Years of Experience
For those with five to nine years of experience, average earnings amount to $69K annually. Overall, the greater share of Vanderbilt Medical Center folks have one to four years of experience and earn an average $57K per year.
Advanced Registered Nurse Practitioners represent the higher end of the earnings spectrum — in fact, median pay for this job is the highest at $83K annually — though Laboratory Managers, Physical Therapists, and Grants Managers also do fairly well at approximately $61K, around $61K, and about $59K, respectively. Research Analysts at Vanderbilt Medical Center do not see much in the way of financial compensation and represent one of the lower-paid positions (around $35K on average) at the company.
Certifications and Degrees
Salaries approach $91K per year for Project Management Professionals; non-accredited workers make much less. Bigger paychecks are awarded to Advanced Registered Nurse Practitioners with credentials; these people earn $83K annually on average. The highest-paying degree here is a Master of Science in Nursing (MSN); Vanderbilt Medical Center awards $85K to these degree-holders.
In this role, the best-paying skill appears to be Medicine / Surgery; individuals who claim it among their capabilities enjoy a higher median salary of about $79K per year. Folks here also tend to know Project Management; on the survey, one in seven of workers named it in their skills portfolios. Three more common skills are Data Analysis, Clinical Research, and People Management.
Benefits and Perks
Just a quarter of respondents receive paid time off. Workers can easily stock up on retirement savings by participating in several options such as a 403(b) plan and a 401(k) plan. At Vanderbilt Medical Center, most survey participants have health insurance, and most employees have dental coverage. The company also dishes out perks such as tuition reimbursement, life insurance, and a casual working environment.