Residents of Baton Rouge, La. pick up paychecks that are higher than any other city — the median salary is approximately $96K per year; other top-paying cities include Sugar Land, Texas ($73K) and Houston, Texas ($68K). By state, the highest compensation levels appear in Illinois, where the average salary is about $81K annually.
Years of Experience
Survey participants who have worked at Nalco Chemical Co for between five and 10 years earn around $83K per year on average. Broken down by tenure, the largest share of Nalco Chemical Co employees (33 percent) have one to four years of experience and earn $65K annually on average.
Chemical Engineers are awarded the highest paychecks, with compensation nearing about $78K per year on average; Technical Sales Representatives are next on the list, bringing in close to $76K, followed by Territory Sales Representatives earning $74K and Sales Engineers making around $73K. On the lower end are Account Representatives at $68K on average.
Certifications and Degrees
Those lacking certification bring in much lower salaries than Certified Six Sigma Green Belts, who make approximately $93K annually. Becoming an Engineer in Training can certainly pay off here; those folks make $66K on average. Those with a Bachelor of Science in Bachelor of Science (BS / BSc) at Nalco Chemical Co come out on top, and their salaries approach about $71K per year.
In this role, the best-paying skill appears to be Chemical Process Engineering; individuals who claim it among their capabilities enjoy a higher median salary of $90K annually. One of the more prevalent skills at Nalco Chemical Co is Microsoft Office, with just under a fifth considering it a key competency. Key skills also include Customer Service, Project Management, and Account Management.
With a more than 3 to 1 male-to-female ratio, men represent the better half of Nalco Chemical Co's employees who responded to the survey.
Benefits and Perks
A strong majority of workers report contributing to a 401(k). Health insurance is part of the package for the vast majority of respondents, and for a large number of workers, dental coverage is too. Some other advantages of working at Nalco Chemical Co are a company cell phone, company car / automobile, stock options, life insurance, flexible hours, and gym membership.