Nearing the top of the pay scale are Operations Project Managers and Chemists; the former receives the highest median pay at $105K annually while $43K per year is the norm for the latter.
Years of Experience
Respondents who have been working for five to nine years make about $73K annually on average. When we consider tenure, a substantial portion of employees (30 percent) have been working for one to four years and make around $47K per year on average.
Residents of Boston, Mass. pick up paychecks that are higher than any other city — the median salary is $105K annually; other top-paying cities include Charlotte, N.C. (approximately $67K) and Louisville, Ky. ($52K). By state, the highest pay levels are found in Massachusetts, where the average Clariant Corporation employee makes around $103K per year.
Certifications and Degrees
Certified Six Sigma Green Belts have significantly higher pay than non-accredited workers at about $80K annually. Clariant Corporation compensates Bachelor's Degree-holders the most at $54K per year.
The highest-paying skill to have in this role seems to be Business Analysis; employees claiming this as part of the toolbox earn a median of $105K annually. Data Analysis is regularly seen around here; one-fifth of those surveyed report it as a core competency. Employees also tend to round out their skills sets with Microsoft Excel, Product Development, and Business Development.
Benefits and Perks
Clariant Corporation sponsors a 401(k) program, and a solid majority of employees use this option to save for their retirement. For a large number of employees, benefits include health insurance, and a large number of survey participants get dental coverage, too. Some other advantages of working at Clariant Corporation are a subsidized cell phone.