Operating Room Registered Nurses represent the higher end of the earnings spectrum — in fact, median pay for this job is the highest at about $31.75 per hour — though Registered Nurses, Registered Nurse (RN), Critical Cares, and Sterile Processing Technicians also do fairly well at approximately $26.65, $26.04, and around $17.25, respectively. Near the bottom at Cleveland Clinic Hospital are Patient Services Representatives, pulling in an average of just $14.34.
Years of Experience
Those who have five to nine years of work experience see average pay of $19.20 per hour. The largest slice of the Cleveland Clinic Hospital workforce (41 percent) has been working for one to four years and earns, on average, $16.11 per hour.
When it comes to location, the highest average paycheck (about $26.80 per hour) can be spotted in Fort Lauderdale, Fla.; Cleveland, Ohio (approximately $24.01), Akron, Ohio ($21.00), and Weston, Fla. (around $19.00) are the next top-paying cities. High paychecks are not found in Mayfield Heights, Ohio; in fact, at $12.97 it is one of the worst-paid cities. By state, Cleveland Clinic Hospital pays its Ohio employees the most; the pay rate there is $22.28 per hour.
Certifications and Degrees
Monetary compensation comes to $27.17 per hour for Registered Nurses, far surpassing the earnings of non-credentialed workers. Regarding pay and education, Cleveland Clinic Hospital pays those with a Bachelor of Science in Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN) the most — about $32.17.
Employees who count Medicine / Surgery among their skills enjoy higher pay; the median for this group is approximately $26.98 per hour. Telemetry is a popular skill in the Cleveland Clinic Hospital workforce; approximately one in seven of those surveyed report putting it to use in their jobs. Some other standard skills here are Acute Care, Customer Service, and Intensive Care Unit.
Benefits and Perks
Workers wishing to put aside retirement money are in luck; Cleveland Clinic Hospital sponsors various plans such as a 401(k) plan and a 403(b) plan. Health insurance comes as part of the deal for most workers, and a fair number of survey participants report receiving dental coverage as well. Cleveland Clinic Hospital folks also make good use of tuition reimbursement, life insurance, 401(a), and gym membership.