When it comes to location, the highest average paycheck (approximately $42.75 per hour) can be spotted in Philadelphia, Pa.; Delhi, N.Y. ($21.80), Delaware, Ohio ($20.00), and Columbus, Ohio (around $15.55) are the next top-paying cities. Across its U.S. offices, the state of Pennsylvania pays Delaware County the most — about $22.08 per hour on average.
Bringing in the most money are Registered Nurse Supervisors — their earnings average $36.75 per hour. Fleet Managers are a close second at about $22.21 along with Deputy Clerks (approximately $15.50).
Years of Experience
Workers who have been with the company for more than one year but less than five can make $11.89 per hour on average. Those who have five to nine years of work experience see average pay of $16.99 per hour. The greater proportion of employees (33 percent) report 20 years or more of experience and bring home median pay of $24.49 per hour.
Certifications and Degrees
Being a Home Care Coding Specialist - Diagnosis certainly has its perks — salaries approach around $47.45 per hour and far exceed the paychecks of those without certification. Delaware County compensates Bachelor of Science in Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN)-holders the most at $46.00 per hour.
When it comes to skills, Clinical Supervision seems to bolster pay the most; employees who claim proficiency also enjoy a median income of approximately $36.75 per hour. Customer Service is a popular skill among Delaware County workers, with nearly one-seventh of those surveyed reporting using it on the job. Other skills in demand are Data Entry, Case Management, and Equipment Maintenance.
Benefits and Perks
36 percent — the minority — enjoy both paid vacation and paid sick time. Delaware County helps its workers sock away funds for retirement, offering plans such as a company pension plan, a 401(k) plan, and a 403(b) plan. Health insurance is part of the package for nearly all workers, and for a fair number of employees, dental coverage is too. Some other advantages of working at Delaware County are life insurance and comp time.