Years of Experience
Broken down by tenure, the largest share of Arizona Department of Transportation employees (38 percent) have one to four years of experience and earn about $63K annually on average.
The highest average salaries go to Information Technology Project Managers, who bring in close to $71K per year, though Budget Analysts are not far behind at approximately $56K annually.
Certifications and Degrees
Certified Professional Engineers receive bigger paychecks ($83K per year) than those without credentials.
The best-paying skill to have in this role appears to be Project Management; employees who claim this ability report median compensation of around $73K annually. A relatively widespread skill at Arizona Department of Transportation is Budgeting; around one in three of employees use it for work. Some other standard skills here are Data Analysis, Financial Analysis, and Microsoft Excel.
Benefits and Perks
A lucky few (43 percent) are fortunate enough to be compensated for both vacation and sick time. A large number of employees have health insurance, and benefits for most survey participants also include dental insurance. Perks also include a defined benefit retirement plan and life insurance.