Average Salary for Harley-Davidson Motor Company Employees

Based in Milwaukee, Wisc.,motorsports player Harley-Davidson Motor Company offers many employment opportunities, including Senior Project Engineer and Manufacturing Engineer positions. The median income for Harley-Davidson Motor Company employees is $73K per year. Your job title influences pay for Harley-Davidson Motor Company workers the most, followed by your experience level and where you live. This overview is based on answers to PayScale's salary questionnaire.

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Milwaukee, Wisconsin 53208




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IT Enterprise Architects are the best paid with the average salary hovering at $140K annually; Process Improvement Managers, Senior Project Engineers, and Manufacturing Engineers also rank near the top of the list, pulling in $96K, approximately $95K, and about $84K, respectively. Mechanical Engineers are among the lowest paid at a median salary of $53K.

Years of Experience

Between the one and five year mark, median pay is around $59K per year. Overall, the greater share of Harley-Davidson Motor Company folks have five to nine years of experience and earn an average $82K annually.


Residents of the company's headquarter city of Milwaukee, Wisc. pick up paychecks that are higher than any other city — the median salary is $89K per year; other top-paying cities include Wauwatosa, Wisc. (around $77K) and Kansas City, Mo. ($61K). Within the firm, employees working in Florida take home the most — about $104K annually on average.

Certifications and Degrees

Those lacking certification bring in much lower salaries than Certified Six Sigma Green Belts, who make approximately $101K per year. Project Management Professionals with credentials can live quite comfortably; median salaries come in at $93K annually. Harley-Davidson Motor Company provides the highest financial reward to those with a Master of Business Administration (MBA), Business Administration — these employees rake in about $92K per year.


In this position, it pays to have Product Development in your toolkit; employees who claim proficiency enjoy a higher median salary of $92K annually. It's pretty common to find people here who know Project Management; more than a third consider it a key competency. Some other standard skills here are Engineering Design, Microsoft Office, and Process Improvement.

Benefits and Perks

Paid time off is hard to come by at Harley-Davidson Motor Company; the company rewards only half of survey participants with paid vacation time and only a quarter of respondents with sick leave. A large number of survey participants save for retirement through Harley-Davidson Motor Company's 401(k) plan. At Harley-Davidson Motor Company, most employees have health insurance, and most workers have dental coverage. The company also dishes out perks such as a casual working environment, gym membership, tuition reimbursement, and a subsidized cell phone.

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Key Stats for Harley-Davidson Motor Company


33 %
67 %
$33,000 - $102,016
$57,812 - $94,964
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 4 votes.
$41,271 - $85,459
$62,400 - $101,250
Bachelor of Science, Mechanical Engineering (BSME)

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