Years of Experience
Average pay is $76K annually for those with five to nine years of experience. The greater proportion of employees (37 percent) report one to four years of experience and bring home median pay of around $83K per year.
Residents of Boston, Mass. pick up paychecks that are higher than any other city — the median salary is $93K annually; other top-paying cities include Billerica, Mass. (about $80K) and Rockland, Mass. (approximately $78K).
The highest average salaries go to Associate Research Scientists, who bring in close to $81K per year, though Research Scientists are not far behind at approximately $80K annually.
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 $108K per year. Microsoft Excel is a popular skill in the EMD Serono, Inc. workforce; one-fourth of those surveyed report putting it to use in their jobs. Biotechnology, Data Analysis, and Research Analysis round out the set of key employee skills.
Benefits and Perks
Slightly more than half of workers do get paid time off for vacation, but only one-half of survey participants get paid sick time. To plan for old age, most survey participants maintain savings accounts through the company's 401(k) plan. EMD Serono, Inc. provides health insurance to the vast majority of employees, and almost all respondents do receive dental coverage. Some other advantages of working at EMD Serono, Inc. are a casual working environment, gym membership, supplemental paternity leave, and flexible hours.