Years of Experience
Five to nine years of work experience seem to result in median wages of about $60K annually. Broken down by tenure, the largest share of Ariel Corporation employees (53 percent) have one to four years of experience and earn around $54K per year on average.
Bringing in the most money are Electrical Engineers — their earnings average approximately $61K annually. Manufacturing Engineers are a close second at $54K per year.
Certifications and Degrees
Certified Six Sigma Green Belts earn $54K annually, far more than their non-accredited counterparts. The highest-paying degree here is a B.A. in Bachelor of Arts (BA); Ariel Corporation awards $64K to these degree-holders.
In this role, the best-paying skill appears to be Operations Management; individuals who claim it among their capabilities enjoy a higher median salary of about $72K per year. A skill that is commonly seen around here is Microsoft Office; slightly less than a fourth deem it necessary for work. SolidWorks, Engineering Design, and Lean Manufacturing are also desirable skills.
The number of male employees who participated in the survey outweighs the number of women; the male-to-female ratio is more than 3 to 1.
Benefits and Perks
A solid majority of employees report contributing to a 401(k). For the vast majority of respondents, benefits include health insurance, and a large number of employees get dental coverage, too. The list of perks also includes relocation expenses.