas Children's Hospital also dishes out privileges such as life insurance and tuition reimbursement.

Key Stats

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Rated 5 out of 5
based on 27 votes.

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