Years of Experience
Respondents who have been working for five to nine years make approximately $74K per year on average. The largest slice of the Macy's Merchandising Group workforce (50 percent) has been working for one to four years and earns, on average, around $56K annually.
Fashion Designers are the best paid with the average salary hovering at $75K per year; Associate Marketing Managers also rank near the top of the list, pulling in $55K annually.
Certifications and Degrees
The best paid folks at Macy's Merchandising Group have a Bachelor's Degree, earning about $56K per year.
Employees who count Technical Garment Knowledge among their skills enjoy higher pay; the median for this group is $111K annually. A relatively widespread skill at Macy's Merchandising Group is Product Development; slightly less than a third of employees use it for work. Many workers usually know Adobe Photoshop, Adobe Illustrator, and Computer Aided Design as well.
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
Only 31 percent enjoy paid vacation days and paid sick time — a rather disappointing finding. Most respondents allocate some part of their earnings to the company-sponsored 401(k) savings plan. Perks cover health insurance for a strong majority of workers and dental coverage for most employees. Privileges also include a casual working environment, laptop / notebook computer, and life insurance.