Years of Experience
Between the one and five year mark, median pay is about $63K per year. Five to nine years of work experience seem to result in median wages of $77K annually. The largest slice of the Recreational Equipment Inc. (REI) workforce (42 percent) has been working for 10-19 years and earns, on average, $89K per year.
Nearing the top of the pay scale are Architecture Project Managers, Retail Store Managers, and Senior Web Designers; while the first receives the highest median pay at approximately $85K annually, the other salaries come in at $80K and around $75K, respectively.
Certifications and Degrees
Licensed Architects are compensated at a much higher rate than non-authorized workers, bringing in close to $85K per year. Recreational Equipment Inc. (REI) workers who hold a Bachelor of Science in Bachelor of Science (BS / BSc) are also well compensated, earning $144K on average.
The highest-paying skill in this position seems to be People Management; individuals who report it as part of the repertoire have a median income of about $115K annually. One of the more prevalent skills at Recreational Equipment Inc. (REI) is Project Management, with roughly a fourth considering it a key competency. Adobe Photoshop, Adobe Illustrator, and Adobe InDesign were also reported by many survey participants.
Benefits and Perks
Only 43 percent enjoy paid vacation days and paid sick time — a rather disappointing finding. Almost all workers plan for retirement by taking advantage of the company-sponsored 401(k) program. Most workers report having health insurance, and a solid majority of workers report having dental coverage. Recreational Equipment Inc. (REI) folks also make good use of a casual working environment, flexible hours, relocation expenses, and optional telecommute / work from home.