When it comes to location, the highest average paycheck ($168K annually) can be spotted in San Jose, Calif.; Jacksonville, Fla. (around $87K), Melbourne, Fla. (approximately $61K), and Orlando, Fla. (about $57K) are the next top-paying cities. By state, California offers the highest pay at $168K per year.
Years of Experience
For those with one to four years of experience, median paychecks reach $56K annually. Overall, the greater share of Embraer folks have five to nine years of experience and earn an average about $73K per year.
Earning approximately $71K annually on average, Aerospace Engineers receive the most money, followed by Product Development Engineers ($58K) and Procurement Specialists (around $40K).
Certifications and Degrees
Salaries approach $56K per year for Certified SolidWorks Associates; non-accredited workers make much less. The best paid folks at Embraer have a Bachelor of Science in Electrical Engineering (BSEE), earning $168K annually.
The highest-paying skill to have may be Matlab; employees who claim proficiency also report a higher average salary of around $165K per year. Microsoft Office is a popular skill among Embraer workers, with nearly one in four of those surveyed reporting using it on the job. Microsoft Excel, Project Management, and Engineering Design were also reported by many survey participants.
Benefits and Perks
For employees looking to save up for their golden years, Embraer provides an optional 401(k) plan, and a solid majority of survey participants participate. A little over a half of workers can rely on paid vacation days, but only 19 percent have the luxury of paid sick time. Embraer provides health insurance to the vast majority of respondents, and almost all workers do receive dental coverage. Some other perks are tuition reimbursement, gym membership, life insurance, and a subsidized cell phone.