Years of Experience
Between the one and five year mark, median pay is $80K per year. Overall, the greater share of Monster.Com folks have five to nine years of experience and earn an average around $68K annually.
When it comes to location, the highest average paycheck ($120K per year) can be spotted in New York, N.Y.; San Francisco, Calif. (approximately $98K), Boston, Mass. (about $84K), and Minneapolis, Minn. ($82K) are the next top-paying cities. Approaching the lower end of the pay scale (at $36K) is Milwaukee, Wisc. By state, Monster.Com pays its New York employees the most; the pay rate there is about $120K annually.
The highest paychecks go to Product Marketing Managers, who earn an average approximately $97K per year, closely trailed by Strategic Planning Managers of Marketing (around $97K), Software Engineers ($90K), and Associate Product Managers ($83K). Near the bottom at Monster.Com are Sales Compensation Analysts, pulling in an average of just $54K.
Certifications and Degrees
Certified Public Accountants are compensated at a much higher rate than non-authorized workers, bringing in close to $118K annually. Earning a Cisco Certified Network Associate certification garners significant financial rewards of $53K per year on average. The highest-paying degree here is an Associate of Applied Science (AAS); Monster.Com awards approximately $120K to these degree-holders.
When it comes to skills, employees who report Market Analysis among their abilities seem to make the most, reporting a median income of about $84K annually. A skill that is commonly seen around here is Microsoft Excel; just under one in four deem it necessary for work. Data Analysis, Account Management, and Customer Relationship Management are also desirable skills.
Monster.Com's employees who answered the questionnaire are largely male (the male-to-female ratio is more than 3 to 1).
Benefits and Perks
A strong majority of respondents allocate some part of their earnings to the company-sponsored 401(k) savings plan. Health insurance comes as part of the deal for most workers, and most respondents report receiving dental coverage as well. Monster.Com also dishes out privileges such as a casual working environment, life insurance, gym membership, free drinks, and a company cell phone.