Years of Experience
Between the one and five year mark, median pay is around $51K annually. Those who have five to nine years of work experience see average salaries of about $79K per year. Overall, the greater share of Georgia Power Company folks have 10-19 years of experience and earn an average $66K annually.
Electrical Engineers rake in the most money, with average earnings of $70K per year; Financial Specialists come in second with median earnings amounting to approximately $65K, and Nuclear Engineers rank near the top as well ($59K).
Certifications and Degrees
Certified Professional Engineers receive bigger paychecks ($89K annually) than those without credentials. Acquiring certification to be a Engineer in Training is rewarded with median pay of $60K per year. Regarding salaries and education, Georgia Power Company pays those with a Bachelor of Science in Nuclear Engineering the most — about $59K.
Employees who count AutoCAD among their skills enjoy higher pay; the median for this group is around $70K annually. A skill that is commonly seen around here is Microsoft Excel; roughly a fourth deem it necessary for work. Engineering Design, Financial Analysis, and Financial Reporting are also desirable skills.
Benefits and Perks
Paid time off due to illness is less common here than paid vacation time, one-half of workers report receiving the former, whereas more than half of workers report receiving the latter. It's easy to build up retirement reserves here with programs such as a 401(k) plan and a company pension plan. At Georgia Power Company, most survey participants have health insurance, and most respondents have dental coverage. The list of perks also includes tuition reimbursement, a casual working environment, and a subsidized cell phone.