Years of Experience
For those who claim five to nine years of work experience, pay on average amounts to $79K annually. Broken down by tenure, the largest share of Energy Transfer Partners, L.P. employees (45 percent) have one to four years of experience and earn around $54K per year on average.
Process Engineers represent the higher end of the earnings spectrum — in fact, median pay for this job is the highest at about $79K annually — though Senior Buyers, Gas Schedulers, and Contract Analysts also do fairly well at $71K, $68K, and approximately $48K, respectively. Associate Accountants are among the lowest paid at a median salary of $47K.
Residents of Houston, Texas pick up paychecks that are higher than any other city — the median salary is $76K per year; other top-paying cities include the company's headquarter city of Dallas, Texas (approximately $60K) and San Antonio, Texas (around $55K).
Certifications and Degrees
Microsoft Certified Systems Engineers are compensated at a much higher rate than non-authorized workers, bringing in close to about $115K annually. Acquiring certification to be a Certified ITIL Leader is rewarded with median pay of $82K per year. Those with an Associate of Applied Science (AAS) at Energy Transfer Partners, L.P. come out on top, and their salaries approach approximately $111K annually.
When it comes to skills, Microsoft Active Directory seems to bolster pay the most; employees who claim proficiency also enjoy a median income of $110K per year. A garden variety skill at Energy Transfer Partners, L.P. is Microsoft Excel; nearly one-third of Energy Transfer Partners, L.P.'s people use it regularly. Other top skills include Project Management, Microsoft Office, and Accounting.
Benefits and Perks
Paid time off is scarce, with only about 42 percent receiving paid vacation and more than a third of workers receiving sick leave. The vast majority of workers participate in the company's 401(k) retirement savings plan. Most employees can count on health insurance, and a large number of workers have dental coverage as a benefit. Energy Transfer Partners, L.P. folks also make good use of a casual working environment, a subsidized cell phone, life insurance, and free drinks.