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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 Inside Sales Manager to Operations Manager. MSC Industrial Direct Co Inc employees bring home $52K annually on average. Your role at the company is the biggest factor affecting pay for MSC Industrial Direct Co Inc workers, followed by where you live and how long you've been working. The data for this report comes from responses to the PayScale salary survey.

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MSC Industrial Direct Co Inc typically pays:
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Melville, New York 11747


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The highest average salaries go to Business Development Managers, who bring in close to $127K per year, though Six Sigma Black Belt Project Managers are not far behind at around $120K along with Operations Managers ($70K) and Inside Sales Managers ($58K). On the lower end are Sales Analysts at about $47K on average.


When it comes to location, the highest average paycheck (approximately $118K annually) can be spotted in the company's headquarter city of Melville, N.Y.; Columbus, Ohio (around $68K), Mableton, Ga. ($58K), and Charlotte, N.C. ($52K) are the next top-paying cities. Expected earnings are below average (about $45K) in Harrisburg, Pa., one of the lowest-paid cities. Across its U.S. offices, the state of New York pays MSC Industrial Direct Co Inc the most — approximately $98K 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 $41K annually on average. For those who claim five to nine years of work experience, pay on average amounts to about $65K per year. The largest slice of the MSC Industrial Direct Co Inc workforce (32 percent) has been working for 10-19 years and earns, on average, $52K annually.

Certifications and Degrees

Certified Six Sigma Black Belts earn approximately $120K per year, far more than their non-accredited counterparts. The highest-paying degree here is a Bachelor's Degree; MSC Industrial Direct Co Inc awards $50K to these degree-holders.


When it comes to skills, Project Management seems to bolster pay the most; employees who claim proficiency also enjoy a median income of around $122K annually. It's pretty common to find people here who know Customer Relationship Management; slightly less than a third consider it a key competency. Microsoft Excel, Microsoft Office, and Data Analysis round out the set of key employee skills.

Benefits and Perks

28 percent receive paid vacation, and only a sixth of workers get sick leave. The vast majority of respondents participate in a 401(k) program. At MSC Industrial Direct Co Inc, a large number of employees have health insurance, and a large number of survey participants have dental coverage. Privileges also include life insurance, a casual working environment, a stock purchase plan, and tuition reimbursement.

Key Stats for MSC Industrial Direct Co Inc


45 %
55 %
$37,486 - $52,796
$32,215 - $106,125
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 5 votes.
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