When it comes to location, the highest average paycheck (around $160K per year) can be spotted in New York, N.Y.; San Francisco, Calif. ($98K), Minneapolis, Minn. (approximately $82K), and Boston, Mass. ($73K) are the next top-paying cities. At $36K, Milwaukee, Wisc. is home to some of the lowest pay in the country. The highest pay by state can be found in New York, where salaries average out at about $160K annually.
Years of Experience
Between the one and five year mark, median pay is around $63K per year. Broken down by tenure, the largest share of Monster.Com employees (38 percent) have five to nine years of experience and earn approximately $70K annually on average.
Senior Sales Operations Managers earn the highest median pay at $120K per year, followed by Product Marketing Managers ($98K), Strategic Planning Managers of Marketing (about $97K), and Software Engineers ($86K). Near the bottom at Monster.Com are Sales Compensation Analysts, pulling in an average of just around $54K.
Certifications and Degrees
Cisco Certified Network Associates have significantly higher pay than non-accredited workers at $53K annually. Monster.Com provides the highest financial reward to those with a Master of Business Administration (MBA) — these employees rake in $120K per year.
Employees who count Marketing Management among their skills enjoy higher pay; the median for this group is about $99K annually. It's pretty common to find people here who know Microsoft Excel; just under one in four consider it a key competency. Other top skills include Data Analysis, Customer Relationship Management, and Salesforce.
Benefits and Perks
Paid time off is hard to come by at Monster.Com; the company rewards only two in five employees with paid vacation time and only a fifth of workers with sick leave. To plan for old age, most survey participants maintain savings accounts through the company's 401(k) plan. A large number of respondents receive health insurance, and most respondents get dental coverage. Advantages of working here also include a casual working environment, a company cell phone, life insurance, and free drinks.