Years of Experience
Between the one and five year mark, median pay is about $107K per year. For those who claim five to nine years of work experience, pay on average amounts to $116K annually. The greater proportion of employees (41 percent) report 20 years or more of experience and bring home median pay of $136K per year.
Bringing in the most money are Optical Engineers — their earnings average $139K annually. Mechanical Engineers are a close second at approximately $119K along with Software Engineers (around $115K) and Postdoctoral Research Associates (about $86K).
Certifications and Degrees
Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory compensates Master of Business Administration (MBA)-holders the most at $128K per year.
When it comes to skills, employees who report Technical Analysis among their abilities seem to make the most, reporting a median income of $151K annually. Engineering Design is a popular skill among Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory workers, with just under one in three of those surveyed reporting using it on the job. Project Management, Java, and Microsoft Excel were also reported by many survey participants.
Benefits and Perks
Just 36 percent receive paid time off. With an eye toward the future, Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory offers several choices in retirement planning such as a 401(k) plan and a defined benefit retirement plan. Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory provides health insurance to nearly all survey participants, and the vast majority of survey participants do receive dental coverage. Other privileges include a casual working environment, tuition reimbursement, life insurance, and a defined benefit retirement plan.