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Average Salary for Kohler, Co. Employees

Employees at Kohler, Co. make $61K annually on average. At Kohler, Co., the biggest piece of the paycheck puzzle is your role at the company — it impacts salary more than anything else — though where you live and how long you've been working each factor into the equation as well. The information for this rundown comes from respondents who completed PayScale's salary questionnaire.

How This Employer Pays

Kohler, Co. typically pays:
below market

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Employer: Kohler, Co.
Average Salary Range by Job
Job (Number Reporting)
National Data (?
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[-]Project Engineer (4)
$46,912 - $77,503  
[-]Project Engineer (4)
Salary$46,155 - $70,933  
Bonus$858 - $9,544  
Total Pay$46,912 - $77,503  
[+]Process Engineer (3)
$49,046 - $82,713  
[+]Process Engineer (3)
Salary$50,702 - $80,146  
Total Pay$49,046 - $82,713  
[+]Senior Project Engineer (3)
$66,329 - $100,952  
[+]Senior Project Engineer (3)
Salary$59,739 - $86,388  
Bonus$1,405 - $14,084  
Total Pay$66,329 - $100,952  
[+]Mechanical Engineer (2)
$45,845 - $91,022  
[+]Mechanical Engineer (2)
Salary$47,151 - $90,838  
Bonus$537 - $9,391  
Total Pay$45,845 - $91,022  
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XWhen PayScale has limited employee-submitted data, we base estimated ranges on a broader set of relevant employee profiles to calculate the most accurate ranges for this job at this company.
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 9 Nov 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 82
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Sales Directors represent the higher end of the earnings spectrum — in fact, median pay for this job is the highest at $140K — though Staff Engineers, Senior Project Engineers, and Process Engineers also do fairly well at $79K, around $74K, and about $63K, respectively. Near the bottom at Kohler, Co. are Supply Chain Analysts, pulling in just approximately $54K.


Those interested in increasing earning potential should avoid the city of Milwaukee — at $55K, salaries are some of the lowest in the country. U.S. pay levels are highest in the state of New York; salaries there average to approximately $127K per year.

Years of Experience

For employees with five to ten years at the company, wages tend to be at the $67K mark. For the most part, a representative employee at Kohler, Co. has been working for one to four years and makes about $60K annually.

Certifications and Degrees

Certified Six Sigma Green Belts receive bigger paychecks ($64K) than those without credentials. Earning an Engineer in Training certification garners significant financial rewards of $60K per year. The highest-paying degree here is a Master of Business Administration (MBA), Business Administration; Kohler, Co. awards around $109K to these degree-holders.


The highest-paying skill in this position seems to be Negotiation; individuals who report it as part of the repertoire have a median income of $116K. It's pretty common to find people here who know Engineering Design; slightly less than a fifth consider it a key competency. Microsoft Office, Project Management, and Microsoft Excel are also desirable skills.

Benefits and Perks

Two-fifths of workers have paid vacation, and only about a quarter of workers can take paid time off for illness. The greater part of workers take advantage of the 401(k) plan that Kohler, Co. sponsors. Health insurance comes as part of the deal for a strong majority of workers, and most workers report receiving dental coverage as well. Kohler, Co. employees also enjoy perks such as a company cell phone, life insurance, tuition reimbursement, and a casual working environment.

Key Stats

30 %
70 %
$32,369 - $67,088
$48,339 - $90,490
Less than 1 year
1-4 years
5-9 years
10-19 years
20 years or more
Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 20 votes.

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