Average Salary for Magna Automotive Employees

Headquartered in Aurora, Ontario, Magna Automotive offers a range of employment opportunities in the manufacturing, from Information Technology Manager to Quality Manager. The average Magna Automotive employee earns $66K per year. Your city influences pay for Magna Automotive workers the most, followed by your job title and your experience level. The data for this report comes from responses to the PayScale salary survey.

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About This Company

337 Magna Drive
Aurora, Ontario 


Manufacturing, Motor Vehicle Body Manufacturing, Motor Vehicle Parts and Accessories


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When it comes to location, the highest average paycheck ($115K annually) can be spotted in Troy, Mich.; Detroit, Mich. (around $96K), Toledo, Ohio (about $95K), and Novi, Mich. ($83K) are the next top-paying cities. High paychecks are not found in Nashville, Ill.; in fact, at $54K it is one of the worst-paid cities. Across Magna Automotive's U.S. offices, employees in the state of Michigan earn the most, taking home approximately $86K per year.


Operations Managers are awarded the highest paychecks, with compensation nearing about $105K annually on average; Senior CAD Designers are next on the list, bringing in close to $100K, followed by Quality Managers earning approximately $98K and Information Technology Managers making $96K. On the lower end are Materials Supervisors at $53K on average.

Years of Experience

For those who claim five to nine years of work experience, pay on average amounts to around $62K per year. Between the one and five year mark, median pay is $55K annually. Broken down by tenure, the largest share of Magna Automotive employees (29 percent) have 10-19 years of experience and earn around $73K per year on average.

Certifications and Degrees

Computer Aided Drafting and Design Certificate Holders are compensated at a much higher rate than non-authorized workers, bringing in close to $100K annually. Acquiring certification to be a ISO9001:2000 Certified Lead Auditor is rewarded with median pay of approximately $96K per year. Magna Automotive workers who hold a B.A. in Bachelor of Arts (BA) are also well compensated, earning $123K on average.


When it comes to skills, Leadership seems to bolster pay the most; employees who claim proficiency also enjoy a median income of about $100K annually. Microsoft Office is a popular skill in the Magna Automotive workforce; approximately one-fourth of those surveyed report putting it to use in their jobs. Key skills also include Microsoft Excel, Project Management, and Engineering Design.

Benefits and Perks

A large number of survey participants set aside retirement funds in an employer-sponsored 401(k). At Magna Automotive, most employees have health insurance, and a large number of workers have dental coverage. Magna Automotive folks also make good use of a subsidized cell phone, a casual working environment, 401(a), tuition reimbursement, and flexible hours.

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Key Stats for Magna Automotive


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$30,576 - $86,000
$43,833 - $96,055
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Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 17 votes.

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