Quality Assurance Directors rake in the most money, with average earnings of $155K annually; Project Engineers come in second with average earnings amounting to $80K, while Analytical Chemists and Environmental Health & Safety Specialists rank near the top as well ($74K and approximately $66K, respectively). Metrology Calibration Technicians make an average about $55K, close to the bottom of the company pay scale.
Years of Experience
Those who have five to nine years of work experience see average salaries of around $85K per year. Overall, the greater share of Mallinckrodt Inc folks have one to four years of experience and earn an average about $62K annually.
When it comes to location, the highest average paycheck (around $97K per year) can be spotted in Madison, Wisc.; St. Louis, Mo. (approximately $85K), Raleigh, N.C. ($73K), and Oneonta, N.Y. ($65K) are the next top-paying cities. Pay rates in the United States are highest in the state of Wisconsin, where they average to $97K annually.
Certifications and Degrees
Certified ASQ Manager of Quality/Organizational Excellences are compensated at a much higher rate than non-authorized workers, bringing in close to about $155K per year. Acquiring certification to be a Project Management Professional is rewarded with median pay of $145K annually. Mallinckrodt Inc compensates Master of Engineering (MEng / ME)-holders the most at around $113K per year.
The highest-paying skill to have in this role seems to be Product Development; employees claiming this as part of the toolbox earn a median of approximately $115K annually. A skill that is commonly seen around here is Microsoft Excel; approximately one-fifth deem it necessary for work. Employees also tend to know Data Analysis, Quality Assurance / Quality Control, and Project Management.
Benefits and Perks
A large number of respondents set aside retirement funds in an employer-sponsored 401(k). For most workers, benefits include health insurance, and a large number of employees get dental coverage, too. Employees can also look forward to a stock purchase plan, a casual working environment, life insurance, tuition reimbursement, and a subsidized cell phone.