Years of Experience
For those who claim five to nine years of work experience, pay on average amounts to $70K annually. For those with one to four years of experience, median paychecks reach around $59K per year. The greater proportion of employees (28 percent) report 20 years or more of experience and bring home median pay of $75K annually.
The highest paychecks go to Environmental Health & Safety Managers, who earn an average approximately $88K per year, closely trailed by Quality Manager, Pharmaceuticalss ($88K), Senior Recruiters (about $64K), and Business Analysts (approximately $54K). On the lower end are Chemists at about $48K on average.
The highest pay by state can be found in Texas, where salaries average out at around $97K annually.
Certifications and Degrees
At Mylan Pharmaceuticals Inc., employees who hold a Bachelor of Science in Biology receive the highest salaries at $64K.
In this position, it pays to have Project Management in your toolkit; employees who claim proficiency enjoy a higher median salary of $101K per year. A garden variety skill at Mylan Pharmaceuticals Inc. is Customer Service; close to one-eighth of Mylan Pharmaceuticals Inc.'s people use it regularly. Three more common skills are Data Analysis, Microsoft Excel, and Research Analysis.
Benefits and Perks
Benefits packages do tend to lack paid time off; Mylan Pharmaceuticals Inc. gives paid vacation days to 38 percent and sick leave to an eighth of workers. The vast majority of respondents plan for retirement by taking advantage of the company-sponsored 401(k) program. Health insurance is part of the package for nearly all workers, and for most workers, dental coverage is too. Additional benefits of working here are tuition reimbursement, relocation expenses, life insurance, and a subsidized cell phone.