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Average Hourly Rate for West Penn Allegheny Health Systems Employees

West Penn Allegheny Health Systems workers report earning an average of $17.17 per hour. Adding overtime compensation raises that to $24.99. The most important factor affecting pay for West Penn Allegheny Health Systems employees is your job title, though how long you've been working and your city play a role as well. This report is based on responses to the PayScale salary survey.

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West Penn Allegheny Health Systems typically pays:
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Employer: West Penn Allegheny Health Systems
Hourly Rate Range by Job
Job (Number Reporting)
National Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
[-]Registered Nurse (RN) (3)
$19.07 - $33.74  
[-]Registered Nurse (RN) (3)
Hourly Rate$19.07 - $33.74  
[+]Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) (2)
$13.85 - $24.45  
[+]Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) (2)
Hourly Rate$13.85 - $24.45  
[+]Unit Secretary (2)
$11.59 - $18.19  
[+]Unit Secretary (2)
Hourly Rate$11.59 - $18.19  
[+]Patient Care Associate (2)
$10.36 - $15.87  
[+]Patient Care Associate (2)
Hourly Rate$10.36 - $15.87  
 Precise Range (?
XPrecise ranges are calculated based on validated data submitted by employees in this job at this company.
)     Estimated Range (?
XWhen PayScale has limited employee-submitted data, we base estimated ranges on a broader set of relevant employee profiles to calculate the most accurate ranges for this job at this company.
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 29 Mar 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 60

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Registered Nurses earn the highest median pay at about $23.15 per hour, followed by Licensed Practical Nurses (around $19.00), Financial Counselors ($17.00), and Office Coordinators (approximately $15.00). Patient Care Associates are among the lowest paid at a median salary of $13.00.

Years of Experience

For those with five to nine years of experience, average earnings amount to $15.26 per hour. When we consider tenure, a substantial portion of employees (33 percent) have been working for one to four years and make $15.80 per hour on average.


Residents of Natrona Heights, Pa. pick up paychecks that are higher than any other city — the median salary is about $21.95 per hour; other top-paying cities include Pittsburgh, Pa. ($17.19) and Monroeville, Pa. (approximately $17.00).

Certifications and Degrees

American Registry of Radiologic Technologists have significantly higher pay than non-accredited workers at around $28.00 per hour. Those with a Bachelor's Degree at West Penn Allegheny Health Systems come out on top, and their salaries approach $21.77 per hour.


In this position, it pays to have Radiology in your toolkit; employees who claim proficiency enjoy a higher median salary of $28.91 per hour. It's pretty common to find people here who know Customer Service; roughly a fourth consider it a key competency. Three more common skills are Scheduling, Insurance, and Phlebotomy.


The number of female employees who completed the survey outweighs the number of men; the female-to-male ratio is more than 3 to 1.

Benefits and Perks

The company pays out both vacation time and sick leave for only 37 percent. West Penn Allegheny Health Systems helps its workers sock away funds for retirement, offering plans such as a 403(b) plan and a company pension plan. A large number of respondents receive health insurance, and a large number of workers get dental coverage. West Penn Allegheny Health Systems folks also make good use of life insurance, tuition reimbursement, and a casual working environment.

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Key Stats for West Penn Allegheny Health Systems


65 %
35 %
Hourly Rate
$12 - $28
Hourly Rate
Less than 1 year
1-4 years
5-9 years
10-19 years
20 years or more

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 7 votes.
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