By state, California offers the highest pay at $69K annually.
Years of Experience
For those with five to nine years of experience, average earnings amount to approximately $60K per year. The largest slice of the Act, Inc. workforce (33 percent) has been working for one to four years and earns, on average, $61K annually.
Senior Facilities Managers are the best paid with the average salary hovering at $61K per year; Non-Profit Program Managers and Program Project Managers also rank near the top of the list, pulling in about $60K and around $56K, respectively.
Certifications and Degrees
Being a Project Management Professional certainly has its perks — salaries approach approximately $77K annually and far exceed the paychecks of those without certification. On average, salaries rise to around $70K per year for accredited HAZWOPER Certification - 40 Hours. It pays to have a Doctorate (PhD) at Act, Inc. — these employees make the most at $98K annually.
The highest-paying skill in this position seems to be Strategic Planning; individuals who report it as part of the repertoire have a median income of $88K per year. A garden variety skill at Act, Inc. is Project Management; close to a fourth of Act, Inc.'s people use it regularly. Many workers usually know Program Management, Data Analysis, and Microsoft Excel as well.
Benefits and Perks
Unfortunately, a minority of employees — about 37 percent — are presented with both paid vacation and sick leave. Just over a half of workers set aside retirement funds in an employer-sponsored 401(k). Most employees have health insurance, and benefits for nearly all survey participants also include dental insurance. Employees can also look forward to gym membership, flexible hours, a casual working environment, and tuition reimbursement.