Average Salary for J. Walter Thompson Company (JWT) Employees

Compensation for J. Walter Thompson Company (JWT) employees is around $79K annually on average. Your job title is the biggest factor affecting pay for J. Walter Thompson Company (JWT) workers, followed by where you live and how long you've been working. The data in this summary comes from the PayScale salary survey.

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Bringing in the most money are Directors of Analytics — their earnings average about $127K per year. Account Directors are a close second at $102K along with Marketing Project Managers (approximately $83K) and Account Supervisors (around $72K). Account Coordinators are among the lowest paid at a median salary of $36K.


When it comes to location, the highest average paycheck ($100K annually) can be spotted in Chicago, Ill.; New York, N.Y. ($81K), Atlanta, Ga. (approximately $79K), and Washington, DC (around $42K) are the next top-paying cities. Expected earnings are below average ($31K) in Akron, Ohio, one of the lowest-paid cities. Across its U.S. offices, the state of Texas pays J. Walter Thompson Company (JWT) the most — $100K per year on average.

Years of Experience

For those who claim five to nine years of work experience, pay on average amounts to about $75K annually. When we consider tenure, a substantial portion of employees (28 percent) have been working for one to four years and make $45K per year on average.

Certifications and Degrees

J. Walter Thompson Company (JWT) workers who hold a B.A. in Economics and Mathematics are also well compensated, earning about $127K on average.


The highest-paying skill to have may be Project Management; employees who claim proficiency also report a higher average salary of approximately $88K annually. It's pretty common to find people here who know Advertising; nearly two in five consider it a key competency. Other top skills include Account Management, Marketing Communications, and Client Interaction.

Benefits and Perks

As part of compensation, J. Walter Thompson Company (JWT) gives paid vacation to a third of respondents and paid sick leave to 19 percent. A 401(k) program is available, and a large number of employees use it to save for retirement. Most employees have health insurance, and benefits for most workers also include dental insurance. Advantages of working here also include a casual working environment, a company cell phone, life insurance, and tuition reimbursement.

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Key Stats for J. Walter Thompson Company (JWT)


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36 %
$32,973 - $93,350
$30,639 - $103,918
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1-4 years
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10-19 years
20 years or more

Job Satisfaction

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Rated 4 out of 5
based on 15 votes.

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