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$33 per hour
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  • Updated: 10 Nov 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 451
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Earning around $56.95 per hour on average, Registered Nurses receive the most money, followed by Emergency Room Registered Nurses (about $56.24), Operating Room Registered Nurses (approximately $53.46), and Physical Therapists ($50.42). Patient Services Representatives make an average $18.20, close to the bottom of the company pay scale.

Years of Experience

Respondents who have been working for five to nine years make $29.89 per hour on average. The largest slice of the Sutter Health workforce (35 percent) has been working for one to four years and earns, on average, around $25.74 per hour.


When it comes to location, the highest average paycheck (about $35.85 per hour) can be spotted in Oakland, Calif.; San Francisco, Calif. ($33.41), Santa Rosa, Calif. ($29.75), and Sacramento, Calif. (approximately $29.14) are the next top-paying cities. Approaching the lower end of the pay scale (at $24.04) is Roseville, Calif. By state, the highest pay levels are found in California, where the average Sutter Health employee makes $30.79 per hour.

Certifications and Degrees

Monetary compensation comes to about $58.22 per hour for Registered Nurses, far surpassing the earnings of non-credentialed workers. The best paid folks at Sutter Health have a Bachelor of Science in Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN), earning approximately $60.00 per hour.


The highest-paying skill to have in this role seems to be Microsoft Excel; employees claiming this as part of the toolbox earn a median of around $25.54 per hour. A common skill in Sutter Health's work force is Customer Service; about one in seven of survey participants report using it on the job. Many workers usually know Electronic Medical Records, Microsoft Office, and Scheduling as well.

Benefits and Perks

The company pays out both vacation time and sick leave for only 19 percent. Workers can easily stock up on retirement savings by participating in several options such as a 403(b) plan, a 401(k) plan, and a company pension plan. A large number of employees have health insurance, and benefits for most employees also include dental insurance. Perks also include tuition reimbursement and life insurance.

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Key Stats for Sutter Health


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33 %
Hourly Rate
$18 - $50
Hourly Rate
$19 - $43

Job Satisfaction

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Rated 5 out of 5
based on 155 votes.
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