When it comes to location, the highest average paycheck (about $100K annually) can be spotted in Maynard; Boston ($93K), Weston (approximately $61K), and Florence (around $33K) are the next top-paying cities. Across its U.S. offices, the state of Massachusetts pays Monster.Com the most — $86K per year on average.
Years of Experience
Average pay is typically $74K for those with five to nine years of experience. The largest slice of the Monster.Com workforce (34 percent) has been working for one to four years and earns around $65K annually.
The highest paychecks go to Senior Sales Operations Managers, who earn $120K, closely trailed by Software Engineers (about $72K) and Web Content Editors (approximately $60K).
Certifications and Degrees
Being a Certified ScrumMaster certainly has its perks — salaries approach $104K and far exceed the paychecks of those without certification. Monster.Com workers who hold a Master of Business Administration (MBA) are also well compensated, earning $120K on average.
In this role, the best-paying skill appears to be Agile; individuals who claim it among their capabilities enjoy a higher median salary of $104K. Project Management is a popular skill among Monster.Com workers, with one-seventh of those surveyed reporting using it on the job. Other top skills include Data Analysis, Customer Relationship Management, and Adobe Photoshop.
Benefits and Perks
Monster.Com sponsors a 401(k) program, and almost all employees use this option to save for their retirement. A strong majority of workers receive health insurance, and a fair portion of workers get dental coverage. Some other advantages of working at Monster.Com are a casual working environment, a subsidized cell phone, life insurance, optional telecommute / work from home, and flexible hours.