Years of Experience
Five to nine years of work experience seem to result in median wages of $64K per year. Between the one and five year mark, median pay is around $40K annually. When we consider tenure, a substantial portion of employees (39 percent) have been working for 10-19 years and make $92K per year on average.
When it comes to location, the highest average paycheck (about $90K annually) can be spotted in the company's headquarter city of Akron, Ohio; Houston, Texas (approximately $69K), Worcester, Mass. ($53K), and Carpentersville, Ill. ($42K) are the next top-paying cities. By state, A. Schulman, Inc. employees make the most in Ohio, earning $89K per year on average.
Nearing the top of the pay scale are Internal Auditors and Logistics Coordinators; the former receives the highest median pay at about $68K annually while around $42K per year is the norm for the latter.
Certifications and Degrees
Being an OSHA Forklift Operator Certification certainly has its perks — salaries approach approximately $52K annually and far exceed the paychecks of those without certification. The highest-paying degree here is a B.A. in Bachelor of Arts (BA); A. Schulman, Inc. awards $87K to these degree-holders.
In this position, it pays to have Risk Management / Risk Control in your toolkit; employees who claim proficiency enjoy a higher median salary of about $80K per year. A garden variety skill at A. Schulman, Inc. is Microsoft Excel; one-fourth of A. Schulman, Inc.'s people use it regularly. Many workers are also familiar with People Management, Microsoft Word, and Microsoft Office.
Benefits and Perks
A fair number of employees participate in the company's 401(k) retirement savings plan. Most respondents have health insurance, and benefits for a solid majority of workers also include dental insurance. Some other perks are a company cell phone and a casual working environment.