IT Senior Project Managers are awarded the highest paychecks, with compensation nearing $107K annually on average; IT Business Analysts are next on the list, bringing in close to around $73K, followed by Senior Programmer Analysts earning approximately $72K and Software Developers making $68K. Project Managers make an average about $57K, close to the bottom of the company pay scale.
Years of Experience
Respondents who have been working for five to nine years make $69K per year on average. Workers who have been with the company for more than one year but less than five can make about $57K annually on average. When we consider tenure, a substantial portion of employees (37 percent) have been working for 10-19 years and make $78K per year on average.
When it comes to location, the highest average paycheck (around $88K annually) can be spotted in Atlanta, Ga.; Portland, Ore. ($81K), Dallas, Texas ($77K), and Norcross, Ga. (approximately $74K) are the next top-paying cities. Expected earnings are below average ($58K) in Lincoln, Neb., one of the lowest-paid cities. Across its U.S. offices, the state of California pays Fiserv Inc the most — $97K per year on average.
Certifications and Degrees
Sun Certified Java Programmers have significantly higher pay than non-accredited workers at $99K annually. Project Management Professionals with credentials can live quite comfortably; median salaries come in at around $87K per year. Those with a Bachelor of Science in Finance at Fiserv Inc come out on top, and their salaries approach approximately $120K annually.
Employees who count Business Analysis among their skills enjoy higher pay; the median for this group is about $80K per year. A skill that is commonly seen around here is Project Management; roughly one in six deem it necessary for work. Some other standard skills here are Microsoft Office, Microsoft Excel, and SQL.
Benefits and Perks
Almost all survey participants set aside retirement funds in an employer-sponsored 401(k). Most survey participants receive health insurance, and most employees get dental coverage. Fiserv Inc folks also make good use of life insurance, a casual working environment, a stock purchase plan, a subsidized cell phone, and tuition reimbursement.