Average Salary for Joy Global, Inc. Employees

Operating out of Milwaukee, Wisc., Joy Global, Inc. employs talent in positions ranging from Senior Mechanical Engineer to Mechanical Engineer. The average Joy Global, Inc. employee earns $70K per year. Your city plays the largest role in compensation at Joy Global, Inc., but your job title and your experience level affect income (to a lesser degree) as well. The data for this overview comes from answers to PayScale's salary questionnaire.

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Joy Global, Inc. Median Salary by Job


Mechanical Engineer
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Senior Mechanical Engineer
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Software Engineer
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Industrial Engineer
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Manufacturing Engineering Manager
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Electrical Engineer
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Electrical Engineering Manager
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  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 20 Jun 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 43
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Milwaukee, Wisconsin 53201

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When it comes to location, the highest average paycheck ($131K annually) can be spotted in Warrendale, Pa.; Pittsburgh, Pa. (around $118K), Franklin, Pa. (approximately $81K), and the company's headquarter city of Milwaukee, Wisc. (about $68K) are the next top-paying cities. Longview, Texas is near the bottom for pay at $55K. Joy Global, Inc. workers in Pennsylvania earn the most — $83K per year on average.


Manufacturing Engineering Managers earn the highest median pay at around $130K annually, followed by Electrical Engineering Managers (about $129K), Software Engineers ($82K), and Senior Mechanical Engineers (approximately $80K). Industrial Engineers at Joy Global, Inc. do not see much in the way of financial compensation and represent one of the lower-paid positions ($56K on average) at the company.

Years of Experience

Those with one to four years of experience at the company can expect to make $57K per year on average. The largest slice of the Joy Global, Inc. workforce (30 percent) has been working for five to nine years and earns, on average, approximately $79K annually.

Certifications and Degrees

Project Management Certificate Holders earn $104K per year, far more than their non-accredited counterparts. On average, salaries rise to $52K annually for accredited Occupational Safety and Health Administraters. Joy Global, Inc. workers who hold a Master of Science (MS) are also well compensated, earning about $129K on average.


Employees who count People Management among their skills enjoy higher pay; the median for this group is around $126K per year. It's pretty common to find people here who know Project Management; about one in three consider it a key competency. Other top skills include Microsoft Office, Microsoft Excel, and Engineering Design.

Benefits and Perks

The company pays out both vacation time and sick leave for only 23 percent. Joy Global, Inc. sponsors a 401(k) program, and the vast majority of survey participants use this option to save for their retirement. Almost all employees have health insurance, and benefits for most respondents also include dental insurance. Some other advantages of working at Joy Global, Inc. are a casual working environment, a subsidized cell phone, a stock purchase plan, and life insurance.

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Key Stats for Joy Global, Inc.


23 %
77 %
$43,205 - $57,127
$55,156 - $94,248

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 9 votes.
1-4 years
5-9 years
10-19 years
20 years or more
$64,932 - $127,151
Bachelor of Science, Mechanical Engineering (BSME)
$70,000 - $87,000
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