Bringing in the most money are Senior Public Relations Specialists — their earnings average about $90K per year. Banking Branch Managers are a close second at $61K along with Assistant Branch Managers of Banking ($58K) and Banking Operations Supervisors (approximately $50K). With salaries averaging $34K, Member Service Representatives are among the lowest paid at Navy Federal Credit Union.
Years of Experience
Survey participants who have worked at Navy Federal Credit Union for between five and 10 years earn around $56K annually on average. Broken down by tenure, the largest share of Navy Federal Credit Union employees (34 percent) have one to four years of experience and earn $48K per year on average.
When it comes to location, the highest average paycheck ($75K annually) can be spotted in Washington, DC; the company's headquarter city of Vienna, Va. ($63K), Lemoore, Calif. (approximately $57K), and Pensacola, Fla. (about $55K) are the next top-paying cities. Winchester, Va. is near the bottom for pay at around $34K. By state, the highest pay levels are found in District of Columbia, where the average Navy Federal Credit Union employee makes about $85K per year.
Certifications and Degrees
Licensed Life & Disability Insurance Agents receive bigger paychecks (around $204K annually) than those without credentials. Earning a NAFCU Certified Compliance Officer certification garners significant financial rewards of approximately $125K per year on average. The best paid folks at Navy Federal Credit Union have a Master of Science (MS), earning $122K annually.
The highest-paying skill in this position seems to be Microsoft Excel; individuals who report it as part of the repertoire have a median income of $63K per year. Customer Service also popped up often in the survey as an important skill; just under one in four of employees surveyed report using it at work. Key skills also include Banking, Consumer Loans, and Loan Processing.
Benefits and Perks
Unfortunately, a minority of employees — about 31 percent — are presented with both paid vacation and sick leave. Quite a few retirement plans are on offer at Navy Federal Credit Union, including a 401(k) plan and a company pension plan. Navy Federal Credit Union provides health insurance to a fair number of employees, and a strong majority of survey participants do receive dental coverage. Navy Federal Credit Union employees also enjoy perks such as gym membership, tuition reimbursement, and life insurance.