Years of Experience
For those with one to four years of experience, median paychecks reach approximately $43K annually. When we consider tenure, a substantial portion of employees (33 percent) have been working for five to nine years and make $56K per year on average.
Nearing the top of the pay scale are Senior Staff Accountants and Research Associates; the former receives the highest median pay at about $61K annually while around $41K per year is the norm for the latter.
Certifications and Degrees
Kemin Industries provides the highest financial reward to those with a Bachelor's Degree — these employees rake in $79K annually.
The highest-paying skill to have may be Safety Compliance; employees who claim proficiency also report a higher average salary of $76K per year. Folks here also tend to know Microsoft Excel; on the survey, more than a third of workers named it in their skills portfolios. Employees also tend to round out their skills sets with Biotechnology, Financial Analysis, and Research Analysis.
Benefits and Perks
A large number of workers participate in a 401(k) program. Nearly all workers report having health insurance, and the vast majority of employees report having dental coverage. Kemin Industries folks also make good use of tuition reimbursement, a casual working environment, a subsidized cell phone, and gym membership.