Average Salary for Act, Inc. Employees

A typical Act, Inc. employee can expect to make $65K annually. For the most part, employee paychecks at Act, Inc. fluctuate depending on how long you've been working; your role at the company also matters, but to a lesser degree. The data for this report comes from responses to the PayScale salary survey.

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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)
$44,671 - $94,476  
[-]Program Manager, Non-Profit Organization (3)
Salary$45,330 - $89,746  
Total Pay$44,671 - $94,476  
[+]Senior Research Associate (3)
$62,129 - $141,887  
[+]Senior Research Associate (3)
Salary$58,761 - $137,836  
Total Pay$62,129 - $141,887  
[+]Psychometrician (2)
$50,249 - $120,138  
[+]Psychometrician (2)
Salary$51,510 - $109,675  
Total Pay$50,249 - $120,138  
[+]Employee Communications Director (2)
$50,312 - $126,586  
[+]Employee Communications Director (2)
Salary$51,482 - $119,032  
Total Pay$50,312 - $126,586  
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Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 2 Nov 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 43
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Years of Experience

For those with five to nine years of experience, average earnings amount to $86K. The largest fraction of Act, Inc. people (36 percent) have been working for one to four years and earn $60K per year.


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


Senior Research Associates represent the higher end of the earnings spectrum — in fact, median pay for this job is the highest at about $106K — though Employee Communications Directors, Psychometricians, and Non-Profit Program Managers also do fairly well at around $102K, approximately $85K, and about $80K, respectively.

Certifications and Degrees

Salaries approach $96K for Project Management Professionals; non-accredited workers make much less. The highest-paying degree here is a Doctorate (PhD), Psychology; Act, Inc. awards approximately $127K to these degree-holders.


In this role, the best-paying skill appears to be Data Analysis; individuals who claim it among their capabilities enjoy a higher median salary of around $127K. Project Management also popped up often in the survey as an important skill; slightly less than a third of employees surveyed report using it at work. Many workers are also familiar with Marketing Communications, Technical Writing, and Research Analysis.

Benefits and Perks

When it comes to employee benefits, Act, Inc. has room for improvement — only two-fifths of workers are paid for vacation and sick time. The firm looks out for its employees by sponsoring assorted retirement savings plans 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. Other privileges include tuition reimbursement, a casual working environment, and life insurance.

Key Stats for Act, Inc.


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

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 11 votes.

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