Earning $70K on average, Mechanical Engineers receive the most money, followed by Manufacturing Engineers ($61K) and Applications Engineers (approximately $56K).
When it comes to location, the highest average paycheck (about $57K annually) can be spotted in Roanoke; Birmingham ($51K), St. Joseph (around $50K), and Elizabethtown ($47K) are the next top-paying cities. By state, Altec Industries, Inc. pays its California employees the most; the pay rate there is $69K per year.
Years of Experience
For those with one to four years of experience, paychecks typically reach $54K. The largest fraction of Altec Industries, Inc. people (29 percent) have been working for five to nine years and earn about $59K annually.
Certifications and Degrees
Monetary compensation comes to approximately $58K for Engineer in Trainings, far surpassing the earnings of non-credentialed workers. Certified SolidWorks Professionals with credentials can live quite comfortably; salaries come in at around $53K per year. Altec Industries, Inc. compensates Bachelor of Engineering in Mechanical Engineering (ME)-holders the most at $70K annually.
The highest-paying skill to have may be Project Management; employees who claim proficiency also report a higher average salary of $78K. A common skill in Altec Industries, Inc.'s work force is SolidWorks; more than a third of survey participants report using it on the job. Employees also tend to round out their skills sets with Microsoft Office, Computer Aided Design, and Manufacturing Process Engineering.
Benefits and Perks
Almost all workers report contributing to a 401(k). A strong majority of workers receive health insurance, and a solid majority of workers get dental coverage. Advantages of working here also include life insurance, tuition reimbursement, a subsidized cell phone, and a casual working environment.