Years of Experience
Workers who have been with the company for more than one year but less than five can make $55K annually on average. Broken down by tenure, the largest share of Macy's Merchandising Group employees (44 percent) have five to nine years of experience and earn $74K per year on average.
Nearing the top of the pay scale are Fashion Designers and Associate Marketing Managers; the former receives the highest median pay at $75K annually while around $55K per year is the norm for the latter.
Certifications and Degrees
Macy's Merchandising Group provides the highest financial reward to those with a Bachelor's Degree — these employees rake in about $55K annually.
Employees who count Technical Garment Knowledge among their skills enjoy higher pay; the median for this group is approximately $111K per year. Product Development is considered a run-of-the-mill skill; just under one in three of Macy's Merchandising Group's people use it regularly. Three more common skills are Adobe Photoshop, Adobe Illustrator, and Social Media Marketing.
Macy's Merchandising Group's employees who participated in the survey are more likely to be female — the female-to-male ratio is more than 3 to 1.
Benefits and Perks
The company is somewhat lacking in the benefits department, and only a quarter of employees report compensation for sick days and vacation time. A large number of employees participate in a 401(k) program. At Macy's Merchandising Group, a large number of survey participants have health insurance, and most workers have dental coverage. The list of perks also includes a casual working environment, life insurance, and laptop / notebook computer.