Years of Experience
Between the one and five year mark, median pay is $59K annually. The largest slice of the Harley-Davidson Motor Company workforce (30 percent) has been working for five to nine years and earns, on average, about $75K per year.
Project Engineers rake in the most money, with average earnings of $82K annually; SAP Project Managers come in second with average earnings amounting to $82K, while Manufacturing Engineers and Mechanical Engineers rank near the top as well (around $70K and approximately $65K, respectively). On the lower end are Financial Analysts at $49K on average.
When it comes to location, the highest average paycheck ($82K per year) can be spotted in Wauwatosa, Wisc.; the company's headquarter city of Milwaukee, Wisc. (about $81K), Kansas City, Mo. (around $70K), and York, Pa. (approximately $65K) are the next top-paying cities. Within the company, workers earn the highest salaries (an average of $99K annually) in Florida.
Certifications and Degrees
Being a Project Management Professional certainly has its perks — salaries approach $107K per year and far exceed the paychecks of those without certification. Earning a Certified ITIL Leader certification garners significant financial rewards of $104K annually on average. Employees who have a Master of Business Administration (MBA), Business Management make the most here, hauling in $83K per year.
The highest-paying skill in this position seems to be Strategic Project Management; individuals who report it as part of the repertoire have a median income of around $101K annually. A relatively widespread skill at Harley-Davidson Motor Company is Project Management; just under one in three of employees use it for work. Key skills also include Engineering Design, Microsoft Excel, and SAP Enterprise Resource Planning.
Benefits and Perks
Two-fifths of survey participants have paid vacation, and only about 22 percent can take paid time off for illness. A large number of respondents take advantage of the 401(k) plan that Harley-Davidson Motor Company sponsors. For a large number of workers, benefits include health insurance, and a majority of workers get dental coverage, too. Harley-Davidson Motor Company employees also enjoy perks such as a casual working environment, a subsidized cell phone, tuition reimbursement, and gym membership.