Some of the skills we found on healthcare recruiter resumes included "phone screens," "background checks," and "job descriptions." We have detailed the most important healthcare recruiter responsibilities below.
After discovering the most helpful skills, we moved onto what kind of education might be helpful in becoming a healthcare recruiter. We found that 78.5% of healthcare recruiters have graduated with a bachelor's degree and 8.7% of people in this position have earned their master's degrees. While most healthcare recruiters have a college degree, you may find it's also true that generally it's possible to be successful in this career with only a high school degree. In fact, our research shows that one out of every nine healthcare recruiters were not college graduates.
The healthcare recruiters who went onto college to earn a more in-depth education generally studied business and human resources management, while a small population of healthcare recruiters studied communication and psychology.
Once you've obtained the level of education you're comfortable with, you might start applying to companies to become a healthcare recruiter. We've found that most healthcare recruiter resumes include experience from Motion Recruitment Partners, Ivy Rehab Physical Therapy, and Iconma. Of recent, Motion Recruitment Partners had 20 positions open for healthcare recruiters. Meanwhile, there are 9 job openings at Ivy Rehab Physical Therapy and 3 at Iconma.
If you're interested in companies where healthcare recruiters make the most money, you'll want to apply for positions at Highmark, St. Mary's Medical Center, and Quintiles Transnational. We found that at Highmark, the average healthcare recruiter salary is $57,206. Whereas at St. Mary's Medical Center, healthcare recruiters earn roughly $56,439. And at Quintiles Transnational, they make an average salary of $55,523.
We also looked into companies who hire healthcare recruiters from the top 100 educational institutions in the U.S. The top three companies that hire the most from these institutions include Aerotek, TEKsystems, and Insight Global.