Years of Experience
For those with five to nine years of experience, average earnings amount to around $72K annually. Between the one and five year mark, median pay is approximately $70K per year. When we consider tenure, a substantial portion of employees (43 percent) have been working for 10-19 years and make $86K annually on average.
Residents of Chicago, Ill. pick up paychecks that are higher than any other city — the median salary is $102K per year; other top-paying cities include the company's headquarter city of Oak Brook, Ill. (about $61K) and Jacksonville, Fla. ($60K). Within the firm, employees working in Illinois take home the most — about $78K annually on average.
Senior Buyers rake in the most money, with average earnings of $69K per year.
Certifications and Degrees
Employees who have a Bachelor of Engineering in Bachelor of Engineering (BEng / BE) make the most here, hauling in $94K annually.
Employees who count Project Management among their skills enjoy higher pay; the median for this group is $104K per year. A skill that is commonly seen around here is Microsoft Office; more than a third deem it necessary for work. Many workers usually know Autodesk AutoCAD, Microsoft Excel, and Procurement as well.
Benefits and Perks
A majority of workers save for retirement through Great Lakes Dredge and Dock Company's 401(k) plan. Perks cover health insurance for a strong majority of workers and dental coverage for a fair number of survey participants. Employees can also look forward to a subsidized cell phone, a stock purchase plan, life insurance, and 401(a).