Years of Experience
Respondents who have been working for five to nine years make $82K annually on average. The greater proportion of employees (29 percent) report one to four years of experience and bring home median pay of about $65K per year.
When it comes to location, the highest average paycheck ($96K annually) can be spotted in Baton Rouge, La.; Houston, Texas ($88K), Naperville, Ill. (around $84K), and Sugar Land, Texas (approximately $74K) are the next top-paying cities. Expected earnings are below average (around $72K) in Midland, Texas, one of the lowest-paid cities. Within the firm, employees working in Louisiana take home the most — approximately $86K per year on average.
Account Managers are the best paid with the average salary hovering at $83K annually; Chemical Engineers, Sales Engineers, and Account Representatives also rank near the top of the list, pulling in $76K, about $73K, and $68K, respectively. With salaries averaging around $63K, Senior Chemists are among the lowest paid at Nalco Chemical Co.
Certifications and Degrees
Those lacking certification bring in much lower salaries than Project Management Professionals, who make $102K per year. Becoming an Engineer in Training can certainly pay off here; those folks make about $76K on average. Nalco Chemical Co workers who hold a Bachelor of Science in Bachelor of Science (BS / BSc) are also well compensated, earning $74K on average.
Employees who count Business Development among their skills enjoy higher pay; the median for this group is $100K annually. A garden variety skill at Nalco Chemical Co is Chemical Process Engineering; roughly one in five of Nalco Chemical Co's people use it regularly. Three more common skills are Account Management, Technical Sales, and Project Management.
At Nalco Chemical Co, there are significantly more males who responded to the survey than females — the male-to-female ratio is more than 3 to 1.
Benefits and Perks
A fair number of survey participants take advantage of the 401(k) plan that Nalco Chemical Co sponsors. For almost all respondents, benefits include health insurance, and a strong majority of respondents get dental coverage, too. Nalco Chemical Co folks also make good use of a subsidized cell phone, company car / automobile, stock options, life insurance, and flexible hours.