When it comes to location, the highest average paycheck (around $102K per year) can be spotted in Leominster, Mass.; Raleigh, N.C. (approximately $100K), Scranton, Pa. (about $68K), and Wichita, Kan. ($63K) are the next top-paying cities. Those interested in increasing earning potential should avoid the city of Atlanta, Ga. — at $43K, salaries are some of the lowest in the country. By state, Fidelity Bank employees make the most in Massachusetts, earning $102K annually on average.
Bringing in the most money are Senior Software Engineers — their earnings average $92K per year. Assistant Branch Managers of Banking are a close second at $46K annually.
Years of Experience
For those with one to four years of experience, median paychecks reach $45K per year. Broken down by tenure, the largest share of Fidelity Bank employees (29 percent) have five to nine years of experience and earn approximately $65K annually on average.
Certifications and Degrees
Nationwide Mortgage Licensing System & Registry Certifications receive bigger paychecks (about $46K per year) than those without credentials. Fidelity Bank provides the highest financial reward to those with a B.A. in Bachelor of Arts (BA) — these employees rake in around $66K annually.
The highest-paying skill to have may be Financial Analysis; employees who claim proficiency also report a higher average salary of approximately $83K per year. A relatively widespread skill at Fidelity Bank is Operations Management; a little less than a fifth of employees use it for work. Other top skills include Sales, Customer Service, and Loan Underwriting.
Benefits and Perks
A lucky few (one in ten respondents) are fortunate enough to be compensated for both vacation and sick time. To plan for old age, a strong majority of workers maintain savings accounts through the company's 401(k) plan. At Fidelity Bank, a strong majority of survey participants have health insurance, and a fair number of workers have dental coverage. Some other advantages of working at Fidelity Bank are life insurance.