Years of Experience
Those with one to four years of experience at the company can expect to make $61K annually on average. Broken down by tenure, the largest share of Act, Inc. employees (36 percent) have five to nine years of experience and earn approximately $61K per year on average.
U.S. pay levels are highest in the state of California; salaries there average to about $137K annually.
Senior Research Associates represent the higher end of the earnings spectrum — in fact, median pay for this job is the highest at $105K per year — though Psychometricians, Non-Profit Program Managers, and Senior Facilities Managers also do fairly well at $85K, around $80K, and $61K, respectively. Act, Inc. hands out some of the smallest paychecks to Executive Secretaries (approximately $38K on average).
Certifications and Degrees
Salesforce Certified Administrators receive bigger paychecks (about $62K annually) than those without credentials. Those with a Doctorate (PhD), Psychology at Act, Inc. come out on top, and their salaries approach around $127K per year.
In this position, it pays to have Research Analysis in your toolkit; employees who claim proficiency enjoy a higher median salary of $112K annually. Project Management is regularly seen around here; just under a third of those surveyed report it as a core competency. Three more common skills are Microsoft Excel, Technical Writing, and Marketing Communications.
Benefits and Perks
The company is somewhat lacking in the benefits department, and only 36 percent report compensation for sick days and vacation time. Those seeking to set aside retirement funds can rely on several savings options such as a 401(k) plan and a 403(b) plan. Perks cover health insurance for most employees and dental coverage for most survey participants. Act, Inc. employees also enjoy perks such as a casual working environment, tuition reimbursement, and flexible hours.