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Average Hourly Rate for Willis-Knighton Medical Center Employees

On average, Willis-Knighton Medical Center employees receive $19.42 per hour, not counting the $29.68 for overtime. Your experience level is the biggest factor affecting pay for Willis-Knighton Medical Center workers, followed by your role at the company and your city. Responses to the PayScale salary survey provided the data for this report.

How This Employer Pays

Willis-Knighton Medical Center typically pays:
above market

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Employer: Willis-Knighton Medical Center
Hourly Rate Range by Job
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National Data (?
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[-]Registered Nurse (RN), Operating Room (3)
$17.75 - $27.12  
[-]Registered Nurse (RN), Operating Room (3)
Hourly Rate$17.75 - $27.12  
[+]Registered Nurse (RN) (3)
$19.32 - $34.34  
[+]Registered Nurse (RN) (3)
Hourly Rate$19.32 - $34.34  
[+]Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) (3)
$11.87 - $19.49  
[+]Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) (3)
Hourly Rate$11.87 - $19.49  
[+]Clinical Laboratory Scientist (2)
$16.49 - $27.67  
[+]Clinical Laboratory Scientist (2)
Hourly Rate$16.49 - $27.67  
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Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 7 Nov 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 38
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Willis-Knighton Medical Center Details

Shreveport, Louisiana


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Years of Experience

Staying at the company for five to ten years brings notable financial rewards; the average income in this window is $17.43 per hour. To sum up, the greater portion of employees here (54 percent) have worked in their field for one to four years and now make $19.66 per hour.


Typically, Registered Nurses are the best paid with salaries hovering at about $24.47; Clinical Laboratory Scientists, Operating Room Registered Nurses, and Licensed Practical Nurses also rank near the top of the list, pulling in approximately $21.40, around $20.05, and $16.00, respectively.

Certifications and Degrees

Advanced Cardiac Life Support Specialists receive bigger paychecks (around $22.00) than those without credentials. Basic Life Support Specialists with credentials can live quite comfortably; salaries come in at $22.00 per hour. The best paid folks at Willis-Knighton Medical Center have a Bachelor's Degree, earning $24.03 per hour.


The highest paying skill to have in this role seems to be Telemetry; employees claiming this as part of the toolbox earn a median of about $24.05. One of the more prevalent skills at Willis-Knighton Medical Center is Family Practice, with close to one-seventh considering it a key competency. Other skills in demand are Operating Room / OR, Pediatrics, and Acute Care.

Benefits and Perks

As for time away from work, Willis-Knighton Medical Center does compensate more than half of workers for vacation days, but only about 44 percent can take paid time off due to illness. With an eye toward the future, Willis-Knighton Medical Center offers several choices in retirement planning such as a 401(k) plan, a 403(b) plan, and a defined benefit retirement plan. For a solid majority of workers, benefits include health insurance, and a fair portion of workers get dental coverage, too. Some other advantages of working at Willis-Knighton Medical Center are life insurance, a defined benefit retirement plan, and tuition reimbursement.

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Key Stats

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$11 - $23
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$17 - $25
Less than 1 year
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5-9 years
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Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 11 votes.

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