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Average Salary for Act, Inc. Employees

The average employee at Act, Inc. takes home $65K annually. How long you've been working primarily drives compensation; however, your role at the company is also reported as a secondary influence on salary at Act, Inc. This report is based on answers to PayScale's salary questionnaire.

How This Employer Pays

Act, Inc. typically pays:
above market

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Employer: Act, Inc.
Average Salary Range by Job
Job (Number Reporting)
National Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
[-]Program Manager, Non-Profit Organization (3)
$45,445 - $94,801  
[-]Program Manager, Non-Profit Organization (3)
Salary$46,375 - $90,644  
Total Pay$45,445 - $94,801  
[+]Psychometrician (2)
$43,269 - $125,299  
[+]Psychometrician (2)
Salary$53,544 - $109,825  
Total Pay$43,269 - $125,299  
[+]Senior Research Associate (2)
$45,671 - $127,448  
[+]Senior Research Associate (2)
Salary$55,600 - $121,816  
Total Pay$45,671 - $127,448  
[+]Employee Communications Director (2)
$48,214 - $124,494  
[+]Employee Communications Director (2)
Salary$51,804 - $119,393  
Total Pay$48,214 - $124,494  
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XWhen PayScale has limited employee-submitted data, we base estimated ranges on a broader set of relevant employee profiles to calculate the most accurate ranges for this job at this company.
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 2 Nov 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 41
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Years of Experience

Between the five- and ten-year marks, the average employee earns $86K. By and large, the biggest segment of Act, Inc.'s workforce (36 percent) have been working for one to four years and take home $60K per year.


Within the firm, employees working in Iowa take home the most — about $72K annually on average.


The highest paychecks go to Senior Research Associates, who earn around $106K, closely trailed by Employee Communications Directors (approximately $102K), Psychometricians ($85K), and Non-Profit Program Managers (about $80K).

Certifications and Degrees

Monetary compensation comes to approximately $96K for Project Management Professionals, far surpassing the earnings of non-credentialed workers. Act, Inc. workers who hold a Doctorate (PhD), Psychology are also well compensated, earning $127K on average.


The highest-paying skill to have may be Data Analysis; employees who claim proficiency also report a higher average salary of $127K. A skill that is commonly seen around here is Project Management; just under one in three deem it necessary for work. Some other standard skills here are Marketing Communications, Technical Writing, and Research Analysis.

Benefits and Perks

Only two-fifths of workers for the company enjoy paid vacation days and paid sick time — a rather disappointing finding. Those seeking to set aside retirement funds can rely on several savings options such as a 401(k) plan and a 403(b) plan. Health insurance comes as part of the deal for a strong majority of workers, and the greater part of workers report receiving dental coverage as well. The company also dishes out perks such as tuition reimbursement, a casual working environment, and life insurance.

Key Stats

53 %
47 %
$36,494 - $95,196
$39,175 - $99,966
Less than 1 year
1-4 years
5-9 years
10-19 years
20 years or more
Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 11 votes.

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