The highest paychecks go to Physical Therapist Assistants, who earn an average $35.00 per hour, closely trailed by Hospice Registered Nurses ($26.98), Registered Nurses (about $25.52), and Licensed Practical Nurses ($20.00). Earning only approximately $11.50 on average, Certified Nurse Assistants make less than most people in the company.
Years of Experience
For those who claim five to nine years of work experience, pay on average amounts to around $19.25 per hour. Broken down by tenure, the largest share of Agape Senior employees (52 percent) have one to four years of experience and earn $21.50 per hour on average.
Residents of Rock Hill, S.C. pick up paychecks that are higher than any other city — the median salary is approximately $29.00 per hour; other top-paying cities include Walterboro, S.C. ($26.45) and Columbia, S.C. ($16.00).
Certifications and Degrees
Licensed Physical Therapist Assistants receive bigger paychecks (about $34.39 per hour) than those without credentials. It pays to have an Associate of Applied Science (AAS) at Agape Senior — these employees make the most at around $35.00 per hour.
The highest-paying skill in this position seems to be Hospice Care; individuals who report it as part of the repertoire have a median income of about $27.01 per hour. Geriatrics is considered a run-of-the-mill skill; over a third of Agape Senior's people use it regularly. Employees also tend to round out their skills sets with Long Term Care, Home Health/Home Care, and Hospice.
At Agape Senior, there are significantly more females who responded to the questionnaire than males — the female-to-male ratio is more than 3 to 1.
Benefits and Perks
The larger part of workers take advantage of the 401(k) plan that Agape Senior sponsors. Agape Senior provides health insurance to a little over a half of workers, and a majority of respondents do receive dental coverage. Privileges also include a company cell phone and life insurance.