Years of Experience
Respondents who have been working for five to nine years tend to make about $81K. Overall, the greater share of Ogilvy and Mather folks have one to four years of experience and earn around $46K annually.
Associate Directors of Creative Services represent the higher end of the earnings spectrum — in fact, median pay for this job is the highest at $130K — though Art Directors, Executive Assistants, and Advertising Account Planners also do fairly well at approximately $85K, $77K, and $76K, respectively. Account Executives at Ogilvy and Mather do not see much in the way of financial compensation and represent one of the lower-paid positions (about $55K) at the company.
When it comes to location, the highest average paycheck ($94K per year) can be spotted in Atlanta; Parsippany ($80K), New York ($73K), and Chicago (around $65K) are the next top-paying cities. Minneapolis ranks low on the pay scale — at approximately $55K, it is one of the lowest-paid cities. By state, Georgia offers the highest pay at $94K annually.
Certifications and Degrees
The highest-paying degree here is a B.A. in Communication; Ogilvy and Mather awards around $183K to these degree-holders.
When it comes to skills, employees who report Graphic Design among their abilities seem to make the most, reporting a median income of about $90K. Advertising is a popular skill among Ogilvy and Mather workers, with roughly a fifth of those surveyed reporting using it on the job. Three more common skills are Project Management, Client Interaction, and Strategic Marketing.
Benefits and Perks
As part of compensation, Ogilvy and Mather gives paid vacation to 38 percent and paid sick leave to 29 percent. Ogilvy and Mather workers get plenty of help saving for their golden years, with retirement savings options such as a 401(k) plan and a company pension plan. A strong majority of workers can count on health insurance, and the greater part of workers have dental coverage as a benefit. Privileges also include a casual working environment, a subsidized cell phone, and life insurance.