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 Business Development Manager to Sales Analyst. Compensation for MSC Industrial Direct Co Inc employees tends to be around $50K annually. Though how long you've been working and where you live are influential salary factors for those at MSC Industrial Direct Co Inc, your role at the company turns out to have the greatest impact on paycheck size. This overview is based on answers to PayScale's salary questionnaire.

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MSC Industrial Direct Co Inc typically pays:
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Employer: MSC Industrial Direct Co Inc
Average Salary Range by Job
Job (Number Reporting)
National Data (?
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[-]Accounts Payable (A/P) Administrator (2)
$26,416 - $48,718  
[-]Accounts Payable (A/P) Administrator (2)
Total Pay$26,416 - $48,718  
[+]Sales Analyst (2)
$34,961 - $63,808  
[+]Sales Analyst (2)
Salary$35,926 - $62,732  
Total Pay$34,961 - $63,808  
[+]Business Development Manager (2)
$64,923 - $178,976  
[+]Business Development Manager (2)
Salary$66,088 - $158,466  
Total Pay$64,923 - $178,976  
[+]Human Resources (HR) Administrator (2)
$29,223 - $47,490  
[+]Human Resources (HR) Administrator (2)
Total Pay$29,223 - $47,490  
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Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 11 Nov 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 42
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About This Company

Melville, New York 11747


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Business Development Managers rake in the most money, with average earnings of $127K; Sales Analysts come in second with typical earnings amounting to about $47K.

Years of Experience

Average pay is typically $55K for those with five to nine years of experience. Workers who have been with the company for more than one year but less than five can typically make around $46K. The largest slice of the MSC Industrial Direct Co Inc workforce (34 percent) has been working for 10-19 years and earns $53K per year.


Median pay is highest in the company's headquarter city of Melville (approximately $67K annually), followed by Charlotte ($60K), Mableton ($58K), and Denver (approximately $48K). Harrisburg is near the bottom for pay at around $45K. Pay rates in the United States are highest in the state of California, where they average to about $89K per year.

Certifications and Degrees

Being an OSHA Forklift Operator Certification certainly has its perks — salaries approach $59K and far exceed the paychecks of those without certification. It pays to have a Bachelor's Degree at MSC Industrial Direct Co Inc — these employees make the most at approximately $53K annually.


Employees who count Project Management among their skills tend to enjoy higher pay; the median for this group is $110K. Customer Relationship Management is a popular skill among MSC Industrial Direct Co Inc workers, with just under one in three of those surveyed reporting using it on the job. Other top skills include Microsoft Office, Microsoft Excel, and Account Management.

Benefits and Perks

Paid time off is in short supply here, with only 42 percent receiving paid vacation and a quarter of workers receiving paid sick days. Almost all workers set aside retirement funds in an employer-sponsored 401(k). Health insurance is part of the package for a solid majority of workers, and for the greater part of workers, dental coverage is too. MSC Industrial Direct Co Inc folks also make good use of life insurance, a stock purchase plan, company car / automobile, and a casual working environment.

Key Stats for MSC Industrial Direct Co Inc


46 %
54 %
$36,766 - $54,045
$31,562 - $74,237
Less than 1 year
1-4 years
5-9 years
10-19 years
20 years or more

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 6 votes.

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