Years of Experience
Those who have five to nine years of work experience see average pay of around $18.64 per hour. The greater proportion of employees (56 percent) report one to four years of experience and bring home median pay of $16.03 per hour.
Purchasing Specialists are the best paid with the average salary hovering at $18.78 per hour; Materials Specialists, Phlebotomists, and Certified Phlebotomists also rank near the top of the list, pulling in about $18.00, approximately $15.44, and $13.00, respectively. Delivery Drivers are among the lowest paid at a median salary of $11.15.
Certifications and Degrees
Those lacking certification bring in much lower salaries than ASCP Certified Phlebotomy Technicians, who make $14.26 per hour. The highest-paying degree here is a Bachelor of Science in Bachelor of Science (BS / BSc); Gulf Coast Regional Blood Center awards approximately $17.51 to these degree-holders.
When it comes to skills, employees who report Negotiation among their abilities seem to make the most, reporting a median income of about $18.78 per hour. A relatively widespread skill at Gulf Coast Regional Blood Center is Phlebotomy; just over two-fifths of employees use it for work. Three more common skills are Customer Service, Microsoft Excel, and Purchasing.
Benefits and Perks
Those seeking to set aside retirement funds can rely on several savings options such as a 403(b) plan and a 401(k) plan. Health insurance comes as part of the deal for a large number of respondents, and a solid majority of workers report receiving dental coverage as well. The company also dishes out perks such as tuition reimbursement.