When it comes to location, the highest average paycheck ($126K annually) can be spotted in New York, N.Y.; the company's headquarter city of Melville, N.Y. (approximately $96K), Atlanta, Ga. (about $94K), and Detroit, Mich. (around $89K) are the next top-paying cities. On the lower end is Charlotte, N.C. at $59K. Within the company, workers earn the highest salaries (an average of $95K per year) in New York.
Six Sigma Black Belt Project Managers are awarded the highest paychecks, with compensation nearing $120K annually on average; Key Account Managers are next on the list, bringing in close to approximately $95K, followed by Senior Account Executives earning about $80K and Software Test Quality Assurance Analysts making around $75K. Financial compensation for Associate Product Managers is rather low — on average only $55K — relative to the rest of the company.
Years of Experience
For those with one to four years of experience, median paychecks reach $56K per year. Average pay is around $71K annually for those with five to nine years of experience. The largest fraction of MSC Industrial Direct Co Inc people (35 percent) have been working for 10-19 years and earn $70K per year on average.
Certifications and Degrees
Certified Six Sigma Black Belts have significantly higher pay than non-accredited workers at about $120K annually. MSC Industrial Direct Co Inc workers who hold a Certificate (Cert) are also well compensated, earning $120K on average.
When it comes to skills, employees who report Sales Management among their abilities seem to make the most, reporting a median income of approximately $98K per year. Project Management is a popular skill in the MSC Industrial Direct Co Inc workforce; one-fourth of those surveyed report putting it to use in their jobs. Microsoft Excel, Data Analysis, and Microsoft Office round out the set of key employee skills.
Benefits and Perks
Only 28 percent receive paid vacation and sick leave. The larger part of respondents set aside retirement funds in an employer-sponsored 401(k). Perks cover health insurance for a large number of respondents and dental coverage for most employees. MSC Industrial Direct Co Inc also dishes out privileges such as a casual working environment, life insurance, a stock purchase plan, and a subsidized cell phone.