Years of Experience
Workers who have been with the company for more than one year but less than five can make $59K annually on average. Respondents who have been working for five to nine years make approximately $40K per year on average. When we consider tenure, a substantial portion of employees (36 percent) have been working for 10-19 years and make around $50K annually on average.
Directors of Engineering are awarded the highest paychecks, with average compensation nearing $95K per year; Restaurant Managers are next on the list, bringing in close to $46K, followed by Directors of Housekeeping earning about $42K.
Residents of Shreveport, La. pick up paychecks that are higher than any other city — the median salary is $94K annually; other top-paying cities include Chicago, Ill. ($55K) and Pigeon Forge, Tenn. ($42K). By state, Louisiana offers the highest pay at approximately $94K per year.
Certifications and Degrees
Certified Six Sigma Green Belts receive bigger paychecks (around $95K annually) than those without credentials. On average, salaries rise to about $52K per year for accredited Certified ServSafe Food Handlers.
In this role, the best-paying skill appears to be Team Leadership; individuals who claim it among their capabilities enjoy a higher median salary of $95K annually. One of the more prevalent skills at Margaritaville is Leadership, with just under a third considering it a key competency. Employees also tend to know People Management, Operations Management, and Budget Management.
Benefits and Perks
Just under one in three workers contribute to 401(k) savings accounts sponsored by the firm. Perks cover health insurance for a strong majority of respondents and dental coverage for the larger part of survey participants. The company also dishes out perks such as a casual working environment and free drinks.