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Average Salary for MSC Industrial Direct Co Inc Employees

Operating out of Melville, New York, MSC Industrial Direct Co Inc employs talent in positions ranging from Business Development Manager to Sales Analyst. Employees at MSC Industrial Direct Co Inc make $50K per year on average. At MSC Industrial Direct Co Inc, the biggest piece of the paycheck puzzle is your role at the company — it impacts salary more than anything else — though your experience level and your city each factor into the equation as well. This summary is derived from information collected in the PayScale salary survey.

How This Employer Pays

MSC Industrial Direct Co Inc typically pays:
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Employer: MSC Industrial Direct Co Inc
Average Salary Range by Job
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[-]Business Development Manager (2)
$61,919 - $178,495  
[-]Business Development Manager (2)
Salary$66,222 - $160,518  
Total Pay$61,919 - $178,495  
[+]Sales Analyst (2)
$34,663 - $63,990  
[+]Sales Analyst (2)
Salary$36,366 - $61,680  
Total Pay$34,663 - $63,990  
[+]Human Resources (HR) Administrator (2)
$29,416 - $47,370  
[+]Human Resources (HR) Administrator (2)
Total Pay$29,416 - $47,370  
[+]Accounts Payable (A/P) Administrator (2)
$26,728 - $48,422  
[+]Accounts Payable (A/P) Administrator (2)
Total Pay$26,728 - $48,422  
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Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 4 Nov 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 38
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The highest average salaries go to Business Development Managers, who bring in close to $127K, though Sales Analysts are not far behind at about $47K.

Years of Experience

Between the one and five year mark, pay is typically $46K. For employees with five to ten years at the company, wages tend to be at the approximately $55K mark. By and large, the biggest segment of MSC Industrial Direct Co Inc's workforce (34 percent) have been working for 10-19 years and take home $53K annually.


When it comes to location, the highest average paycheck (around $67K per year) can be spotted in the company's headquarter city of Melville; Charlotte (about $60K), Mableton ($58K), and Denver ($48K) are the next top-paying cities. Harrisburg is one of the lowest-paid cities, with earnings averaging $45K. Within the firm, employees working in California take home the most — around $89K annually on average.

Certifications and Degrees

Being an OSHA Forklift Operator Certification certainly has its perks — salaries approach approximately $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 $53K per year.


The highest-paying skill in this position seems to be Project Management; individuals who report it as part of the repertoire have a median income of around $110K. One of the more prevalent skills at MSC Industrial Direct Co Inc is Customer Relationship Management , with just under one in three considering it a key competency. Employees also tend to round out their skills sets with Microsoft Office, Microsoft Excel, and Account Management.

Benefits and Perks

42 percent have paid vacation, and only about one in four workers can take paid time off for illness. Nearly all workers allocate some part of their earnings to the company-sponsored 401(k) savings plan. At MSC Industrial Direct Co Inc, a strong majority of workers have health insurance, and the greater part of workers have dental coverage. 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

44 %
56 %
$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
Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 6 votes.

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