Those interested in increasing earning potential should avoid the city of Columbia, S.C. — at $55K, salaries are some of the lowest in the country. By state, the highest pay levels are found in Illinois, where the average Jarden Corporation employee makes about $67K per year.
Years of Experience
Workers who have been with the company for more than one year but less than five can make around $60K annually on average. When we consider tenure, a substantial portion of employees (52 percent) have been working for five to nine years and make $54K per year on average.
The highest average salaries go to Risk Analysts, who bring in close to approximately $57K annually, though Production Supervisors are not far behind at $50K per year.
Certifications and Degrees
Chartered Property Casualty Underwriters have significantly higher pay than non-accredited workers at $58K annually. Regarding salaries and education, Jarden Corporation pays those with a Bachelor of Science in Bachelor of Science (BS / BSc) the most — about $57K.
The highest-paying skill in this position seems to be Product Marketing; individuals who report it as part of the repertoire have a median income of $145K per year. Microsoft Excel also popped up often in the survey as an important skill; roughly one in four of employees surveyed report using it at work. Three more common skills are Project Management, Lean Manufacturing, and Scheduling.
Benefits and Perks
Only 19 percent at Jarden Corporation enjoy paid vacation time, and just an eighth of workers can take sick leave. A 401(k) program is available, and a large number of survey participants use it to save for retirement. Health insurance comes as part of the deal for most employees, and a large number of workers report receiving dental coverage as well. Some other advantages of working at Jarden Corporation are a company cell phone, tuition reimbursement, life insurance, and a casual working environment.