Packaging Engineers represent the higher end of the earnings spectrum — in fact, median pay for this job is the highest at about $63K per year — though Inventory Analysts also do fairly well at around $48K annually.
Years of Experience
Respondents who have been working for five to nine years make $67K per year on average. The greater proportion of employees (56 percent) report one to four years of experience and bring home median pay of $55K annually.
Residents of Columbus, Ohio pick up paychecks that are higher than any other city — the median salary is approximately $65K per year; other top-paying cities include Greensburg, Ind. ($60K) and Marysville, Ohio (approximately $53K). U.S. pay levels are highest in the state of Indiana; salaries there average to $60K annually.
Certifications and Degrees
At Honda of America Manufacturing, employees who hold a Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering (BSME) receive the highest salaries at $64K.
Employees who count Simulation among their skills enjoy higher pay; the median for this group is $70K per year. A relatively widespread skill at Honda of America Manufacturing is Microsoft Excel; just under one in three of employees use it for work. Other top skills include Data Analysis, Engineering Design, and Project Management.
Benefits and Perks
Honda of America Manufacturing lets only a third of respondents take paid vacation and only a quarter of workers take sick leave. To plan for old age, a fair number of survey participants maintain savings accounts through the company's 401(k) plan. Perks cover health insurance for nearly all workers and dental coverage for a large number of respondents. Honda of America Manufacturing employees also enjoy perks such as tuition reimbursement, gym membership, relocation expenses, and life insurance.