Average Salary for MSC Industrial Direct Co Inc Employees

Operating out of Melville, N.Y., MSC Industrial Direct Co Inc employs talent in positions ranging from Associate Product Manager to Account Executive. A salary of $63K per year is the median rate at MSC Industrial Direct Co Inc. Your city influences pay for MSC Industrial Direct Co Inc workers the most, followed by your job title and your experience level. The data for this overview comes from answers to PayScale's salary questionnaire.

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MSC Industrial Direct Co Inc Median Salary by Job


Associate Product Manager
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Warehouse Supervisor
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Account Executive
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Security Architect, IT
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Instructional Designer
2 profiles

Quality Assurance Manager
2 profiles

Operations Supervisor
2 profiles

  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 20 Jun 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 62
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Melville, New York 11747


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When it comes to location, the highest average paycheck ($126K annually) can be spotted in New York, N.Y.; Atlanta, Ga. ($94K), Detroit, Mich. (about $89K), and the company's headquarter city of Melville, N.Y. (around $76K) are the next top-paying cities. Those interested in increasing earning potential should avoid the city of Charlotte, N.C. — at approximately $63K, salaries are some of the lowest in the country. Pay rates in the United States are highest in the state of New York, where they average to $88K per year.


Key Account Managers are the best paid with the average salary hovering at $95K annually; Software Test Quality Assurance Analysts, Quality Assurance Managers, and Instructional Designers also rank near the top of the list, pulling in about $75K, $70K, and $70K, respectively. Associate Product Managers are among the lowest paid at a median salary of around $55K.

Years of Experience

Between the one and five year mark, median pay is approximately $55K per year. For those who claim five to nine years of work experience, pay on average amounts to $70K annually. The greater proportion of employees (35 percent) report 10-19 years of experience and bring home median pay of $71K per year.

Certifications and Degrees

OSHA Forklift Operator Certifications receive bigger paychecks (approximately $52K annually) than those without credentials. Employees who have a B.A. in Bachelor of Arts (BA) make the most here, hauling in about $80K per year.


Employees who count Sales Management among their skills enjoy higher pay; the median for this group is around $98K annually. Project Management is a popular skill among MSC Industrial Direct Co Inc workers, with just over a fifth of those surveyed reporting using it on the job. Other top skills include Microsoft Excel, Microsoft Office, and Data Analysis.

Benefits and Perks

A lucky few (a quarter of workers) are fortunate enough to be compensated for both vacation and sick time. A 401(k) program is available, and a majority of workers use it to save for retirement. Most employees can count on health insurance, and a solid majority of survey participants have dental coverage as a benefit. Some other advantages of working at MSC Industrial Direct Co Inc are a subsidized cell phone, life insurance, a casual working environment, and a stock purchase plan.

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Key Stats for MSC Industrial Direct Co Inc


27 %
73 %
$66,000 - $90,000
$48,301 - $94,793

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 20 votes.
1-4 years
5-9 years
10-19 years
20 years or more
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