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Operating out of Livermore, California, research & development company Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory employs talent in positions ranging from Mechanical Engineer to Software Engineer. With a reputation for handing out six-figure salaries (median pay is $111K), Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory is a strong magnet for those looking to increase their earning potential. Your job title influences pay for Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory workers the most, followed by your experience level. This report is based on responses to the PayScale salary survey.
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Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 44
Survey participants who have worked at Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory for between five and ten years haul in $106K on average. For those with one to four years of experience, paychecks typically reach approximately $108K. When we consider tenure, a substantial portion of employees (40 percent) have been working for 10-19 years and make around $120K per year.
Earning about $139K on average, Optical Engineers receive the most money, followed by Software Engineers ($116K), Mechanical Engineers ($112K), and Software Developers (about $95K). Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory hands out some of the smallest paychecks to Postdoctoral Research Associates ($84K).
Those lacking certification bring in much lower salaries than Certified Professional Engineer s, who make approximately $150K. Salaries typically rise to $146K annually for accredited Professional Engineer License Holders. Those with a Doctorate (PhD) at Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory come out on top, and their salaries approach $142K per year.
Skill-wise, employees who report C++ as part of the toolkit report the most money, earning around $145K on average. A relatively widespread skill at Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory is Engineering Design; one-fourth of employees use it for work. Project Management, Java, and Microsoft Office round out the set of key employee skills.
Men are more likely to work at Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory than women, given the more than 3 to 1 male-to-female ratio.
The company does pay out vacation and sick days, but these benefits are received by only half of workers. A fair portion of workers report contributing to a 401(k). The vast majority of workers receive health insurance, and almost all workers get dental coverage. Perks also include a casual working environment, tuition reimbursement, life insurance, and flexible hours.
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