Average Salary for Parker Hannifin Corp Employees

A salary of $71K per year is the median rate at Parker Hannifin Corp. For the most part, employee paychecks at Parker Hannifin Corp fluctuate depending on your job title; your experience level and your city also matter, but to a lesser degree. This overview is based on answers to PayScale's salary questionnaire.

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Parker Hannifin Corp typically pays:
above market
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Employer: Parker Hannifin Corp
Average Salary Range by Job
Job (Number Reporting)
National Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
[-]Manufacturing Engineer (13)
$56,254 - $74,262  
[-]Manufacturing Engineer (13)
Salary$49,022 - $69,243  
Bonus$982 - $11,760  
Profit Disbursement$743 - $7,574  
Total Pay$56,254 - $74,262  
[+]Mechanical Engineer (7)
$48,726 - $103,496  
[+]Mechanical Engineer (7)
Salary$48,775 - $99,874  
Bonus$368.39 - $5,583  
Profit Disbursement$786 - $10,781  
Total Pay$48,726 - $103,496  
[+]Product Engineer (6)
$49,829 - $84,415  
[+]Product Engineer (6)
Salary$48,271 - $79,252  
Bonus$783 - $8,614  
Profit Disbursement$911 - $7,745  
Total Pay$49,829 - $84,415  
[+]Program Manager, Aviation / Aerospace (5)
$64,788 - $158,103  
[+]Program Manager, Aviation / Aerospace (5)
Salary$67,133 - $147,427  
Bonus$2,238 - $32,446  
Profit Disbursement$1,549 - $15,283  
Total Pay$64,788 - $158,103  
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Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 30 Mar 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 285

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The highest average salaries go to Senior Project Engineers, who bring in close to $108K annually, though Aviation Program Managers are not far behind at $108K along with Operations Managers (about $90K) and Mechanical Engineers ($67K). Parker Hannifin Corp hands out some of the smallest paychecks to Manufacturing Engineers (approximately $60K on average).

Years of Experience

Average pay is around $72K per year for those with five to nine years of experience. The largest slice of the Parker Hannifin Corp workforce (30 percent) has been working for one to four years and earns, on average, $60K annually.


When it comes to location, the highest average paycheck ($95K per year) can be spotted in Irvine, Calif.; Fort Worth, Texas (approximately $86K), Kalamazoo, Mich. (around $75K), and Washington, Mo. (about $75K) are the next top-paying cities. Expected earnings are below average ($65K) in North Haven, Conn., one of the lowest-paid cities. By state, Parker Hannifin Corp employees make the most in California, earning around $86K annually on average.

Certifications and Degrees

Project Management Professionals have significantly higher pay than non-accredited workers at $110K per year. Becoming an ASQ Certified Quality Engineer can certainly pay off here; those folks make about $97K on average. Those with a Bachelor of Science in Computer Science (CS) at Parker Hannifin Corp come out on top, and their salaries approach $108K annually.


The highest-paying skill to have in this role seems to be Leadership; employees claiming this as part of the toolbox earn a median of approximately $92K per year. Project Management is a popular skill among Parker Hannifin Corp workers, with slightly more than a fifth of those surveyed reporting using it on the job. Other top skills include Microsoft Excel, Engineering Design, and Microsoft Office.

Benefits and Perks

Benefits packages do tend to lack paid time off; Parker Hannifin Corp gives paid vacation days to 42 percent and sick leave to a fifth of employees. For employees looking to save up for their golden years, Parker Hannifin Corp provides an optional 401(k) plan, and nearly all workers participate. Parker Hannifin Corp provides health insurance to the vast majority of workers, and most employees do receive dental coverage. Parker Hannifin Corp folks also make good use of life insurance, tuition reimbursement, a subsidized cell phone, and a casual working environment.

Key Stats for Parker Hannifin Corp


27 %
73 %
$38,572 - $83,068
$53,842 - $91,415
Less than 1 year
1-4 years
5-9 years
10-19 years
20 years or more

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 64 votes.
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