Years of Experience
For those who claim five to nine years of work experience, pay on average amounts to $80K per year. The greater proportion of employees (43 percent) report one to four years of experience and bring home median pay of $51K annually.
When it comes to location, the highest average paycheck (around $120K per year) can be spotted in New York, N.Y.; Cleveland, Ohio (approximately $104K), Hicksville, N.Y. (about $60K), and the company's headquarter city of Westbury, N.Y. ($50K) are the next top-paying cities. By state, New York Community Bank (NYCB) employees make the most in Florida, earning $81K annually on average.
Typically, Banking Branch Managers are the best paid with salaries hovering at $65K per year.
Certifications and Degrees
Those with a Bachelor of Business Administration (BBA) at New York Community Bank (NYCB) come out on top, and their salaries approach approximately $112K annually.
In this position, it pays to have Strategic Planning in your toolkit; employees who claim proficiency enjoy a higher median salary of about $113K per year. Microsoft Excel also popped up often in the survey as an important skill; just under a fifth of employees surveyed report using it at work. Other top skills include Customer Service, Commercial Loans, and Operations Management.
Benefits and Perks
Just over two-fifths of workers allocate some part of their earnings to the company-sponsored 401(k) savings plan. A large number of survey participants report having health insurance, and most respondents report having dental coverage. Advantages of working here also include stock options, life insurance, and a company cell phone.