Years of Experience
For those with five to nine years of experience, average earnings amount to around $58K annually. Overall, the greater share of Dairy Farmers of America, Inc. folks have one to four years of experience and earn an average $54K per year.
Residents of the company's headquarter city of Kansas City, Mo. pick up paychecks that are higher than any other city — the median salary is approximately $70K annually; other top-paying cities include Medina, Ohio (about $56K) and Fort Morgan, Colo. ($55K). By state, Dairy Farmers of America, Inc. pays its Missouri employees the most; the pay rate there is $100K per year.
Operations Supervisors are awarded the highest paychecks, with average compensation nearing about $60K annually; Production Supervisors are next on the list, bringing in close to $55K per year.
Certifications and Degrees
Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation Specialists have significantly higher pay than non-accredited workers at $55K annually. It pays to have a Bachelor's Degree at Dairy Farmers of America, Inc. — these employees make the most at approximately $65K per year.
When it comes to skills, Project Management seems to bolster pay the most; employees who claim proficiency also enjoy a median income of around $98K annually. A relatively widespread skill at Dairy Farmers of America, Inc. is People Management; approximately one in four of employees use it for work. Process Improvement, Leadership, and Quality Assurance / Quality Control were also reported by many survey participants.
Benefits and Perks
Only 45 percent enjoy paid vacation days and paid sick time — a rather disappointing finding. Almost all employees save for retirement through Dairy Farmers of America, Inc.'s 401(k) plan. For a large number of survey participants, benefits include health insurance, and a fair number of employees get dental coverage, too. Dairy Farmers of America, Inc. also dishes out privileges such as life insurance, a subsidized cell phone, free drinks, and tuition reimbursement.