Licensed Practical Nurses are awarded the highest paychecks, with compensation nearing $21.00 per hour on average; Recruiters are next on the list, bringing in close to $20.73, followed by Credentialing Specialists earning around $17.50 and Paraeducators making approximately $11.00. Financial compensation for Personal Care Assistants is rather low — on average only $11.00 — relative to the rest of the company.
When it comes to location, the highest average paycheck (about $18.00 per hour) can be spotted in Atlanta, Ga.; Philadelphia, Pa. ($17.50), Pittsburgh, Pa. ($16.00), and Phoenix, Ariz. (approximately $11.00) are the next top-paying cities. By state, Delta-T Group pays its Maryland employees the most; the pay rate there is $20.00 per hour.
Years of Experience
Respondents who have been working for five to nine years make around $15.00 per hour on average. When we consider tenure, a substantial portion of employees (61 percent) have been working for one to four years and make about $14.75 per hour on average.
Certifications and Degrees
Salaries approach approximately $29.50 per hour for Advanced Cardiac Life Support Specialists; non-accredited workers make much less. Regarding pay and education, Delta-T Group pays those with a Graduate Certificate, Practical Nursing the most — around $25.50.
In this role, the best-paying skill appears to be Elder Care; individuals who claim it among their capabilities enjoy a higher median salary of $30.00 per hour. Activities for Children also popped up often in the survey as an important skill; nearly one-sixth of employees surveyed report using it at work. Other top skills include Home Health/Home Care, Pediatrics, and Full-Cycle Recruiting.
Benefits and Perks
Slightly less than a third of workers participate in the company's 401(k) retirement savings plan. Approximately one-half of workers receive health insurance, and over a third of workers get dental coverage. Some other perks are a company cell phone.