Service Delivery Managers are the best paid with the average salary hovering at around $101K annually; Information Technology Project Managers, Information Technology Managers, and Network Engineers also rank near the top of the list, pulling in approximately $85K, $83K, and $74K, respectively. Process Analysts are among the lowest paid at a median salary of $40K.
When it comes to location, the highest average paycheck (about $122K per year) can be spotted in Dallas, Texas; San Jose, Calif. (around $105K), Austin, Texas ($103K), and New York, N.Y. ($91K) are the next top-paying cities. High paychecks are not found in Orlando, Fla.; in fact, at approximately $62K it is one of the worst-paid cities. U.S. pay levels are highest in the state of Texas; salaries there average to $110K annually.
Years of Experience
Respondents who have been working for five to nine years make about $72K per year on average. For those with one to four years of experience, median paychecks reach $53K annually. When we consider tenure, a substantial portion of employees (44 percent) have been working for 10-19 years and make $90K per year on average.
Certifications and Degrees
Being a Project Management Professional certainly has its perks — salaries approach around $108K annually and far exceed the paychecks of those without certification. Certified ScrumMasters also rank high on the pay scale, with expected average earnings of $106K per year. Regarding salaries and education, Atos Origin pays those with a Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) the most — about $150K.
When it comes to skills, Microsoft Excel seems to bolster pay the most; employees who claim proficiency also enjoy a median income of approximately $92K annually. One of the more prevalent skills at Atos Origin is Project Management, with slightly less than a fourth considering it a key competency. Key skills also include Information Technology Support, Information Technology Infrastructure Library, and Microsoft Office.
Benefits and Perks
A large number of employees report contributing to a 401(k). At Atos Origin, a fair number of respondents have health insurance, and a solid majority of employees have dental coverage. Some other advantages of working at Atos Origin are a subsidized cell phone, a casual working environment, life insurance, optional telecommute / work from home, and flexible hours.