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.