Manufacturing Production Managers are awarded the highest paychecks, with compensation nearing about $120K annually on average; Senior Process Engineers are next on the list, bringing in close to approximately $85K, followed by IT Project Engineers earning $74K and Project Engineers making $69K. Among the lower-paid positions at Berry Plastics Corporation are Human Resources Assistants — the median salary for this role approaches around $38K.
When it comes to location, the highest average paycheck ($111K per year) can be spotted in Chicago, Ill.; Baltimore, Md. (around $73K), Victoria, Texas (about $73K), and Evansville, Ind. ($59K) are the next top-paying cities. High paychecks are not found in Wilkes-barre, Pa.; in fact, at approximately $52K it is one of the worst-paid cities. U.S. pay levels are highest in the state of North Carolina; salaries there average to $76K annually.
Years of Experience
Those who have five to nine years of work experience see average salaries of $58K per year. The largest fraction of Berry Plastics Corporation people (32 percent) have been working for one to four years and earn approximately $48K annually on average.
Certifications and Degrees
Engineer in Trainings receive bigger paychecks ($87K per year) than those without credentials. On average, salaries rise to $82K annually for accredited Senior Human Resources Professionals. Berry Plastics Corporation provides the highest financial reward to those with a B.A. in Bachelor of Arts (BA) — these employees rake in $99K per year.
The highest-paying skill to have may be Employee Relations; employees who claim proficiency also report a higher average salary of about $76K annually. Microsoft Excel is a popular skill in the Berry Plastics Corporation workforce; approximately one in six of those surveyed report putting it to use in their jobs. Many workers are also familiar with Project Management, Microsoft Office, and Data Analysis.
Benefits and Perks
Only 42 percent at Berry Plastics Corporation enjoy paid vacation time, and just one in ten respondents can take sick leave. Most survey participants save up for retirement through a 401(k) plan. At Berry Plastics Corporation, a large number of employees have health insurance, and most workers have dental coverage. Berry Plastics Corporation employees also enjoy perks such as life insurance, tuition reimbursement, a subsidized cell phone, and a casual working environment.