Years of Experience
Those with one to four years of experience at the company can expect to make approximately $53K annually on average. Five to nine years of work experience seem to result in median wages of about $69K per year. Overall, the greater share of Vanderbilt Medical Center folks have 10-19 years of experience and earn an average $67K annually.
Bringing in the most money are Physiatrists — their earnings average $170K per year. Acute Care Nurse Practitioners are a close second at around $88K along with Laboratory Managers ($60K).
Certifications and Degrees
Those lacking certification bring in much lower salaries than Basic Life Support Specialists, who make around $88K annually. Vanderbilt Medical Center compensates Doctorate (PhD)-holders the most at $95K per year.
The best-paying skill to have in this role appears to be Adobe Photoshop; employees who claim this ability report median compensation of approximately $71K annually. Project Management is regularly seen around here; close to one-sixth of those surveyed report it as a core competency. Employees also tend to round out their skills sets with Microsoft Excel, Microsoft Office, and Molecular Biology.
Benefits and Perks
Unfortunately, a minority of employees — about a third of respondents — are presented with both paid vacation and sick leave. It's easy to build up retirement reserves here with programs such as a 403(b) plan and a 401(k) plan. Almost all survey participants report having health insurance, and a strong majority of workers report having dental coverage. Additional benefits of working here are a casual working environment, tuition reimbursement, and life insurance.