Years of Experience
Five to nine years of work experience seem to result in median wages of approximately $74K annually. Those with one to four years of experience at the company can expect to make $75K per year on average. The greater proportion of employees (40 percent) report 10-19 years of experience and bring home median pay of around $77K annually.
When it comes to location, the highest average paycheck ($87K per year) can be spotted in Charlotte, N.C.; Nashville, Tenn. (about $83K), the company's headquarter city of Anderson, S.C. ($73K), and Springfield, Tenn. (around $62K) are the next top-paying cities. By state, the highest compensation levels appear in North Carolina, where the average salary is approximately $87K annually.
Typically, Senior Product Engineers are the best paid with salaries hovering at $82K per year.
Certifications and Degrees
Salaries approach $142K annually for Project Management Professionals; non-accredited workers make much less. Certified Six Sigma Green Belts also rank high on the pay scale, with expected average earnings of $74K per year. Electrolux Major Appliances provides the highest financial reward to those with a Master of Business Administration (MBA) — these employees rake in about $109K annually.
In this position, it pays to have System Testing in your toolkit; employees who claim proficiency enjoy a higher median salary of $91K per year. Project Management is considered a run-of-the-mill skill; approximately one-third of Electrolux Major Appliances' people use it regularly. Three more common skills are Engineering Design, Product Development, and Microsoft Excel.
Benefits and Perks
Benefits packages do tend to lack paid time off; Electrolux Major Appliances gives paid vacation days to two in five workers and sick leave to 18 percent. Most workers save up for retirement through a 401(k) plan. A large number of respondents receive health insurance, and most employees get dental coverage. Privileges also include life insurance, tuition reimbursement, relocation expenses, and a subsidized cell phone.