Average Salary for Vanderbilt Medical Center Employees

Operating out of Nashville, Tenn., Vanderbilt Medical Center employs talent in positions ranging from Laboratory Manager to Advanced Registered Nurse Practitioner. A salary of $54K annually is the median rate at Vanderbilt Medical Center. Though how long you've been working is an influential salary factor for those at Vanderbilt Medical Center, 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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2101 West End Avenue
Nashville, Tennessee 37240


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Years of Experience

Between the one and five year mark, median pay is about $54K per year. Overall, the greater share of Vanderbilt Medical Center folks have five to nine years of experience and earn an average $69K annually.


The highest average salaries go to Acute Care Nurse Practitioners, who bring in close to $88K per year, though Advanced Registered Nurse Practitioners are not far behind at around $83K along with Information Technology Project Managers (approximately $75K) and Laboratory Managers ($61K).

Certifications and Degrees

Monetary compensation comes to $88K annually for Acute Care Nurse Practitioners, far surpassing the earnings of non-credentialed workers. On average, salaries rise to around $85K per year for accredited Advanced Cardiac Life Support Specialists. The best paid folks at Vanderbilt Medical Center have a Bachelor of Science in Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN), earning $92K annually.


The highest-paying skill to have may be People Management; employees who claim proficiency also report a higher average salary of approximately $79K per year. One of the more prevalent skills at Vanderbilt Medical Center is Project Management, with somewhere between a fifth and a fourth considering it a key competency. Employees also tend to round out their skills sets with Microsoft Excel, Data Analysis, and Operations Management.

Benefits and Perks

29 percent — the minority — enjoy both paid vacation and paid sick time. It's easy to build up retirement reserves here with programs such as a 403(b) plan and a 401(k) plan. Perks cover health insurance for most workers and dental coverage for the larger part of survey participants. Perks also include tuition reimbursement, a casual working environment, and life insurance.

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Key Stats for Vanderbilt Medical Center


59 %
41 %
$43,114 - $81,489
$40,857 - $96,581
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 21 votes.

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