Median pay is highest in San Jose (approximately $137K per year), followed by Boston ($121K), Austin (around $112K), and Chicago ($88K). Approaching the lower end of the pay scale (at $68K) is Houston. BMC Software, Inc. workers in New Jersey earn the most — about $138K annually on average.
The highest paychecks go to Senior Software Engineers, who earn $120K, closely trailed by Senior Counsels (about $113K), Information Technology Project Managers (approximately $95K), and Senior Database Administrators ($77K). Finance Analysts are among the lowest paid at $53K.
Years of Experience
For those who claim five to nine years of work experience, pay generally amounts to around $83K. Workers who have been with the company for more than one year but less than five can typically make $60K. A typical employee has 10-19 years of experience and earns around $110K per year.
Certifications and Degrees
Certified ITIL Leaders are compensated at a much higher rate than non-authorized workers, bringing in close to approximately $105K. Becoming a Certified Public Accountant can certainly pay off here; those folks make $99K. BMC Software, Inc. workers who hold a Master of Business Administration (MBA) are also well compensated, earning $125K on average.
The highest-paying skill in this position seems to be Project Management; individuals who report it as part of the repertoire have a median income of about $110K. Folks here also tend to know Microsoft Excel; on the survey, just under one in five of workers named it in their skills portfolios. A typical employee's toolkit also contains Financial Analysis, Windows Operating System General Use, and Microsoft Office.
Benefits and Perks
The benefits packages at BMC Software, Inc. can sometimes lack paid time off; 31 percent get paid vacation days, and 22 percent receive paid sick leave. Almost all workers plan for retirement by taking advantage of the company-sponsored 401(k) program. Health insurance is part of the package for the greater part of workers, and for most workers, dental coverage is too. Advantages of working here also include a company cell phone, a casual working environment, life insurance, and free drinks.