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Average Salary for Mylan Pharmaceuticals Inc. Employees

Canonsburg, Pa.-based Mylan Pharmaceuticals Inc. hires for positions ranging from Chemist to Environmental Health & Safety Manager in the pharmaceutical preparations. Mylan Pharmaceuticals Inc. employees bring home $70K annually on average. The most important factor affecting pay for Mylan Pharmaceuticals Inc. employees is how long you've been working, though your role at the company and geography play a role as well. The data in this summary comes from the PayScale salary survey.

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Mylan Pharmaceuticals Inc. typically pays:
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Employer: Mylan Pharmaceuticals Inc.
Average Salary Range by Job
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National Data (?
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.
[-]Environmental Health & Safety (EHS) Manager (3)
$61,993 - $137,600  
[-]Environmental Health & Safety (EHS) Manager (3)
Salary$59,008 - $120,769  
Bonus$2,100 - $20,387  
Total Pay$61,993 - $137,600  
[+]Chemist (3)
$39,112 - $70,165  
[+]Chemist (3)
Salary$36,275 - $63,894  
Bonus$686 - $9,371  
Total Pay$39,112 - $70,165  
[+]Senior Recruiter (3)
$57,007 - $101,038  
[+]Senior Recruiter (3)
Salary$49,750 - $83,288  
Bonus$1,936 - $19,063  
Total Pay$57,007 - $101,038  
[+]Quality Manager, Pharmaceuticals (2)
$71,835 - $140,206  
[+]Quality Manager, Pharmaceuticals (2)
Salary$64,592 - $124,165  
Bonus$2,363 - $23,237  
Total Pay$71,835 - $140,206  
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XPrecise ranges are calculated based on validated data submitted by employees in this job at this company.
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Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 29 Mar 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 42

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Canonsburg, Pennsylvania 15317


Pharmaceutical Preparations

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Years of Experience

For those with one to four years of experience, median paychecks reach $59K per year. When we consider tenure, a substantial portion of employees (29 percent) have been working for five to nine years and make around $65K annually on average.


Environmental Health & Safety Managers are the best paid with the average salary hovering at approximately $88K per year; Quality Manager, Pharmaceuticalss, Senior Recruiters, and Chemists also rank near the top of the list, pulling in $88K, about $64K, and $48K, respectively.


Within the company, workers earn the highest salaries (an average of about $97K annually) in Texas.

Certifications and Degrees

Mylan Pharmaceuticals Inc. compensates Bachelor's Degree-holders the most at around $65K per year.


The best-paying skill to have in this role appears to be GMP Compliance; employees who claim this ability report median compensation of $99K annually. Microsoft Office is regularly seen around here; one-tenth of those surveyed report it as a core competency. Quality Assurance / Quality Control, Data Analysis, and Microsoft Excel are also desirable skills.

Benefits and Perks

Only one in three employees at Mylan Pharmaceuticals Inc. enjoy paid vacation time, and just 8 percent can take sick leave. Almost all survey participants set aside retirement funds in an employer-sponsored 401(k). At Mylan Pharmaceuticals Inc., most employees have health insurance, and most respondents have dental coverage. A few more workplace perks are relocation expenses, tuition reimbursement, life insurance, and a company cell phone.

Key Stats for Mylan Pharmaceuticals Inc.


47 %
53 %
$32,966 - $64,802
$47,805 - $104,784
Less than 1 year
1-4 years
5-9 years
10-19 years
20 years or more
United States (change)

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