When it comes to location, the highest average paycheck ($133K annually) can be spotted in Greensboro; Anna ($85K), Marysville (about $63K), and Columbus ($58K) are the next top-paying cities. Within the firm, employees working in North Carolina take home the most — approximately $133K per year on average.
Years of Experience
Survey participants who have worked at Honda of America Manufacturing for between five and ten years earn around $72K on average. Workers who have been with the company for more than one year but less than five can typically make about $58K. When we consider tenure, a substantial portion of employees (40 percent) have been working for 10-19 years and make $82K annually.
Bringing in the most money are Manufacturing Engineering Managers — their earnings average $83K. Industrial Engineers are a close second at $68K along with Manufacturing Engineers (around $60K) and Mechanical Engineers (approximately $58K).
Certifications and Degrees
Those lacking certification bring in much lower salaries than Certified Six Sigma Black Belts, who make $83K. Earning a Certified Six Sigma Green Belt certification garners significant financial rewards of approximately $80K per year. Employees who have a Bachelor's Degree make the most here, hauling in $60K annually.
The best-paying skill to have in this role appears to be People Management; employees who claim this ability report median compensation of $93K. Microsoft Office also popped up often in the survey as an important skill; just under a third of employees surveyed report using it at work. Key skills also include Microsoft Excel, Project Management, and Manufacturing Process Engineering.
Benefits and Perks
A strong majority of workers participate in the company's 401(k) retirement savings plan. Honda of America Manufacturing provides health insurance to almost all employees, and nearly all workers do receive dental coverage. Advantages of working here also include life insurance, gym membership, a stock purchase plan, tuition reimbursement, and flexible hours.