Average Hourly Rate for SGS North America, Inc. Employees

SGS North America, Inc. workers report earning an average of $18.02 per hour. Adding overtime compensation raises that to $27.46. At SGS North America, Inc., the biggest piece of the paycheck puzzle is geography — it impacts salary more than anything else — though your role at the company and how long you've been working each factor into the equation as well. The data for this report comes from responses to the PayScale salary survey.

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When it comes to location, the highest average paycheck (about $22.00 per hour) can be spotted in Deer Park, Texas; Rutherford, N.J. ($21.50), Plaquemine, La. ($19.50), and Marquette, Mich. (approximately $17.59) are the next top-paying cities. Vallejo, Calif. is one of the lowest-paid cities, with earnings averaging $13.99. The highest pay by state can be found in Texas, where pay average out at around $21.20 per hour.


The highest paychecks go to Quality Control Inspectors, who earn an average approximately $22.53 per hour, closely trailed by Human Resources Specialists ($21.69), Data Analysts ($18.00), and Chemists ($17.90). With salaries averaging about $14.96, Lab Technologists are among the lowest paid at SGS North America, Inc.

Years of Experience

Five to nine years of work experience seem to result in median wages of around $17.57 per hour. Broken down by tenure, the largest share of SGS North America, Inc. employees (60 percent) have one to four years of experience and earn $17.95 per hour on average.

Certifications and Degrees

At SGS North America, Inc., employees who hold an Associate of Applied Science (AAS) receive the highest pay at around $19.55.


The highest-paying skill in this position seems to be Microsoft Word; individuals who report it as part of the repertoire have a median income of about $19.91 per hour. Data Analysis is a popular skill among SGS North America, Inc. workers, with over a third of those surveyed reporting using it on the job. Quality Assurance / Quality Control, Microsoft Office, and Microsoft Excel round out the set of key employee skills.

Benefits and Perks

Company benefits — namely paid time off for both vacation and sick leave — are received by just a third of survey participants. Most survey participants save up for retirement through a 401(k) plan. At SGS North America, Inc., a solid majority of respondents have health insurance, and a strong majority of employees have dental coverage. Privileges also include a casual working environment, a company cell phone, life insurance, and supplemental maternity leave.

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Key Stats for SGS North America, Inc.


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65 %
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$14 - $21

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 23 votes.
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10-19 years
20 years or more
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