When it comes to location, the highest average paycheck ($90K annually) can be spotted in the company's headquarter city of New York, N.Y.; Rockville, Md. ($74K), Los Angeles, Calif. ($69K), and Chicago, Ill. (around $65K) are the next top-paying cities. Atlanta, Ga. is one of the lowest-paid cities, with earnings averaging about $48K. Within the company, workers earn the highest salaries (an average of approximately $90K per year) in New York.
Years of Experience
For those with five to nine years of experience, average earnings amount to $92K annually. Broken down by tenure, the largest share of Guggenheim Partners employees (42 percent) have one to four years of experience and earn $56K per year on average.
Earning $103K annually on average, Senior Business Analysts receive the most money, followed by VPs of Operations (about $91K) and Executive Assistants (approximately $72K).
Certifications and Degrees
Monetary compensation comes to around $108K per year for Certified Public Accountants, far surpassing the earnings of non-credentialed workers. Guggenheim Partners compensates Bachelor's Degree-holders the most at $71K annually.
When it comes to skills, Powerpoint seems to bolster pay the most; employees who claim proficiency also enjoy a median income of approximately $82K per year. Microsoft Excel is regularly seen around here; two in five of those surveyed report it as a core competency. Microsoft Office, Financial Analysis, and Data Analysis are also desirable skills.
Benefits and Perks
Guggenheim Partners lets only a third of survey participants take paid vacation and only a fifth of survey participants take sick leave. A large number of survey participants set aside retirement funds in an employer-sponsored 401(k). Perks cover health insurance for most survey participants and dental coverage for a large number of workers. The list of perks also includes free drinks, life insurance, a subsidized cell phone, and a casual working environment.