Years of Experience
Between the one and five year mark, median pay is approximately $65K annually. The greater proportion of employees (32 percent) report five to nine years of experience and bring home median pay of $82K per year.
When it comes to location, the highest average paycheck (around $99K annually) can be spotted in Fremont, Calif.; Marlborough, Mass. (about $83K), Minneapolis, Minn. ($82K), and Valencia, Calif. ($74K) are the next top-paying cities. At about $72K, Boston, Mass. is home to some of the lowest pay in the country. By state, the highest pay levels are found in Illinois, where the average Boston Scientific Corporation employee makes $108K per year.
The highest paychecks go to Medical Device Sales Representatives, who earn an average $88K annually, closely trailed by Senior Manufacturing Engineers ($88K), Medical Devices Quality Engineers (around $80K), and Business Systems Analysts (approximately $70K). With salaries averaging about $64K, Mechanical Engineers are among the lowest paid at Boston Scientific Corporation.
Certifications and Degrees
Licensed Lawyers are compensated at a much higher rate than non-authorized workers, bringing in close to around $172K per year. Acquiring certification to be a Project Management Professional is rewarded with median pay of $143K annually. Regarding salaries and education, Boston Scientific Corporation pays those with a Master of Business Administration (MBA) the most — approximately $113K.
The best-paying skill to have in this role appears to be Product Development; employees who claim this ability report median compensation of $95K per year. A common skill in Boston Scientific Corporation's work force is Project Management; somewhere between a fifth and a fourth of survey participants report using it on the job. Microsoft Excel, Engineering Design, and Microsoft Office were also reported by many survey participants.
Benefits and Perks
Almost all workers plan for retirement by taking advantage of the company-sponsored 401(k) program. Boston Scientific Corporation provides health insurance to nearly all workers, and a large number of workers do receive dental coverage. Boston Scientific Corporation folks also make good use of tuition reimbursement, a casual working environment, a stock purchase plan, life insurance, and a subsidized cell phone.