Nearing the top of the pay scale are Marketing Managers, Safety Directors, Environmental Engineers, and Metallurgist - Processs; while the first receives the highest median pay at about $113K per year, the other salaries come in at $84K, approximately $79K, and around $74K, respectively. Among the lower-paid positions at Nucor Corporation are Inside Sales Representatives — the median salary for this role approaches $45K.
Years of Experience
For those who claim five to nine years of work experience, pay on average amounts to $73K annually. Those with one to four years of experience at the company can expect to make around $64K per year on average. The largest fraction of Nucor Corporation people (32 percent) have been working for 10-19 years and earn $80K annually on average.
When it comes to location, the highest average paycheck ($80K per year) can be spotted in Maryville, Mo.; Indianapolis, Ind. (approximately $80K), Dallas, Texas (about $79K), and Norfolk, Neb. ($75K) are the next top-paying cities. At $69K, Charleston, S.C. is home to some of the lowest pay in the country. Pay rates in the United States are highest in the state of Tennessee, where they average to approximately $104K annually.
Certifications and Degrees
Those lacking certification bring in much lower salaries than Project Management Professionals, who make $118K per year. On average, salaries rise to $74K annually for accredited OSHA Forklift Operator Certifications. It pays to have a Master of Business Administration (MBA) at Nucor Corporation — these employees make the most at about $120K per year.
The best-paying skill to have in this role appears to be Marketing Management; employees who claim this ability report median compensation of around $100K annually. Project Management is regularly seen around here; one-tenth of those surveyed report it as a core competency. Employees also tend to know Engineering Design, Product Development, and Microsoft Excel.
Benefits and Perks
Almost all survey participants report contributing to a 401(k). At Nucor Corporation, most employees have health insurance, and a large number of survey participants have dental coverage. Perks also include a casual working environment, a stock purchase plan, tuition reimbursement, a company cell phone, and life insurance.