Nearing the top of the pay scale are Executive Directors, Event Managers, Human Resources Business Partners, and Assistant General Managers; while the first receives the highest median pay at $115K per year, the other salaries come in at $68K, approximately $60K, and $57K, respectively. Among the lower-paid positions at MGM Resorts International are Executive Assistants — the median salary for this role approaches around $40K.
When it comes to location, the highest average paycheck (about $67K annually) can be spotted in Springfield, Mass.; Washington, DC ($63K), the company's headquarter city of Las Vegas, Nev. (about $59K), and Biloxi, Miss. (approximately $38K) are the next top-paying cities. Within the firm, employees working in Massachusetts take home the most — around $67K per year on average.
Years of Experience
Workers who have been with the company for more than one year but less than five can make $51K annually on average. For those who claim five to nine years of work experience, pay on average amounts to $58K per year. The greater proportion of employees (31 percent) report 10-19 years of experience and bring home median pay of $80K annually.
Certifications and Degrees
Certified Six Sigma Black Belts receive bigger paychecks (about $144K per year) than those without credentials. Bigger paychecks are awarded to Tips Alcohol Certifications with credentials; these people earn approximately $100K annually on average. MGM Resorts International provides the highest financial reward to those with a Bachelor's Degree — these employees rake in $113K per year.
When it comes to skills, employees who report Budget Management among their abilities seem to make the most, reporting a median income of $74K annually. A common skill in MGM Resorts International's work force is Microsoft Office; roughly one in seven of survey participants report using it on the job. Key skills also include Microsoft Excel, Operations Management, and Project Management.
Benefits and Perks
The larger part of workers save up for retirement through a 401(k) plan. At MGM Resorts International, a large number of employees have health insurance, and most employees have dental coverage. Other privileges include a company cell phone, life insurance, flexible hours, free drinks, and tuition reimbursement.