Earning around $29.21 per hour on average, Operating Room Registered Nurses receive the most money, followed by Cytotechnologists ($28.36), Medical Technologists ($25.33), and Registered Nurses (about $24.83). Patient Care Technicians make an average approximately $12.70, close to the bottom of the company pay scale.
Years of Experience
Average pay is $17.55 per hour for those with five to nine years of experience. Overall, the greater share of Barnes Jewish Hospital folks have one to four years of experience and earn an average approximately $21.80 per hour.
Residents of St. Louis, Mo. pick up paychecks that are higher than any other city — the median salary is about $23.29 per hour; other top-paying cities include Belleville, Ill. ($16.80) and St. Peters, Mo. ($10.70). The highest pay by state can be found in Missouri, where pay average out at $23.01 per hour.
Certifications and Degrees
Pediatric Advanced Life Support Specialists receive bigger paychecks (around $27.24 per hour) than those without credentials. The best paid folks at Barnes Jewish Hospital have a Master of Science in Nursing (MSN), earning $45.00 per hour.
The best-paying skill to have in this role appears to be Intensive Care Unit; employees who claim this ability report median compensation of about $27.19 per hour. Folks here also tend to know Acute Care; on the survey, just under a fourth of workers named it in their skills portfolios. Some other standard skills here are Medicine / Surgery, Cardiology, and Critical Care.
At Barnes Jewish Hospital, there are significantly more females who responded to the questionnaire than males — the female-to-male ratio is more than 3 to 1.
Benefits and Perks
Company compensation for vacation days and sick leave is awarded to only 18 percent. With an eye toward the future, Barnes Jewish Hospital offers several choices in retirement planning such as a 401(k) plan, a company pension plan, and a 403(b) plan. For most survey participants, benefits include health insurance, and a large number of employees get dental coverage, too. The company also dishes out perks such as life insurance and tuition reimbursement.