Average Salary for Altec Industries, Inc. Employees

Altec Industries, Inc. pays its employees $53K annually on average. The most important factor affecting pay for Altec Industries, Inc. employees is where you live, though your role at the company and how long you've been working play a role as well. This report is based on answers to PayScale's salary questionnaire.

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Altec Industries, Inc. Median Salary by Job


Mechanical Engineer
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Human Resources (HR) Generalist
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Mechanical Engineering Technologist
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  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 27 Jun 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 38
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When it comes to location, the highest average paycheck ($76K per year) can be spotted in Sacramento, Calif.; Duluth, Minn. ($73K), Roanoke, Va. (approximately $64K), and Elizabethtown, Ky. ($53K) are the next top-paying cities. At about $48K, St. Joseph, Mo. is home to some of the lowest pay in the country. Across Altec Industries, Inc.'s U.S. offices, employees in the state of Minnesota earn the most, taking home around $73K annually.


The highest average salaries go to Mechanical Engineers, who bring in close to $73K per year, though Human Resources Generalists are not far behind at $53K along with Mechanical Engineering Technologists earning $48K.

Years of Experience

For those with one to four years of experience, median paychecks reach around $60K annually. The greater proportion of employees (28 percent) report five to nine years of experience and bring home median pay of about $70K per year.

Certifications and Degrees

Salaries approach approximately $81K annually for Engineer in Trainings; non-accredited workers make much less. Acquiring certification to be a Certified Welder is rewarded with median pay of about $41K per year. Those with a B.A. in Bachelor of Arts (BA) at Altec Industries, Inc. come out on top, and their salaries approach $70K annually.


In this position, it pays to have Project Management in your toolkit; employees who claim proficiency enjoy a higher median salary of approximately $70K per year. Engineering Design also popped up often in the survey as an important skill; one in seven of employees surveyed report using it at work. Microsoft Office, C# Programming Language, and SolidWorks round out the set of key employee skills.

Benefits and Perks

Paid time off is in short supply here, with only 29 percent receiving paid vacation and an eighth of survey participants receiving paid sick days. To plan for old age, almost all respondents maintain savings accounts through the company's 401(k) plan. For the vast majority of employees, benefits include health insurance, and the vast majority of survey participants get dental coverage, too. Some other perks are life insurance, tuition reimbursement, a company cell phone, and a casual working environment.

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Key Stats for Altec Industries, Inc.


21 %
79 %
$40,695 - $56,138
$38,312 - $69,927

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 9 votes.
Less than 1 year
1-4 years
5-9 years
10-19 years
20 years or more
$39,808 - $72,468
Bachelor of Science, Mechanical Engineering (BSME)
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