Years of Experience
Five to nine years of work experience seem to result in median wages of approximately $69K per year. Overall, the greater share of Altec Industries, Inc. folks have one to four years of experience and earn an average about $51K annually.
When it comes to location, the highest average paycheck ($65K per year) can be spotted in Raleigh, N.C.; Roanoke, Va. (around $57K), St. Joseph, Mo. ($50K), and Birmingham, Ala. ($50K) are the next top-paying cities. At approximately $47K, Elizabethtown, Ky. is home to some of the lowest pay in the country. By state, the highest pay levels are found in California, where the average Altec Industries, Inc. employee makes $69K annually.
Mechanical Engineers are the best paid with the average salary hovering at about $61K per year; Applications Engineers also rank near the top of the list, pulling in $56K annually.
Certifications and Degrees
Monetary compensation comes to around $57K per year for Engineer in Trainings, far surpassing the earnings of non-credentialed workers. On average, salaries rise to $53K annually for accredited Certified SolidWorks Professionals. Employees who have a Bachelor's Degree make the most here, hauling in $57K per year.
The highest-paying skill to have may be Microsoft SQL Server; employees who claim proficiency also report a higher average salary of $76K annually. SolidWorks is regularly seen around here; just under one in three of those surveyed report it as a core competency. Some other standard skills here are Microsoft Office, Computer Aided Design, and AutoCAD.
Benefits and Perks
Nearly all survey participants allocate some part of their earnings to the company-sponsored 401(k) savings plan. A large number of survey participants can count on health insurance, and most respondents have dental coverage as a benefit. Some other advantages of working at Altec Industries, Inc. are tuition reimbursement, life insurance, a casual working environment, and a company cell phone.