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Average Hourly Rate for UNM Hospital Employees

Headquartered in Albuquerque, N.M., UNM Hospital offers a range of employment opportunities in healthcare, from Registered Nurse to Medical Assistant. Median pay for UNM Hospital workers sits around $23.11 per hour, and overtime compensation can push that up to $58.93. For the most part, employee paychecks at UNM Hospital fluctuate depending on your job title; how long you've been working also matters, but to a lesser degree. This overview is based on answers to PayScale's salary questionnaire.

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Albuquerque, New Mexico 


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Years of Experience

Survey participants who have worked at UNM Hospital for between five and 10 years earn around $23.00 per hour on average. Overall, the greater share of UNM Hospital folks have one to four years of experience and earn an average about $20.18 per hour.


Nearing the top of the pay scale are Registered Nurses and Medical Assistants; the former receives the highest median pay at approximately $28.80 per hour while $13.29 per hour is the norm for the latter.

Certifications and Degrees

Critical Care Specialists have significantly higher pay than non-accredited workers at $27.35 per hour. The highest-paying degree here is a Bachelor's Degree; UNM Hospital awards $28.80 to these degree-holders.


The highest-paying skill to have may be Patient Education; employees who claim proficiency also report a higher average salary of approximately $18.69 per hour. Folks here also tend to know Customer Service; on the survey, around one in five of workers named it in their skills portfolios.

Benefits and Perks

Unfortunately, a minority of employees — about a fifth of respondents — are presented with both paid vacation and sick leave. Those seeking to set aside retirement funds can rely on several savings options such as a 403(b) plan and a 401(k) plan. Almost all respondents report having health insurance, and most respondents report having dental coverage. Employees can also look forward to tuition reimbursement.

Key Stats for UNM Hospital


63 %
38 %
Hourly Rate
$14 - $29
Hourly Rate
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 2 votes.
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