Operating Room Registered Nurses are awarded the highest paychecks, with compensation nearing around $42.00 per hour on average; Registered Nurses are next on the list, bringing in close to $32.00, followed by Research Associates earning $25.19 and Certified Pharmacy Technicians making about $17.83. With salaries averaging approximately $14.33, Unit Secretaries are among the lowest paid at Cancer Treatment Centers of America.
Years of Experience
Those with one to four years of experience at the company can expect to make $19.88 per hour on average. Those who have five to nine years of work experience see average pay of around $18.86 per hour. The greater proportion of employees (30 percent) report 10-19 years of experience and bring home median pay of $28.50 per hour.
When it comes to location, the highest average paycheck ($30.84 per hour) can be spotted in Tulsa, Okla.; Philadelphia, Pa. ($28.85), Goodyear, Ariz. (about $26.25), and Newnan, Ga. (approximately $24.02) are the next top-paying cities. Zion, Ill. is one of the lowest-paid cities, with earnings averaging $16.38. By state, Pennsylvania offers the highest pay at $28.85 per hour.
Certifications and Degrees
Those lacking certification bring in much lower salaries than Advanced Cardiac Life Support Specialists, who make about $36.18 per hour. Regarding pay and education, Cancer Treatment Centers of America pays those with a Bachelor of Science in Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN) the most — approximately $37.97.
When it comes to skills, Telemetry seems to bolster pay the most; employees who claim proficiency also enjoy a median income of $33.97 per hour. Oncology is regularly seen around here; just under a fourth of those surveyed report it as a core competency. Data Entry, Acute Care, and Customer Service are also desirable skills.
Benefits and Perks
Paid time off is in short supply here, with only 38 percent receiving paid vacation and 29 percent receiving paid sick days. A strong majority of workers participate in a 401(k) program. For almost all employees, benefits include health insurance, and most workers get dental coverage, too. Cancer Treatment Centers of America employees also enjoy perks such as tuition reimbursement, gym membership, free drinks, and life insurance.