When it comes to location, the highest average paycheck ($160K annually) can be spotted in New York, N.Y.; San Francisco, Calif. ($90K), Boston, Mass. (approximately $87K), and Minneapolis, Minn. (about $82K) are the next top-paying cities. Approaching the lower end of the pay scale (at around $34K) is Florence, S.C. By state, the highest compensation levels appear in New York, where the average salary is $160K per year.
Years of Experience
Workers who have been with the company for more than one year but less than five can make $64K annually on average. The greater proportion of employees (33 percent) report five to nine years of experience and bring home median pay of about $67K per year.
Senior Sales Operations Managers are awarded the highest paychecks, with compensation nearing $120K annually on average; Strategic Planning Managers of Marketing are next on the list, bringing in close to approximately $97K, followed by Senior Sales Operations Analysts earning $82K and Software Engineers making around $72K. Web Content Editors are among the lowest paid at a median salary of $60K.
Certifications and Degrees
Certified ScrumMasters earn $104K per year, far more than their non-accredited counterparts. Monster.Com workers who hold a Master of Business Administration (MBA) are also well compensated, earning about $120K on average.
When it comes to skills, Agile seems to bolster pay the most; employees who claim proficiency also enjoy a median income of around $104K annually. A skill that is commonly seen around here is Data Analysis; just under a fifth deem it necessary for work. Employees also tend to know Microsoft Excel, Project Management, and Customer Relationship Management.
Benefits and Perks
38 percent have paid vacation, and only about a quarter of workers can take paid time off for illness. A large number of respondents take advantage of the 401(k) plan that Monster.Com sponsors. A large number of survey participants report having health insurance, and most survey participants report having dental coverage. Monster.Com employees also enjoy perks such as life insurance, a subsidized cell phone, a casual working environment, and free drinks.