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Average Salary for Mylan Pharmaceuticals Inc. Employees

Based in Canonsburg, Pennsylvania, pharmaceutical preparations industry player Mylan Pharmaceuticals Inc. offers many employment opportunities, including Regulatory Affairs Specialist and Senior Recruiter positions. Compensation for Mylan Pharmaceuticals Inc. employees tends to be around $60K annually. At Mylan Pharmaceuticals Inc., the biggest piece of the paycheck puzzle is your role at the company — it impacts salary more than anything else — though where you live and how long you've been working each factor into the equation as well. This report is based on responses to the PayScale salary survey.

How This Employer Pays

Mylan Pharmaceuticals Inc. typically pays:
below market

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Employer: Mylan Pharmaceuticals Inc.
Average Salary Range by Job
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XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
[-]Senior Recruiter (3)
$56,365 - $102,555  
[-]Senior Recruiter (3)
Salary$47,834 - $85,165  
Bonus$2,071 - $20,834  
Total Pay$56,365 - $102,555  
[+]Chemist (2)
$39,131 - $71,827  
[+]Chemist (2)
Salary$36,559 - $65,109  
Bonus$580 - $9,417  
Total Pay$39,131 - $71,827  
[+]Material Handler (2)
$15,952 - $33,208  
[+]Material Handler (2)
Total Pay$15,952 - $33,208  
[+]Environmental Health & Safety (EHS) Manager (2)
$63,376 - $140,714  
[+]Environmental Health & Safety (EHS) Manager (2)
Salary$60,329 - $122,900  
Bonus$1,801 - $19,532  
Total Pay$63,376 - $140,714  
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Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 8 Nov 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 43
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Mylan Pharmaceuticals Inc. Details

Canonsburg, Pennsylvania 15317


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Bringing in the most money are Environmental Health & Safety Managers — their earnings average about $90K. Senior Recruiters are a close second at approximately $64K along with Senior Manufacturing Engineers ($63K) and Regulatory Affairs Specialists ($57K). Mylan Pharmaceuticals Inc. hands out some of the smallest paychecks to Chemists ($48K).


Residents of Pittsburgh pick up paychecks that are higher than any other city — the median salary is around $75K per year; other top-paying cities include Morgantown (approximately $59K) and Greensboro ($37K). By state, Mylan Pharmaceuticals Inc. employees make the most in Vermont, earning $72K annually on average.

Years of Experience

Between the one and five year mark, pay is typically around $54K. Broadly speaking, the largest slice of the Mylan Pharmaceuticals Inc. workforce (29 percent) has a tenure of five to nine years and earns about $63K per year.

Certifications and Degrees

Salaries approach $61K for Registered Pharmacists; non-accredited workers make much less. Regarding salaries and education, Mylan Pharmaceuticals Inc. pays those with a Master of Business Administration (MBA) the most — $135K.


In this position, it pays to have Financial Reporting in your toolkit; employees who claim proficiency enjoy a higher median salary of around $75K. A relatively widespread skill at Mylan Pharmaceuticals Inc. is Microsoft Office; close to one-eighth of employees use it for work. A typical employee's toolkit also contains Data Analysis, Regulatory Compliance, and Budget Management.

Benefits and Perks

The benefits packages at Mylan Pharmaceuticals Inc. can sometimes lack paid time off; 42 percent get paid vacation days, and a sixth of workers receive paid sick leave. For employees looking to save up for their golden years, Mylan Pharmaceuticals Inc. provides an optional 401(k) plan, and nearly all workers participate. At Mylan Pharmaceuticals Inc., most workers have health insurance, and a fair portion of workers have dental coverage. Some other advantages of working at Mylan Pharmaceuticals Inc. are life insurance, tuition reimbursement, relocation expenses, and a casual working environment.

Key Stats

53 %
47 %
$33,276 - $65,711
$43,631 - $91,563
Less than 1 year
1-4 years
5-9 years
10-19 years
20 years or more
Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 2 votes.

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