Average Salary for Hanesbrands, Inc. Employees

Hanesbrands, Inc. is a clothing firm headquartered in Winston-Salem, N.C. that hires for Product Development Engineer positions, Senior Systems Analyst roles, and more. A salary of $66K per year is the median rate at Hanesbrands, Inc. Your role at the company plays the largest role in compensation at Hanesbrands, Inc., but your city and your experience level affect income (to a lesser degree) as well. This report is based on answers to PayScale's salary questionnaire.

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Hanesbrands, Inc. typically pays:
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Employer: Hanesbrands, Inc.
Average Salary Range by Job
Job (Number Reporting)
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[-]Product Development Engineer (3)
$46,683 - $87,398  
[-]Product Development Engineer (3)
Salary$48,002 - $87,183  
Total Pay$46,683 - $87,398  
[+]Key Holder (2)
$15,134 - $26,320  
[+]Key Holder (2)
Total Pay$15,134 - $26,320  
[+]Senior Systems Analyst (2)
$65,106 - $113,180  
[+]Senior Systems Analyst (2)
Salary$65,970 - $110,456  
Total Pay$65,106 - $113,180  
[+]Technical Design Manager (2)
$55,155 - $135,930  
[+]Technical Design Manager (2)
Salary$66,050 - $126,849  
Total Pay$55,155 - $135,930  
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Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 29 Mar 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 52

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Winston-Salem, North Carolina 27105



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Earning $160K annually on average, Creative Directors receive the most money, followed by Technical Design Managers ($97K), Senior Systems Analysts ($87K), and Product Development Engineers (approximately $52K). Hanesbrands, Inc. hands out some of the smallest paychecks to Human Resources Managers (around $51K on average).


When it comes to location, the highest average paycheck (about $127K per year) can be spotted in New York, N.Y.; Minneapolis, Minn. ($110K), Charlotte, N.C. (about $74K), and the company's headquarter city of Winston-Salem, N.C. (approximately $67K) are the next top-paying cities. Approaching the lower end of the pay scale (at $37K) is Kings Mountain, N.C. Hanesbrands, Inc. workers in New York earn the most — $125K annually on average.

Years of Experience

Workers who have been with the company for more than one year but less than five can make around $46K per year on average. Five to nine years of work experience seem to result in median wages of approximately $67K annually. The greater proportion of employees (43 percent) report 10-19 years of experience and bring home median pay of $93K per year.

Certifications and Degrees

Being an OSHA Forklift Operator Certification certainly has its perks — salaries approach around $37K annually and far exceed the paychecks of those without certification. Hanesbrands, Inc. provides the highest financial reward to those with a Master of Business Administration (MBA) — these employees rake in $110K per year.


The highest-paying skill in this position seems to be Adobe Illustrator; individuals who report it as part of the repertoire have a median income of about $158K annually. Project Management is regularly seen around here; just under a fourth of those surveyed report it as a core competency. Many workers are also familiar with Microsoft Office, Product Development, and Microsoft Excel.

Benefits and Perks

Paid time off is hard to come by at Hanesbrands, Inc.; the company rewards only two in five workers with paid vacation time and only 23 percent with sick leave. Hanesbrands, Inc. sponsors a 401(k) program, and the vast majority of employees use this option to save for their retirement. Health insurance comes as part of the deal for most employees, and most respondents report receiving dental coverage as well. Some other advantages of working at Hanesbrands, Inc. are a subsidized cell phone, life insurance, a stock purchase plan, and a casual working environment.

Key Stats for Hanesbrands, Inc.


60 %
40 %
$39,453 - $102,913
$36,947 - $108,090
Less than 1 year
1-4 years
5-9 years
10-19 years
20 years or more

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 15 votes.
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