Average Salary for Bridgestone Americas Employees

Bridgestone Americas is a tires firm headquartered in Nashville, Tenn. that hires for Electrical Engineer positions, Retail Store Manager roles, and more. An average Bridgestone Americas employee can expect to make $64K per year. At Bridgestone Americas, the biggest piece of the paycheck puzzle is your experience level — it impacts salary more than anything else — though your job title and geography each factor into the equation as well. The data for this overview comes from answers to PayScale's salary questionnaire.

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Bridgestone Americas Median Salary by Job


Electrical Engineer
6 profiles

Automotive Technician
5 profiles

Retail Store Manager
5 profiles

Process Engineer
4 profiles

Automotive Service Technician / Mechanic
4 profiles

Corporate Trainer
3 profiles

Industrial Engineer
3 profiles

  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 25 Jun 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 160
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Nashville, Tennessee 

Tires, Rubber Products

Source: Freebase

Years of Experience

Between the one and five year mark, median pay is $60K annually. The largest fraction of Bridgestone Americas people (28 percent) have been working for five to nine years and earn approximately $68K per year on average.


The highest paychecks go to Senior Financial Analysts, who earn an average $77K annually, closely trailed by Electrical Engineers (about $73K), Corporate Trainers ($73K), and Retail Store Managers (around $61K). On the lower end are Auto Mechanics at $44K on average.


When it comes to location, the highest average paycheck (about $94K per year) can be spotted in Augusta, Ga.; Akron, Ohio (around $85K), the company's headquarter city of Nashville, Tenn. ($77K), and Charlotte, N.C. ($75K) are the next top-paying cities. Aiken, S.C. ranks low on the pay scale — at approximately $61K, it is one of the lowest-paid cities. Across Bridgestone Americas' U.S. offices, employees in the state of Indiana earn the most, taking home $81K annually.

Certifications and Degrees

Those lacking certification bring in much lower salaries than Engineer in Trainings, who make approximately $77K per year. Acquiring certification to be a State Inspection Licence is rewarded with median pay of $70K annually. Regarding salaries and education, Bridgestone Americas pays those with a Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) the most — about $96K.


The highest-paying skill to have in this role seems to be People Management; employees claiming this as part of the toolbox earn a median of $81K per year. One of the more prevalent skills at Bridgestone Americas is Project Management, with approximately one in five considering it a key competency. Other top skills include Microsoft Excel, Data Analysis, and Microsoft Office.

Benefits and Perks

The benefits packages at Bridgestone Americas can sometimes lack paid time off; a third of survey participants get paid vacation days, and 23 percent receive paid sick leave. A strong majority of survey participants set aside retirement funds in an employer-sponsored 401(k). Most workers report having health insurance, and a large number of employees report having dental coverage. Privileges also include tuition reimbursement, life insurance, relocation expenses, and flexible hours.

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Key Stats for Bridgestone Americas


19 %
81 %
$40,931 - $78,712
$42,282 - $87,592

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 52 votes.
Less than 1 year
1-4 years
5-9 years
10-19 years
20 years or more
$52,000 - $91,231
$40,851 - $82,690
Bachelor of Science, Mechanical Engineering (BSME)
$57,990 - $79,837
$60,629 - $89,574
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