Average Salary for Gemological Institute of America (GIA) Employees

A salary of $49K annually is the median rate at Gemological Institute of America (GIA). The data for this report comes from responses to the PayScale salary survey.

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5345 Armada Dr
Carlsbad, California 92008

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Years of Experience

For those with one to four years of experience, median paychecks reach approximately $50K per year. Those who have five to nine years of work experience see average salaries of $115K annually. The greater proportion of employees (31 percent) report 10-19 years of experience and bring home median pay of $75K per year.


By state, Gemological Institute of America (GIA) employees make the most in New York, earning $86K annually on average.


The highest-paying skill to have may be Data Analysis; employees who claim proficiency also report a higher average salary of around $115K per year. Customer Service is a popular skill among Gemological Institute of America (GIA) workers, with slightly less than a third of those surveyed reporting using it on the job. Many workers are also familiar with Team Leadership, Employee Relations, and Customer Relations.

Benefits and Perks

When it comes to employee benefits, Gemological Institute of America (GIA) has room for improvement — only 30 percent are paid for vacation and sick time. The vast majority of respondents take advantage of the 401(k) plan that Gemological Institute of America (GIA) sponsors. Perks cover health insurance for a large number of employees and dental coverage for most survey participants. Gemological Institute of America (GIA) employees also enjoy perks such as life insurance and tuition reimbursement.

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Key Stats for Gemological Institute of America (GIA)


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41 %
$63,871 - $99,159
$41,762 - $139,814
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