Information Technology Directors earn the highest median pay at $168K annually, followed by Information Security Managers ($112K), Senior Research Scientists (about $108K), and Senior Paralegals (approximately $60K).
Years of Experience
Those with one to four years of experience at the company can expect to make around $75K per year on average. Those who have five to nine years of work experience see average salaries of $84K annually. The greater proportion of employees (30 percent) report 10-19 years of experience and bring home median pay of around $128K per year.
Residents of Racine, Wisc. pick up paychecks that are higher than any other city — the median salary is approximately $107K annually; other top-paying cities include Chicago, Ill. ($86K) and Bay City, Mich. ($76K). S.C. Johnson & Son, Inc. workers in Ohio earn the most — about $135K per year on average.
Certifications and Degrees
Certified Information Systems Security Professionals earn $112K annually, far more than their non-accredited counterparts. Acquiring certification to be a Project Management Certificate Holder is rewarded with median pay of around $88K per year. Employees who have a Master of Science (MS) make the most here, hauling in $128K annually.
In this role, the best-paying skill appears to be Marketing Management; individuals who claim it among their capabilities enjoy a higher median salary of about $154K per year. Project Management is a popular skill in the S.C. Johnson & Son, Inc. workforce; about one in four of those surveyed report putting it to use in their jobs. Product Development, Microsoft Excel, and Research Analysis round out the set of key employee skills.
Benefits and Perks
Paid time off is scarce, with only about one-half of respondents receiving paid vacation and around a sixth of workers receiving sick leave. A 401(k) program is available, and a large number of survey participants use it to save for retirement. A solid majority of survey participants have health insurance, and benefits for a fair number of respondents also include dental insurance. Additional benefits of working here are a subsidized cell phone, relocation expenses, flexible hours, and gym membership.