Average Salary for Cox Communications, Inc. Employees

Based in Atlanta, Ga.,cable television industry player Cox Communications, Inc. offers many employment opportunities, including Senior Financial Analyst and Information Technology Project Manager positions. Employees at Cox Communications, Inc. make $65K annually on average. The most important factor affecting pay for Cox Communications, Inc. employees is how long you've been working, though geography and your job title play a role as well. This overview is based on answers to PayScale's salary questionnaire.

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How This Employer Pays

Cox Communications, Inc. typically pays:
above market
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Employer: Cox Communications, Inc.
Average Salary Range by Job
Job (Number Reporting)
National Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
[-]Technical Support Representative (8)
$25,133 - $57,911  
[-]Technical Support Representative (8)
Bonus$108.35 - $3,423  
Total Pay$25,133 - $57,911  
[+]Customer Service Representative (CSR) (8)
$19,069 - $46,637  
[+]Customer Service Representative (CSR) (8)
Bonus$26.03 - $1,974  
Commission$453.19 - $11,471  
Total Pay$19,069 - $46,637  
[+]Senior Financial Analyst (6)
$64,008 - $115,393  
[+]Senior Financial Analyst (6)
Salary$60,677 - $103,843  
Bonus$1,929 - $12,528  
Total Pay$64,008 - $115,393  
[+]Network Engineer (6)
$48,285 - $107,466  
[+]Network Engineer (6)
Salary$52,535 - $105,442  
Total Pay$48,285 - $107,466  
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Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 11 Nov 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 230
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About This Company

Atlanta, Georgia 


Cable television, Telecommunications

Cox Communications, Cox Communications Inc

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Years of Experience

Workers who have been with the company for more than one year but less than five can typically make about $56K. Five to nine years of work experience seem to result in median wages of around $68K. The greater proportion of employees (43 percent) report 10-19 years of experience and bring home $81K per year.


Median pay is highest in the company's headquarter city of Atlanta ($96K annually), followed by New Orleans (approximately $81K), Las Vegas ($73K), and Phoenix (approximately $70K). Wichita ranks low on the pay scale — at $55K, it is one of the lowest-paid cities. Across its U.S. offices, the state of Georgia pays Cox Communications, Inc. the most — around $97K per year on average.


The highest average salaries go to Information Technology Project Managers, who bring in close to $99K, though Operations Managers are not far behind at about $91K along with Senior Financial Analysts ($81K) and Network Engineers ($81K). Near the bottom at Cox Communications, Inc. are Marketing Specialists, pulling in just $60K.

Certifications and Degrees

Project Management Professionals are compensated at a much higher rate than non-authorized workers, bringing in close to around $114K. Bigger paychecks are awarded to Certified Six Sigma Green Belts with credentials; these people typically earn approximately $82K annually. Cox Communications, Inc. workers who hold a Bachelor of Science in Computer Science (CS) are also well compensated, earning about $107K on average.


When it comes to skills, employees who report Operations Management among their abilities seem to make the most, reporting a median income of $97K. A garden variety skill at Cox Communications, Inc. is Project Management; approximately one-eighth of Cox Communications, Inc.'s people use it regularly. Many workers usually know Microsoft Office, Microsoft Excel, and Financial Analysis as well.

Benefits and Perks

Two-fifths of workers receive paid vacation, and only a quarter of workers get sick leave. It's easy to build up retirement reserves here with programs such as a 401(k) plan and a company pension plan. At Cox Communications, Inc., the greater part of workers have health insurance, and a strong majority of workers have dental coverage. Advantages of working here also include life insurance, a company cell phone, and tuition reimbursement.

Key Stats for Cox Communications, Inc.


38 %
62 %
$39,641 - $98,163
$40,851 - $99,909
Less than 1 year
1-4 years
5-9 years
10-19 years
20 years or more

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 63 votes.

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