When it comes to location, the highest average paycheck ($115K annually) can be spotted in Chicago, Ill.; New York, N.Y. ($107K), Syracuse, N.Y. (around $83K), and Brownsville, Wisc. ($79K) are the next top-paying cities. Fond Du Lac, Wisc. is one of the lowest-paid cities, with earnings averaging about $45K. Across Michels Corporation's U.S. offices, employees in the state of Illinois earn the most, taking home approximately $115K per year.
Field Engineers rake in the most money, with average earnings of $79K annually; Construction Project Managers come in second with average earnings amounting to $74K, while Construction Estimators and Staff Engineers rank near the top as well (around $74K and $53K, respectively). Application Developers at Michels Corporation do not see much in the way of financial compensation and represent one of the lower-paid positions (about $39K on average) at the company.
Years of Experience
Respondents who have been working for five to nine years make approximately $80K per year on average. The largest fraction of Michels Corporation people (52 percent) have been working for one to four years and earn around $55K annually on average.
Certifications and Degrees
Those lacking certification bring in much lower salaries than First Aid Administrators, who make $92K per year. On average, salaries rise to approximately $90K annually for accredited OSHA 30 hour Certificate Holder Holders. The highest-paying degree here is a Bachelor of Science in Bachelor of Science (BS / BSc); Michels Corporation awards $68K to these degree-holders.
Employees who count Microsoft Word among their skills enjoy higher pay; the median for this group is about $80K per year. A relatively widespread skill at Michels Corporation is Project Management; more than a third of employees use it for work. Employees also tend to know Microsoft Office, Microsoft Excel, and Construction Estimating.
The number of male employees who participated in the survey outweighs the number of women; the male-to-female ratio is more than 3 to 1.
Benefits and Perks
The larger part of respondents allocate some part of their earnings to the company-sponsored 401(k) savings plan. A large number of workers have health insurance, and benefits for most employees also include dental insurance. Some other advantages of working at Michels Corporation are a subsidized cell phone, company car / automobile, laptop / notebook computer, credit card / expense account, and life insurance.