Years of Experience
Those who have five to nine years of work experience see average salaries of about $73K per year. Workers who have been with the company for more than one year but less than five can make around $60K annually on average. The greater proportion of employees (29 percent) report 10-19 years of experience and bring home median pay of $88K per year.
When it comes to location, the highest average paycheck (approximately $93K annually) can be spotted in Miami, Fla.; Los Angeles, Calif. ($80K), Chicago, Ill. ($80K), and Round Lake, Ill. (approximately $79K) are the next top-paying cities. Bloomington, Ind. ranks low on the pay scale — at $43K, it is one of the lowest-paid cities. By state, Georgia offers the highest pay at around $83K per year.
Quality Managers are the best paid with the average salary hovering at $83K annually; Senior Buyers, Senior Mechanical Engineers, and Regulatory Affairs Associates also rank near the top of the list, pulling in $76K, about $71K, and approximately $56K, respectively. Among the lower-paid positions at Baxter Healthcare Corporation are Quality Control Inspectors — the median salary for this role approaches about $46K.
Certifications and Degrees
Those lacking certification bring in much lower salaries than Registered Nurses, who make around $87K per year. On average, salaries rise to $81K annually for accredited Engineer in Trainings. The highest-paying degree here is a Doctorate (PhD); Baxter Healthcare Corporation awards $120K 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 $110K per year. Microsoft Office is regularly seen around here; a little less than a fifth of those surveyed report it as a core competency. Three more common skills are Microsoft Excel, Project Management, and Data Analysis.
Benefits and Perks
As part of compensation, Baxter Healthcare Corporation gives paid vacation to 42 percent and paid sick leave to 28 percent. A large number of survey participants report contributing to a 401(k). Almost all workers report having health insurance, and most respondents report having dental coverage. Baxter Healthcare Corporation employees also enjoy perks such as a stock purchase plan, a casual working environment, tuition reimbursement, and life insurance.