Years of Experience
Respondents who have been working for five to nine years make $80K annually on average. For those with one to four years of experience, median paychecks reach about $68K per year. When we consider tenure, a substantial portion of employees (30 percent) have been working for 10-19 years and make around $89K annually on average.
The highest average salaries go to Process Engineers, who bring in close to $78K per year, though Supply Chain Planners are not far behind at approximately $60K along with Executive Assistants earning $49K.
Residents of Grand Rapids, Mich. pick up paychecks that are higher than any other city — the median salary is about $76K annually; other top-paying cities include Buena Park, Calif. ($76K) and Ada, Mich. ($65K). By state, Amway Corporation pays its California employees the most; the pay rate there is around $76K per year.
Certifications and Degrees
Salaries approach $76K annually for Engineer in Trainings; non-accredited workers make much less. Earning a Lean Six Sigma Certification certification garners significant financial rewards of approximately $74K per year on average. Those with a Master of Business Administration (MBA) at Amway Corporation come out on top, and their salaries approach around $89K annually.
In this role, the best-paying skill appears to be Engineering Design; individuals who claim it among their capabilities enjoy a higher median salary of $98K per year. Process Improvement also popped up often in the survey as an important skill; roughly one in four of employees surveyed report using it at work. Microsoft Excel, Microsoft Word, and Chemical Process Engineering were also reported by many survey participants.
Benefits and Perks
The vast majority of survey participants take advantage of the 401(k) plan that Amway Corporation sponsors. Perks cover health insurance for most workers and dental coverage for most respondents. The company also dishes out perks such as tuition reimbursement, gym membership, life insurance, flexible hours, and a subsidized cell phone.