Product Managers of Software are the best paid with the average salary hovering at around $111K annually; IT Senior Project Managers, Quality Assurance Engineers, and Senior Software Engineers also rank near the top of the list, pulling in about $108K, $88K, and $84K, respectively. Manufacturing Engineers are among the lowest paid at a median salary of $52K.
When it comes to location, the highest average paycheck (approximately $97K per year) can be spotted in Plano, Texas; Atlanta, Ga. ($80K), Dallas, Texas ($67K), and Fort Worth, Texas (around $65K) are the next top-paying cities. Expected earnings are below average ($52K) in Columbus, Ga., one of the lowest-paid cities. Across NCR Corp's U.S. offices, employees in the state of New York earn the most, taking home about $150K annually.
Years of Experience
For those with one to four years of experience, median paychecks reach approximately $59K per year. The largest fraction of NCR Corp people (27 percent) have been working for five to nine years and earn $79K annually on average.
Certifications and Degrees
Salaries approach around $110K per year for Project Management Professionals; non-accredited workers make much less. On average, salaries rise to approximately $100K annually for accredited Certified ScrumMasters. The highest-paying degree here is a Master of Business Administration (MBA), Business Administration; NCR Corp awards $109K to these degree-holders.
When it comes to skills, Requirements Analysis seems to bolster pay the most; employees who claim proficiency also enjoy a median income of $105K per year. A garden variety skill at NCR Corp is Project Management; just under one-fifth of NCR Corp's people use it regularly. Microsoft Excel, Microsoft Office, and Data Analysis were also reported by many survey participants.
Benefits and Perks
As part of compensation, NCR Corp gives paid vacation to 35 percent and paid sick leave to a quarter of employees. Most employees plan for retirement by taking advantage of the company-sponsored 401(k) program. Nearly all survey participants can count on health insurance, and a large number of employees have dental coverage as a benefit. NCR Corp folks also make good use of a casual working environment, life insurance, a stock purchase plan, and flexible hours.