National Account Managers are the best paid with the average salary hovering at $100K per year; Continuous Improvement Managers, Demand Planners, and Financial Analysts also rank near the top of the list, pulling in around $74K, $63K, and $61K, respectively. On the lower end are Procurement Specialists at approximately $53K on average.
Years of Experience
Five to nine years of work experience seem to result in median wages of about $67K annually. When we consider tenure, a substantial portion of employees (29 percent) have been working for one to four years and make approximately $57K per year on average.
When it comes to location, the highest average paycheck ($85K annually) can be spotted in Chicago, Ill.; Kennewick, Wash. ($80K), Dallas, Texas (about $78K), and Indianapolis, Ind. ($70K) are the next top-paying cities. At around $57K, Pasco, Wash. is home to some of the lowest pay in the country. Across ConAgra Foods Inc.'s U.S. offices, employees in the state of California earn the most, taking home approximately $82K per year.
Certifications and Degrees
Monetary compensation comes to around $120K annually for Certified Professional Engineers, far surpassing the earnings of non-credentialed workers. Becoming a First Aid Administrator can certainly pay off here; those folks make $79K on average. It pays to have a Master of Business Administration (MBA), Finance at ConAgra Foods Inc. — these employees make the most at $116K per year.
The highest-paying skill to have in this role seems to be Project Management; employees claiming this as part of the toolbox earn a median of $74K annually. It's pretty common to find people here who know Microsoft Excel; just under one in four consider it a key competency. Employees also tend to round out their skills sets with Data Analysis, Microsoft Office, and Financial Analysis.
Benefits and Perks
Paid time off is in short supply here, with only 38 percent receiving paid vacation and a fifth of respondents receiving paid sick days. Quite a few retirement plans are on offer at ConAgra Foods Inc., including a 401(k) plan and a company pension plan. Nearly all survey participants have health insurance, and benefits for a large number of workers also include dental insurance. Additional benefits of working here are a casual working environment, life insurance, and tuition reimbursement.