Average Salary for Joy Global, Inc. Employees

Operating out of Milwaukee, Wisc., Joy Global, Inc. employs talent in positions ranging from Mechanical Engineer to Software Engineer. The average Joy Global, Inc. employee earns $70K per year. The most important factor affecting pay for Joy Global, Inc. employees is what you do at the company, though geography and your experience level play a role as well. The data in this summary comes from the PayScale salary survey.

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Milwaukee, Wisconsin 53201

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Manufacturing Engineering Managers are the best paid with the average salary hovering at about $130K annually; Electrical Engineering Managers, Software Engineers, and Senior Mechanical Engineers also rank near the top of the list, pulling in around $129K, approximately $82K, and $80K, respectively. Earning only $56K on average, Industrial Engineers make less than most people in the company.


When it comes to location, the highest average paycheck ($131K per year) can be spotted in Warrendale, Pa.; Pittsburgh, Pa. (approximately $110K), Cranberry Township, Pa. ($78K), and Franklin, Pa. (about $74K) are the next top-paying cities. Longview, Texas is one of the lowest-paid cities, with earnings averaging around $59K. By state, Joy Global, Inc. employees make the most in Pennsylvania, earning $82K annually on average.

Years of Experience

For those with five to nine years of experience, average earnings amount to $79K per year. The largest fraction of Joy Global, Inc. people (28 percent) have been working for one to four years and earn about $57K annually on average.

Certifications and Degrees

Project Management Certificate Holders are compensated at a much higher rate than non-authorized workers, bringing in close to $104K per year. The best paid folks at Joy Global, Inc. have a Master of Science (MS), earning around $129K annually.


When it comes to skills, employees who report People Management among their abilities seem to make the most, reporting a median income of $130K per year. Project Management also popped up often in the survey as an important skill; just under one in three of employees surveyed report using it at work. Microsoft Office, Microsoft Excel, and Engineering Design are also desirable skills.

Benefits and Perks

Just one-seventh of workers receive paid time off. A large number of employees contribute to 401(k) savings accounts sponsored by the firm. Joy Global, Inc. provides health insurance to almost all survey participants, and a large number of survey participants do receive dental coverage. Other privileges include a casual working environment, a subsidized cell phone, tuition reimbursement, and a stock purchase plan.

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Key Stats for Joy Global, Inc.


22 %
78 %
$43,982 - $59,861
$54,477 - $92,198

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 5 votes.
1-4 years
5-9 years
10-19 years
20 years or more
$65,496 - $112,900
Bachelor of Science, Mechanical Engineering (BSME)
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