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Average Hourly Rate for UNM Hospital Employees

As healthcare evolves, Albuquerque, New Mexico-based UNM Hospital opens its doors to new talent, seeking candidates for positions stretching from Registered Nurse to Medical Assistant. People employed by UNM Hospital tend to make around $21.52 per hour and $41.39 for overtime hours. Though how long you've been working is an influential salary factor for those at UNM Hospital, your job title turns out to have the greatest impact on paycheck size. The information for this rundown comes from respondents who completed PayScale's salary questionnaire.

Employer: UNM Hospital
Hourly Rate Range by Job
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[-]Registered Nurse (RN) (4)
$21.07 - $37.63  
[-]Registered Nurse (RN) (4)
Hourly Rate$21.07 - $37.63  
[+]Medical Assistant (2)
$10.32 - $16.06  
[+]Medical Assistant (2)
Hourly Rate$10.32 - $16.06  
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Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 8 Nov 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 16
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UNM Hospital Details

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Years of Experience

A tenure of five to ten years results in average pay of $14.12. A typical employee has one to four years of experience and earns about $17.38 per hour.


The highest average salaries go to Registered Nurses, who bring in close to approximately $29.34, though Medical Assistants are not far behind at around $13.29.

Certifications and Degrees

Being a Registered Nurse certainly has its perks — salaries approach $27.56 and far exceed the paychecks of those without certification. Bigger paychecks are awarded to Advanced Cardiac Life Support Specialists with credentials; these people typically earn $26.47 per hour. It pays to have a Bachelor of Science in Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN) at UNM Hospital — these employees make the most at $30.85 per hour.


The best paying skill to have in this role appears to be Pediatrics; employees who claim this ability report median compensation of about $17.82. It's pretty common to find people here who know Phlebotomy; just under one in three consider it a key competency.

Benefits and Perks

Benefits packages do tend to lack paid time off; UNM Hospital gives paid vacation days to a quarter of workers and sick leave to 36 percent. Workers wishing to put aside retirement money are in luck; UNM Hospital sponsors various plans such as a 403(b) plan and a 401(k) plan. Health insurance comes as part of the deal for a solid majority of workers, and a strong majority of workers report receiving dental coverage as well. UNM Hospital folks also make good use of tuition reimbursement and life insurance.

Key Stats

57 %
43 %
Hourly Rate
$14 - $30
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$19 - $31
Less than 1 year
1-4 years
5-9 years
10-19 years
20 years or more
Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 3 votes.

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