Supply Chain Managers earn the highest median pay at around $117K per year, followed by Regional Sales Managers ($76K) and Import & Export Agents (approximately $28K).
Residents of San Francisco, Calif. pick up paychecks that are higher than any other city — the median salary is $115K annually; other top-paying cities include Miami, Fla. (about $80K) and East Meadow, N.Y. ($69K). By state, the highest compensation levels appear in California, where the average salary is $94K per year.
Years of Experience
Respondents who have been working for five to nine years make $70K annually on average. Between the one and five year mark, median pay is about $61K per year. The greater proportion of employees (35 percent) report 10-19 years of experience and bring home median pay of $72K annually.
Certifications and Degrees
Lufthansa workers who hold a Bachelor's Degree are also well compensated, earning approximately $62K on average.
The highest-paying skill to have in this role seems to be Inventory Management; employees claiming this as part of the toolbox earn a median of around $117K per year. Project Management is a popular skill in the Lufthansa workforce; one-fifth of those surveyed report putting it to use in their jobs. Other top skills include Customer Service, Customer Relations, and Customer Relationship Management.
Benefits and Perks
31 percent receive paid vacation, and only one-half of employees get sick leave. Most survey participants save for retirement through Lufthansa's 401(k) plan. At Lufthansa, a large number of workers have health insurance, and a large number of survey participants have dental coverage. Lufthansa folks also make good use of a company cell phone, life insurance, flexible hours, and tuition reimbursement.