The highest paychecks go to Registered Nurses, who earn an average approximately $38.62 per hour, closely trailed by Staff Nurses ($35.61), Neonatal Intensive Care Unit Registered Nurses ($35.02), and Medical Technologists (about $29.70). On the lower end are Medical Assistants at around $13.50 on average.
Years of Experience
For those with one to four years of experience, median paychecks reach $22.37 per hour. For those with five to nine years of experience, average earnings amount to around $23.77 per hour. Broken down by tenure, the largest share of Texas Children's Hospital employees (34 percent) have 10-19 years of experience and earn $24.34 per hour on average.
Certifications and Degrees
Salaries approach $42.98 per hour for Advanced Cardiac Life Support Specialists; non-accredited workers make much less. Texas Children's Hospital provides the highest financial reward to those with a Bachelor of Science in Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN) — these employees rake in $33.35 per hour.
When it comes to skills, employees who report Pediatrics among their abilities seem to make the most, reporting a median income of approximately $30.29 per hour. Customer Service is a popular skill among Texas Children's Hospital workers, with one-eighth of those surveyed reporting using it on the job. Employees also tend to round out their skills sets with Acute Care, Scheduling, and Data Entry.
With a more than 3 to 1 female-to-male ratio, women represent the better half of Texas Children's Hospital's employees who responded to the survey.
Benefits and Perks
The company does pay out vacation and sick days, but these benefits are received by only 18 percent. Quite a few retirement plans are on offer at Texas Children's Hospital, including a 401(k) plan, a 403(b) plan, and a company pension plan. The vast majority of employees have health insurance, and benefits for a large number of survey participants also include dental insurance. Advantages of working here also include tuition reimbursement and a casual working environment.