When it comes to location, the highest average paycheck (around $90K annually) can be spotted in Pittsburgh, Pa.; Morgantown, W.Va. ($62K), Greensboro, N.C. (approximately $48K), and the company's headquarter city of Canonsburg, Pa. (about $41K) are the next top-paying cities. Within the company, workers earn the highest salaries (an average of $97K per year) in Texas.
Earning $88K annually on average, Environmental Health & Safety Managers receive the most money, followed by Quality Manager, Pharmaceuticalss (about $75K) and Chemists (approximately $47K).
Years of Experience
Those with one to four years of experience at the company can expect to make $61K per year on average. For those with five to nine years of experience, average earnings amount to around $75K annually. When we consider tenure, a substantial portion of employees (28 percent) have been working for 20 years or more and make $85K per year on average.
Certifications and Degrees
Those with a Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) at Mylan Pharmaceuticals Inc. come out on top, and their salaries approach $105K annually.
Employees who count Operations Management among their skills enjoy higher pay; the median for this group is $118K per year. Folks here also tend to know Data Analysis; on the survey, around one in seven of workers named it in their skills portfolios. Employees also tend to round out their skills sets with Microsoft Excel, Customer Service, and Quality Assurance / Quality Control.
Benefits and Perks
35 percent receive paid vacation, and only one in eight respondents get sick leave. Almost all respondents report contributing to a 401(k). Health insurance comes as part of the deal for almost all survey participants, and nearly all employees report receiving dental coverage as well. Additional benefits of working here are life insurance, tuition reimbursement, relocation expenses, and a subsidized cell phone.