Average Salary for Baxter Healthcare Corporation Employees

Operating out of Deerfield, Ill., health care company Baxter Healthcare Corporation employs talent in positions ranging from Quality Assurance Associate to Senior Mechanical Engineer. The median salary at Baxter Healthcare Corporation is $75K annually. The most important factor affecting pay for Baxter Healthcare Corporation employees is how long you've been working, though where you live and your role at the company play a role as well. The data in this summary comes from the PayScale salary survey.

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Baxter Healthcare Corporation Median Salary by Job


Quality Assurance (QA) Associate
3 profiles

Senior Buyer
2 profiles

Senior Mechanical Engineer
2 profiles

Quality Assurance (QA) / Quality Control (QC) Inspector
2 profiles

Quality Manager
2 profiles

Research Scientist
2 profiles

Quality Control (QC) Associate
2 profiles

  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 21 Jun 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 82
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Deerfield, Illinois 60015


Health care, Surgical and Medical Instruments and Apparatus


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Years of Experience

Workers who have been with the company for more than one year but less than five can make around $62K per year on average. For those with five to nine years of experience, average earnings amount to about $73K annually. The greater proportion of employees (31 percent) report 10-19 years of experience and bring home median pay of $90K per year.


When it comes to location, the highest average paycheck ($93K annually) can be spotted in Los Angeles, Calif.; Miami, Fla. ($93K), Chicago, Ill. (approximately $89K), and Round Lake, Ill. ($80K) are the next top-paying cities. On the lower end is Bloomington, Ind. at around $44K. By state, the highest compensation levels appear in Florida, where the average salary is $93K per year.


Research Scientists are the best paid with the average salary hovering at approximately $98K annually; Regulatory Affairs Specialists, Marketing Managers, and Senior Mechanical Engineers also rank near the top of the list, pulling in about $77K, $72K, and approximately $71K, respectively. Near the bottom at Baxter Healthcare Corporation are Quality Assurance Associates, pulling in an average of just $56K.

Certifications and Degrees

Registered Nurses are compensated at a much higher rate than non-authorized workers, bringing in close to $87K per year. Earning an Engineer in Training certification garners significant financial rewards of around $81K annually on average. Those with a Doctorate (PhD) at Baxter Healthcare Corporation come out on top, and their salaries approach about $120K per year.


The highest-paying skill to have in this role seems to be Operations Management; employees claiming this as part of the toolbox earn a median of $119K annually. A common skill in Baxter Healthcare Corporation's work force is Microsoft Excel; just under one in five of survey participants report using it on the job. Many workers are also familiar with Project Management, Microsoft Office, and Quality Assurance / Quality Control.

Benefits and Perks

Baxter Healthcare Corporation lets only 43 percent take paid vacation and only a quarter of respondents take sick leave. A large number of respondents contribute to 401(k) savings accounts sponsored by the firm. A large number of workers can count on health insurance, and most respondents have dental coverage as a benefit. Some other advantages of working at Baxter Healthcare Corporation are a stock purchase plan, life insurance, a casual working environment, and tuition reimbursement.

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Key Stats for Baxter Healthcare Corporation


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49 %
$51,920 - $97,797
$46,657 - $107,886

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 23 votes.
Less than 1 year
1-4 years
5-9 years
10-19 years
20 years or more
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