Years of Experience
For those with one to four years of experience, paychecks typically reach $51K. For those with five to nine years of experience, average earnings amount to about $75K. The largest fraction of Georgia Power Company people (37 percent) have been working for 10-19 years and earn $66K annually.
Typically, Financial Specialists are the best paid with salaries hovering at approximately $65K; Nuclear Engineers also rank near the top of the list, pulling in $59K.
Certifications and Degrees
Engineer in Trainings are compensated at a much higher rate than non-authorized workers, bringing in close to around $60K. The highest-paying degree here is a Bachelor's Degree; Georgia Power Company awards $65K to these degree-holders.
When it comes to skills, Programmable Logic Controllers / Automation seems to bolster pay the most; employees who claim proficiency also enjoy a median income of $72K. A common skill in Georgia Power Company's work force is Project Management; slightly more than a fifth of survey participants report using it on the job. Employees also tend to round out their skills sets with Engineering Design, Microsoft Excel, and Financial Reporting.
Benefits and Perks
Most employees — more than half of workers — are lucky enough to receive paid vacation and paid sick leave. With an eye toward the future, Georgia Power Company offers several choices in retirement planning such as a 401(k) plan and a company pension plan. Almost all workers have health insurance, and benefits for the greater part of workers also include dental insurance. Advantages of working here also include tuition reimbursement, a casual working environment, and life insurance.