Years of Experience
Workers who have been with the company for more than one year but less than five can make around $49K per year on average. Overall, the greater share of Holland America Line folks have five to nine years of experience and earn an average about $61K annually.
Operations Managers represent the higher end of the earnings spectrum — in fact, median pay for this job is the highest at approximately $83K per year — though Senior Financial Analysts and Purchasing Analysts also do fairly well at $62K and $58K, respectively.
Certifications and Degrees
Holland America Line compensates Bachelor's Degree-holders the most at $55K annually.
In this position, it pays to have Project Management in your toolkit; employees who claim proficiency enjoy a higher median salary of $73K per year. Folks here also tend to know Microsoft Excel; on the survey, about an eighth of workers named it in their skills portfolios. Many workers are also familiar with Training Program Development, Scheduling, and General Ledger Accounting.
Benefits and Perks
The company is somewhat lacking in the benefits department, and only 22 percent report compensation for sick days and vacation time. For employees looking to save up for their golden years, Holland America Line provides an optional 401(k) plan, and a fair number of respondents participate. Most employees have health insurance, and benefits for the larger part of employees also include dental insurance. The company also dishes out perks such as life insurance, a stock purchase plan, a company cell phone, and flexible hours.