The highest average salaries go to Directors of Financial Planning & Analysis, who bring in close to about $120K annually, though Human Resources Generalists are not far behind at around $46K along with Casino Hosts earning $34K.
When it comes to location, the highest average paycheck (approximately $122K per year) can be spotted in San Diego, Calif.; Biloxi, Miss. ($75K), Harrisburg, Pa. ($68K), and Reading, Pa. (around $65K) are the next top-paying cities. Gulfport, Miss. is near the bottom for pay at approximately $50K. U.S. pay levels are highest in the state of California; salaries there average to $122K annually.
Years of Experience
Five to nine years of work experience seem to result in median wages of $100K per year. When we consider tenure, a substantial portion of employees (33 percent) have been working for one to four years and make $37K annually on average.
Certifications and Degrees
Human Resources Concepts Certificate Holders receive bigger paychecks (about $37K per year) than those without credentials. It pays to have a Master of Business Administration (MBA), Management at Penn National Gaming Company — these employees make the most at $122K annually.
In this role, the best-paying skill appears to be Financial Analysis; individuals who claim it among their capabilities enjoy a higher median salary of $120K per year. A common skill in Penn National Gaming Company's work force is Microsoft Excel; roughly one in six of survey participants report using it on the job. Other skills in demand are Budget Management, Project Management, and Graphic Design.
Benefits and Perks
A large number of employees take advantage of the 401(k) plan that Penn National Gaming Company sponsors. Perks cover health insurance for a large number of survey participants and dental coverage for a fair number of survey participants. The company also dishes out perks such as life insurance, a subsidized cell phone, free drinks, tuition reimbursement, and relocation expenses.