When it comes to location, the highest average paycheck (approximately $104K per year) can be spotted in New York, N.Y.; Brownsville, Wisc. ($68K), Milwaukee, Wisc. ($60K), and Fond Du Lac, Wisc. (around $39K) are the next top-paying cities. Within the company, workers earn the highest salaries (an average of $102K annually) in New York.
Field Engineers are the best paid with the average salary hovering at about $102K per year; Construction Estimators, Construction Project Managers, and Application Developers also rank near the top of the list, pulling in around $74K, about $68K, and $39K, respectively.
Years of Experience
Average pay is $80K annually for those with five to nine years of experience. The greater proportion of employees (63 percent) report one to four years of experience and bring home median pay of $57K per year.
Certifications and Degrees
Salaries approach approximately $104K annually for ACI Concrete Certifications; non-accredited workers make much less. On average, salaries rise to $102K per year for accredited OSHA 10 Hour Specialists. The best paid folks at Michels Corporation have a Bachelor's Degree, earning approximately $43K annually.
The highest-paying skill to have in this role seems to be AutoCAD; employees claiming this as part of the toolbox earn a median of about $80K per year. A garden variety skill at Michels Corporation is Project Management; nearly two in five of Michels Corporation's people use it regularly. Employees also tend to know Microsoft Office, Construction Estimating, and Microsoft Excel.
At Michels Corporation, there are significantly more males who responded to the survey than females — the male-to-female ratio is more than 3 to 1.
Benefits and Perks
A strong majority of employees set aside retirement funds in an employer-sponsored 401(k). At Michels Corporation, most survey participants have health insurance, and a large number of employees have dental coverage. Some other perks are a company cell phone, company car / automobile, laptop / notebook computer, a casual working environment, and flexible hours.