Bringing in the most money are Program Project Managers — their earnings average $100K. Lead Systems Analysts are a close second at $75K along with Business Technology Analysts ($73K) and Human Resources Consultants (around $70K). Systems Analysts make approximately $45K, close to the bottom of the company pay scale.
When it comes to location, the highest average paycheck (about $73K annually) can be spotted in Chicago; the company's headquarter city of Lincolnshire ($69K), Norwalk (about $69K), and Houston ($65K) are the next top-paying cities. Approaching the lower end of the pay scale (at $44K) is Orlando. By state, the highest compensation levels appear in Georgia, where the average salary is around $125K per year.
Years of Experience
For those with five to nine years of experience, average earnings amount to approximately $66K. Between the one and five year mark, pay is typically around $50K. Broken down by tenure, the largest share of Hewitt Associates, Inc. employees (35 percent) have 10-19 years of experience and typically earn $77K annually.
Certifications and Degrees
Being a Project Management Professional certainly has its perks — salaries approach approximately $113K and far exceed the paychecks of those without certification. Licensed Producers with credentials can live quite comfortably; salaries come in at $45K per year. Those with a Master of Business Administration (MBA), Finance at Hewitt Associates, Inc. come out on top, and their salaries approach about $119K annually.
The highest-paying skill in this position seems to be Operations Management; individuals who report it as part of the repertoire have a median income of $90K. It's pretty common to find people here who know Project Management; somewhere between a fifth and a fourth consider it a key competency. Other skills in demand are Microsoft Office, Microsoft Excel, and SQL.
Benefits and Perks
Just two in five workers receive paid time off. To plan for old age, almost all employees maintain savings accounts through the company's 401(k) plan. Perks cover health insurance for a solid majority of workers and dental coverage for a strong majority of workers. Hewitt Associates, Inc. also dishes out privileges such as life insurance, a casual working environment, a stock purchase plan, and optional telecommute / work from home.