Years of Experience
Survey participants who have worked at Lufthansa for between five and 10 years earn $67K annually on average. The largest slice of the Lufthansa workforce (37 percent) has been working for one to four years and earns, on average, about $55K per year.
When it comes to location, the highest average paycheck (approximately $98K annually) can be spotted in East Meadow, N.Y.; Miami, Fla. ($84K), Washington, DC (around $82K), and New York, N.Y. ($67K) are the next top-paying cities. High paychecks are not found in Tulsa, Okla.; in fact, at $52K it is one of the worst-paid cities. By state, Lufthansa pays its Florida employees the most; the pay rate there is $84K per year.
Senior Finance Managers represent the higher end of the earnings spectrum — in fact, median pay for this job is the highest at about $120K annually — though Operations Managers also do fairly well at around $85K per year.
Certifications and Degrees
Microsoft Certified Systems Administrators earn approximately $48K annually, far more than their non-accredited counterparts. The highest-paying degree here is a Bachelor of Engineering in Bachelor of Engineering (BEng / BE); Lufthansa awards $82K to these degree-holders.
The highest-paying skill in this position seems to be Senior Financial Management; individuals who report it as part of the repertoire have a median income of around $120K per year. Microsoft Excel is regularly seen around here; about one in four of those surveyed report it as a core competency. Employees also tend to know Forecasting, Customer Service, and Budget Management.
Benefits and Perks
Only two in five employees receive paid vacation and sick leave. To plan for old age, a fair number of respondents maintain savings accounts through the company's 401(k) plan. At Lufthansa, the larger part of survey participants have health insurance, and the larger part of respondents have dental coverage. Some other advantages of working at Lufthansa are flexible hours, tuition reimbursement, life insurance, and a casual working environment.