When it comes to location, the highest average paycheck ($98K per year) can be spotted in Woodbury, Minn.; Atlanta, Ga. ($82K), New York, N.Y. ($74K), and Kansas City, Mo. (about $68K) are the next top-paying cities. High paychecks are not found in Duluth, Ga.; in fact, at around $47K it is one of the worst-paid cities. Pay rates in the United States are highest in the state of New York, where they average to approximately $76K annually.
Years of Experience
Workers who have been with the company for more than one year but less than five can make $46K per year on average. For those with five to nine years of experience, average earnings amount to $54K annually. Broken down by tenure, the largest share of Assurant, Inc. employees (52 percent) have 10-19 years of experience and earn $72K per year on average.
The highest paychecks go to Executive Assistants, who earn an average about $67K annually, closely trailed by IT Business Analysts (around $53K), Senior Data Analysts (approximately $50K), and IT Security Administrators (around $48K). Operations Analysts are among the lowest paid at a median salary of about $41K.
Certifications and Degrees
Certified Six Sigma Green Belts are compensated at a much higher rate than non-authorized workers, bringing in close to $57K per year. On average, salaries rise to $55K annually for accredited Licensed Claims Adjusters. Assurant, Inc. workers who hold a B.A. in Business Administration are also well compensated, earning $58K on average.
When it comes to skills, employees who report Financial Reporting among their abilities seem to make the most, reporting a median income of approximately $82K per year. A garden variety skill at Assurant, Inc. is Microsoft Excel; approximately one-sixth of Assurant, Inc.'s people use it regularly. Data Analysis, Microsoft Office, and Project Management were also reported by many survey participants.
Benefits and Perks
Paid time off is in short supply here, with only 31 percent receiving paid vacation and 19 percent receiving paid sick days. Nearly all employees participate in a 401(k) program. Nearly all survey participants report having health insurance, and the vast majority of employees report having dental coverage. Some other advantages of working at Assurant, Inc. are life insurance, a casual working environment, tuition reimbursement, and a stock purchase plan.