Years of Experience
Average pay is $59K annually for those with five to nine years of experience. For those with one to four years of experience, median paychecks reach approximately $64K per year. Broken down by tenure, the largest share of Polaris Industries Inc employees (37 percent) have 10-19 years of experience and earn about $88K annually on average.
When it comes to location, the highest average paycheck ($102K per year) can be spotted in St. Paul, Minn.; Minneapolis, Minn. ($81K), Spirit Lake, Iowa (around $79K), and the company's headquarter city of Medina, Minn. ($63K) are the next top-paying cities. Those interested in increasing earning potential should avoid the city of Sioux Falls, S.D. — at about $51K, salaries are some of the lowest in the country. U.S. pay levels are highest in the state of Minnesota; salaries there average to approximately $81K annually.
Earning around $60K per year on average, District Sales Managers receive the most money, followed by Mechanical Design Engineers ($55K), Web Designers ($53K), and Accountants (around $46K).
Certifications and Degrees
Being a Certified Six Sigma Green Belt certainly has its perks — salaries approach approximately $80K annually and far exceed the paychecks of those without certification. Polaris Industries Inc provides the highest financial reward to those with a Master of Business Administration (MBA) — these employees rake in about $82K per year.
When it comes to skills, Engineering Design seems to bolster pay the most; employees who claim proficiency also enjoy a median income of $88K annually. Folks here also tend to know Project Management; on the survey, just over a fifth of workers named it in their skills portfolios. Many workers are also familiar with Microsoft Office, Data Analysis, and Computer Aided Design.
Benefits and Perks
Almost all survey participants allocate some part of their earnings to the company-sponsored 401(k) savings plan. Paid vacation days are a given for a little more than half of workers, but Polaris Industries Inc rewards only one in four employees with paid sick leave. For most respondents, benefits include health insurance, and a large number of respondents get dental coverage, too. Polaris Industries Inc employees also enjoy perks such as a stock purchase plan, tuition reimbursement, a casual working environment, and life insurance.