Average Hourly Rate for UNM Hospital Employees

UNM Hospital, headquartered in Albuquerque, N.M., is sure to expand as the booming healthcare industry in America continues to grow, with available jobs ranging from Registered Nurse to Medical Assistant. UNM Hospital laborers see wages hovering around $23.52 per hour. Adding overtime bumps the median up to $52.36. Though your experience level is an influential salary factor for those at UNM Hospital, what you do at the company turns out to have the greatest impact on paycheck size. The data for this report comes from responses to the PayScale salary survey.

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Employer: UNM Hospital
Hourly Rate Range by Job
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[-]Registered Nurse (RN) (4)
$21.69 - $38.37  
[-]Registered Nurse (RN) (4)
Hourly Rate$21.69 - $38.37  
[+]Medical Assistant (2)
$10.35 - $16.12  
[+]Medical Assistant (2)
Hourly Rate$10.35 - $16.12  
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Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 30 Mar 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 19

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Albuquerque, New Mexico 


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Years of Experience

Average pay is around $14.12 per hour for those with five to nine years of experience. Overall, the greater share of UNM Hospital folks have one to four years of experience and earn an average about $22.70 per hour.


Bringing in the most money are Registered Nurses — their earnings average $29.34 per hour. Medical Assistants are a close second at $13.29 per hour.

Certifications and Degrees

Those lacking certification bring in much lower salaries than Critical Care Specialists, who make $27.35 per hour. Regarding pay and education, UNM Hospital pays those with a Bachelor of Science in Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN) the most — approximately $30.85.


The highest-paying skill to have may be Phlebotomy; employees who claim proficiency also report a higher average salary of $13.62 per hour. Customer Service is considered a run-of-the-mill skill; just under one in five of UNM Hospital's people use it regularly.

Benefits and Perks

Unfortunately, a minority of employees — about a third of employees — are presented with both paid vacation and sick leave. Quite a few retirement plans are on offer at UNM Hospital, including a 403(b) plan and a 401(k) plan. A large number of workers have health insurance, and benefits for most employees also include dental insurance. Some other advantages of working at UNM Hospital are tuition reimbursement, flexible hours, and supplemental maternity leave.

Key Stats for UNM Hospital


59 %
41 %
Hourly Rate
$14 - $29
Hourly Rate
$20 - $36
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 3 votes.
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