Principal Software Engineers are the best paid with the average salary hovering at $110K annually; Training Managers, Senior Business Analysts, and Operations Managers also rank near the top of the list, pulling in $78K, approximately $72K, and about $54K, respectively. Earning only around $37K on average, Installation Technicians make less than most people in the company.
Years of Experience
For those who claim five to nine years of work experience, pay on average amounts to $79K per year. When we consider tenure, a substantial portion of employees (34 percent) have been working for one to four years and make $50K annually on average.
When it comes to location, the highest average paycheck (approximately $84K per year) can be spotted in El Segundo, Calif.; Los Angeles, Calif. (about $83K), New York, N.Y. ($75K), and Denver, Colo. (around $59K) are the next top-paying cities. Approaching the lower end of the pay scale (at $45K) is Huntsville, Ala. By state, DIRECTV, LLC. employees make the most in California, earning $80K annually on average.
Certifications and Degrees
Those lacking certification bring in much lower salaries than Project Management Certificate Holders, who make $123K per year. Acquiring certification to be a Certified Public Accountant is rewarded with median pay of approximately $104K annually. The highest-paying degree here is a Master of Business Administration (MBA), Business Management; DIRECTV, LLC. awards about $133K to these degree-holders.
When it comes to skills, Marketing Communications seems to bolster pay the most; employees who claim proficiency also enjoy a median income of around $95K per year. A relatively widespread skill at DIRECTV, LLC. is Project Management; around one in six of employees use it for work. Three more common skills are Customer Service, Microsoft Excel, and Microsoft Office.
Benefits and Perks
Workers wishing to put aside retirement money are in luck; DIRECTV, LLC. sponsors various plans such as a 401(k) plan and a company pension plan. Most respondents have health insurance, and benefits for most workers also include dental insurance. Perks also include a casual working environment, free cable/satellite tv, a subsidized cell phone, and gym membership.