Nearing the top of the pay scale are Senior Vice Presidents of Operations, Category Managers, Business Managers, and Business Development Managers; while the first receives the highest median pay at $125K annually, the other salaries come in at $55K, around $54K, and $47K, respectively. Retail Analysts are among the lowest paid at a median salary of approximately $31K.
When it comes to location, the highest average paycheck (about $90K per year) can be spotted in Grand Rapids, Mich.; Hackensack, N.J. ($85K), Cincinnati, Ohio ($65K), and the company's headquarter city of Jacksonville, Fla. (about $65K) are the next top-paying cities. Norfolk, Va. is near the bottom for pay at around $35K. Acosta Sales & Marketing Company, Inc. workers in New Jersey earn the most — approximately $85K annually on average.
Years of Experience
Between the one and five year mark, median pay is $43K per year. Those who have five to nine years of work experience see average salaries of about $48K annually. Broken down by tenure, the largest share of Acosta Sales & Marketing Company, Inc. employees (27 percent) have 10-19 years of experience and earn $63K per year on average.
Certifications and Degrees
Those with a Master of Business Administration (MBA), Business & Marketing at Acosta Sales & Marketing Company, Inc. come out on top, and their salaries approach approximately $141K annually.
In this role, the best-paying skill appears to be Project Management; individuals who claim it among their capabilities enjoy a higher median salary of $81K per year. It's pretty common to find people here who know Microsoft Excel; just under a third consider it a key competency. Data Analysis, Microsoft Office, and Customer Relationship Management were also reported by many survey participants.
Benefits and Perks
Just 30 percent receive paid time off. A large number of employees allocate some part of their earnings to the company-sponsored 401(k) savings plan. A solid majority of respondents can count on health insurance, and a solid majority of employees have dental coverage as a benefit. A few more workplace perks are a subsidized cell phone, a casual working environment, tuition reimbursement, and life insurance.