Compliance Managers of IT Security Products rake in the most money, with average earnings of approximately $70K per year; Retail District Managers come in second with average earnings amounting to $50K, while Buyers and Merchandisers rank near the top as well (around $48K and $38K, respectively). Earning only $27K on average, Retail Managers make less than most people in the company.
Years of Experience
Average pay is about $34K annually for those with five to nine years of experience. When we consider tenure, a substantial portion of employees (37 percent) have been working for one to four years and make approximately $28K per year on average.
Pay rates in the United States are highest in the state of Indiana, where they average to $40K annually.
Certifications and Degrees
Being a Payment Card Industry certainly has its perks — salaries approach about $70K per year and far exceed the paychecks of those without certification. On average, salaries rise to $46K annually for accredited Comptia A+ Service Technicians. Employees who have an Associate of Applied Technology (AAT) make the most here, hauling in $70K per year.
When it comes to skills, Operations Management seems to bolster pay the most; employees who claim proficiency also enjoy a median income of around $32K annually. Folks here also tend to know Inventory Management; on the survey, just over two-fifths of workers named it in their skills portfolios. Employees also tend to round out their skills sets with Customer Service, Sales Management, and Sales.
Benefits and Perks
To plan for old age, a majority of survey participants maintain savings accounts through the company's 401(k) plan. A strong majority of respondents can count on health insurance, and a solid majority of workers have dental coverage as a benefit. A few more workplace perks are a casual working environment, a company cell phone, gym membership, life insurance, and 401(a).