At about $10.58, Augusta, Ga. is home to some of the lowest pay in the country. Pay rates in the United States are highest in the state of Florida, where they average to around $24.00 per hour.
Pediatric Occupational Therapists are the best paid with the average salary hovering at $35.19 per hour; Physical Therapist Assistants, Office Managers, and Personal Care Attendants also rank near the top of the list, pulling in $23.70, $17.13, and approximately $11.09, respectively. Direct Support Professionals at United Cerebral Palsy (UCP) do not see much in the way of financial compensation and represent one of the lower-paid positions ($10.17 on average) at the company.
Years of Experience
Average pay is about $16.79 per hour for those with five to nine years of experience. The largest fraction of United Cerebral Palsy (UCP) people (44 percent) have been working for one to four years and earn around $12.15 per hour on average.
Certifications and Degrees
Salaries approach $50.50 per hour for Clinical Competence in Speech-Language Pathology Certificate Holders; non-accredited workers make much less. The highest-paying degree here is a Master of Arts (MA); United Cerebral Palsy (UCP) awards $50.50 to these degree-holders.
The best-paying skill to have in this role appears to be Pediatrics; employees who claim this ability report median compensation of approximately $35.19 per hour. Home Health/Home Care is a popular skill among United Cerebral Palsy (UCP) workers, with one in six of those surveyed reporting using it on the job. Key skills also include Case Management, Training, and Long Term Care.
Benefits and Perks
Paid time off is hard to come by at United Cerebral Palsy (UCP); the company rewards only 35 percent with paid vacation time and only a quarter of employees with sick leave. It's easy to build up retirement reserves here with programs such as a 401(k) plan and a 403(b) plan. For a strong majority of workers, benefits include health insurance, and a majority of employees get dental coverage, too. Some other advantages of working at United Cerebral Palsy (UCP) are flexible hours, a casual working environment, and a company cell phone.