When it comes to location, the highest average paycheck ($134K annually) can be spotted in San Francisco, Calif.; Mountain View, Calif. ($127K), Carmel, Ind. (about $120K), and Tucson, Ariz. (approximately $118K) are the next top-paying cities. Indianapolis, Ind. is near the bottom for pay at $68K. Within the company, workers earn the highest salaries (an average of around $109K per year) in Arizona.
Years of Experience
Those who have five to nine years of work experience see average salaries of $74K annually. Those with one to four years of experience at the company can expect to make about $68K per year on average. Broken down by tenure, the largest share of Roche Diagnostics Corporation employees (39 percent) have 10-19 years of experience and earn $97K annually on average.
Research Scientists represent the higher end of the earnings spectrum — in fact, median pay for this job is the highest at $89K per year — though Medical Devices Clinical Specialists also do fairly well at approximately $78K annually.
Certifications and Degrees
Monetary compensation comes to around $97K per year for Project Management Professionals, far surpassing the earnings of non-credentialed workers. Earning a Certified Diabetes Educator certification garners significant financial rewards of about $78K annually on average. Those with a Master of Business Administration (MBA) at Roche Diagnostics Corporation come out on top, and their salaries approach $93K per year.
The best-paying skill to have in this role appears to be Biotechnology; employees who claim this ability report median compensation of $117K annually. A skill that is commonly seen around here is Project Management; approximately one in five deem it necessary for work. Employees also tend to round out their skills sets with Microsoft Excel, Molecular Biology, and Microsoft Office.
Benefits and Perks
Paid time off is in short supply here, with only 35 percent receiving paid vacation and one in four employees receiving paid sick days. Almost all survey participants take advantage of the 401(k) plan that Roche Diagnostics Corporation sponsors. Health insurance is part of the package for almost all workers, and for a large number of survey participants, dental coverage is too. Privileges also include a subsidized cell phone, life insurance, a casual working environment, and tuition reimbursement.