Years of Experience
Average pay is typically about $82K for those with five to nine years of experience. Overall, the greater share of Cameron International folks have one to four years of experience and earn $67K annually.
When it comes to location, the highest average paycheck ($96K per year) can be spotted in Lafayette; Little Rock (approximately $95K), Morgan City (around $90K), and the company's headquarter city of Houston ($76K) are the next top-paying cities. Those interested in increasing earning potential should avoid the city of Berwick — at $60K, salaries are some of the lowest in the country. By state, the highest pay levels are found in Arkansas, where the average Cameron International employee makes around $95K annually.
Six Sigma Black Belt Project Managers represent the higher end of the earnings spectrum — in fact, median pay for this job is the highest at approximately $92K — though Instrumentation Engineers, Welding Engineers, and Operations Project Managers also do fairly well at $88K, $85K, and about $82K, respectively. On the lower end are Project Engineers at $63K.
Certifications and Degrees
Being a SAP Certified Application Consultant certainly has its perks — salaries approach around $115K and far exceed the paychecks of those without certification. Becoming a Certified Professional Engineer can certainly pay off here; those folks make $100K. Regarding salaries and education, Cameron International pays those with a Bachelor of Science in Computer Science (CS) the most — approximately $134K.
When it comes to skills, employees who report Product Development among their abilities seem to make the most, reporting a median income of about $104K. A common skill in Cameron International's work force is Project Management; just over a fifth of survey participants report using it on the job. Key skills also include Microsoft Office, Engineering Design, and Microsoft Excel.
Benefits and Perks
To plan for old age, nearly all workers maintain savings accounts through the company's 401(k) plan. The company allows a little more than half of workers to take paid time off for vacation, but only half of workers get paid sick leave. At Cameron International, a solid majority of workers have health insurance, and the greater part of workers have dental coverage. A few more workplace perks are a subsidized cell phone, life insurance, tuition reimbursement, and relocation expenses.