Emergency Room Registered Nurses are the best paid with the average salary hovering at $23.57 per hour; Registered Nurses, Sonographers, and Licensed Practical Nurses also rank near the top of the list, pulling in around $22.84, about $20.79, and approximately $14.98, respectively. Among the lower-paid positions at Gulf Coast Medical Center are Unit Secretaries — the median salary for this role approaches $10.58.
Years of Experience
Respondents who have been working for five to nine years make $22.96 per hour on average. The largest fraction of Gulf Coast Medical Center people (41 percent) have been working for one to four years and earn about $18.36 per hour on average.
By state, Gulf Coast Medical Center pays its Florida employees the most; the pay rate there is $19.63 per hour.
Certifications and Degrees
Trauma Nursing Course Certifieds are compensated at a much higher rate than non-authorized workers, bringing in close to $32.18 per hour. It pays to have an Associate Degree Nursing (ADN) at Gulf Coast Medical Center — these employees make the most at $29.13 per hour.
The highest-paying skill to have may be Pediatrics; employees who claim proficiency also report a higher average salary of around $23.32 per hour. It's pretty common to find people here who know Emergency Room; roughly one in five consider it a key competency. Electronic Medical Records, Medical Records, and Medical Terminology round out the set of key employee skills.
Gulf Coast Medical Center's employees who participated in the survey are more likely to be female — the female-to-male ratio is more than 3 to 1.
Benefits and Perks
18 percent receive paid vacation, and only a quarter of workers get sick leave. Nearly all survey participants set aside retirement funds in an employer-sponsored 401(k). Health insurance is part of the package for a fair number of workers, and for a majority of workers, dental coverage is too. Perks also include life insurance and tuition reimbursement.