When it comes to location, the highest average paycheck (approximately $145K per year) can be spotted in Atlanta, Ga.; New York, N.Y. (around $75K), Los Angeles, Calif. ($73K), and San Francisco, Calif. (about $45K) are the next top-paying cities. At $28K, Pittsburgh, Pa. is home to some of the lowest pay in the country. By state, the highest compensation levels appear in New York, where the average salary is $75K annually.
Years of Experience
For those who claim five to nine years of work experience, pay on average amounts to around $54K per year. Broken down by tenure, the largest share of CBS Corporation employees (40 percent) have one to four years of experience and earn approximately $45K annually on average.
Earning $105K per year on average, Senior Business Analysts receive the most money, followed by News Producers (about $102K), Marketing Directors ($76K), and Television Promotions Producers ($69K). Earning only about $46K on average, Public Relations Coordinators make less than most people in the company.
Certifications and Degrees
The highest-paying degree here is a B.A. in Communication; CBS Corporation awards $81K to these degree-holders.
The highest-paying skill to have may be Marketing Communications; employees who claim proficiency also report a higher average salary of approximately $116K annually. A relatively widespread skill at CBS Corporation is Project Management; just under one-fifth of employees use it for work. Video Editing, Microsoft Office, and Media / Public Relations are also desirable skills.
Benefits and Perks
Company benefits — namely paid time off for both vacation and sick leave — are received by just one in four workers. CBS Corporation sponsors a 401(k) program, and the vast majority of workers use this option to save for their retirement. Health insurance is part of the package for most respondents, and for a large number of workers, dental coverage is too. Some other advantages of working at CBS Corporation are life insurance, stock options, a casual working environment, and a company cell phone.