Years of Experience
Average pay is $76K per year for those with five to nine years of experience. The largest slice of the EMD Serono, Inc. workforce (37 percent) has been working for one to four years and earns, on average, $83K annually.
Residents of Boston, Mass. pick up paychecks that are higher than any other city — the median salary is approximately $93K per year; other top-paying cities include Billerica, Mass. (about $80K) and Rockland, Mass. ($78K).
Nearing the top of the pay scale are Associate Research Scientists and Research Scientists; the former receives the highest median pay at around $81K annually while $80K per year is the norm for the latter.
When it comes to skills, Project Management seems to bolster pay the most; employees who claim proficiency also enjoy a median income of about $108K annually. A skill that is commonly seen around here is Microsoft Excel; close to a fourth deem it necessary for work. Many workers are also familiar with Biotechnology, Data Analysis, and Research Analysis.
Benefits and Perks
Though just over a half of workers get paid time off for vacation, only about one-half of survey participants receive paid sick leave. A 401(k) program is available, and most workers use it to save for retirement. Health insurance comes as part of the deal for the vast majority of workers, and almost all employees report receiving dental coverage as well. EMD Serono, Inc. also dishes out privileges such as a casual working environment, gym membership, supplemental paternity leave, and flexible hours.