Years of Experience
Survey participants who have worked at Altec Industries, Inc. for between five and 10 years earn $59K annually on average. The greater proportion of employees (32 percent) report one to four years of experience and bring home median pay of $51K per year.
When it comes to location, the highest average paycheck ($65K annually) can be spotted in Raleigh, N.C.; Roanoke, Va. (about $57K), St. Joseph, Mo. (around $55K), and Birmingham, Ala. (approximately $48K) are the next top-paying cities. Expected earnings are below average ($47K) in Elizabethtown, Ky., one of the lowest-paid cities. Within the firm, employees working in California take home the most — $69K per year on average.
Typically, Mechanical Engineers are the best paid with salaries hovering at around $61K annually.
Certifications and Degrees
Monetary compensation comes to approximately $58K per year for Engineer in Trainings, far surpassing the earnings of non-credentialed workers. Certified SolidWorks Professionals with credentials can live quite comfortably; median salaries come in at about $53K annually. Employees who have a Bachelor's Degree make the most here, hauling in $62K per year.
In this role, the best-paying skill appears to be Microsoft SQL Server; individuals who claim it among their capabilities enjoy a higher median salary of around $76K annually. SolidWorks also popped up often in the survey as an important skill; one-fifth of employees surveyed report using it at work. Employees also tend to know Microsoft Office, Data Analysis, and Technical Sales.
Benefits and Perks
Almost all employees participate in a 401(k) program. For the vast majority of workers, benefits include health insurance, and most employees get dental coverage, too. The list of perks also includes life insurance, tuition reimbursement, a casual working environment, and a subsidized cell phone.