Information Technology Project Managers are the best paid with the average salary hovering at approximately $140K per year; Engineering Project Managers, Aviation Program Managers, and Field Engineers also rank near the top of the list, pulling in around $116K, $95K, and about $91K, respectively. Earning only $65K on average, Business Analysts make less than most people in the company.
When it comes to location, the highest average paycheck ($115K annually) can be spotted in Los Angeles, Calif.; Littleton, Colo. (about $113K), Irvine, Calif. (approximately $105K), and Lake Forest, Calif. (around $91K) are the next top-paying cities. High paychecks are not found in Bothell, Wash.; in fact, at $57K it is one of the worst-paid cities. By state, Panasonic Avionics Corporation pays its Texas employees the most; the pay rate there is $115K per year.
Years of Experience
For those who claim five to nine years of work experience, pay on average amounts to $94K annually. Overall, the greater share of Panasonic Avionics Corporation folks have one to four years of experience and earn an average $70K per year.
Certifications and Degrees
Monetary compensation comes to about $115K annually for Project Management Professionals, far surpassing the earnings of non-credentialed workers. On average, salaries rise to approximately $114K per year for accredited ASQ Certified Quality Engineers. Those with a Bachelor of Engineering in Bachelor of Engineering (BEng / BE) at Panasonic Avionics Corporation come out on top, and their salaries approach $109K annually.
The best-paying skill to have in this role appears to be Customer Relationship Management; employees who claim this ability report median compensation of around $103K per year. Project Management is regularly seen around here; just under one in three of those surveyed report it as a core competency. Three more common skills are Microsoft Excel, Microsoft Office, and Program Management.
Benefits and Perks
Nearly all employees participate in a 401(k) program. For the vast majority of employees, benefits include health insurance, and a large number of workers get dental coverage, too. Panasonic Avionics Corporation employees also enjoy perks such as a casual working environment, a company cell phone, company car / automobile, relocation expenses, and tuition reimbursement.