Years of Experience
Those with one to four years of experience at the company can expect to make $51K per year on average. Respondents who have been working for five to nine years make $70K annually on average. The largest fraction of Vanderbilt Medical Center people (29 percent) have been working for 10-19 years and earn about $62K per year on average.
Physiatrists are the best paid with the average salary hovering at approximately $170K annually; Acute Care Nurse Practitioners also rank near the top of the list, pulling in around $88K per year.
Certifications and Degrees
Those lacking certification bring in much lower salaries than Basic Life Support Specialists, who make $88K annually. The highest-paying degree here is a Doctorate (PhD); Vanderbilt Medical Center awards approximately $95K to these degree-holders.
When it comes to skills, Critical Care seems to bolster pay the most; employees who claim proficiency also enjoy a median income of about $92K per year. One of the more prevalent skills at Vanderbilt Medical Center is Project Management, with close to one-seventh considering it a key competency. Molecular Biology, Microsoft Excel, and Office Management round out the set of key employee skills.
Benefits and Perks
One in three workers — the minority — enjoy both paid vacation and paid sick time. Workers who save for retirement get lots of help because the company offers a number of savings programs including a 403(b) plan and a 401(k) plan. At Vanderbilt Medical Center, a fair number of employees have health insurance, and a solid majority of survey participants have dental coverage. Vanderbilt Medical Center folks also make good use of a casual working environment, tuition reimbursement, and life insurance.