Applications Engineers rake in the most money, with average earnings of $85K annually; Engineering Project Managers come in second with average earnings amounting to $80K, while Senior Research Scientists and Mechanical Engineers rank near the top as well (around $75K and approximately $75K, respectively). Sealed Air Corporation hands out some of the smallest paychecks to Collections Specialists (about $43K on average).
Years of Experience
For those with five to nine years of experience, average earnings amount to $74K per year. For those with one to four years of experience, median paychecks reach about $70K annually. The largest slice of the Sealed Air Corporation workforce (29 percent) has been working for 10-19 years and earns, on average, approximately $85K per year.
When it comes to location, the highest average paycheck ($80K annually) can be spotted in Charlotte, N.C.; Duncan, S.C. (around $75K), Racine, Wisc. ($75K), and Milwaukee, Wisc. ($74K) are the next top-paying cities. On the lower end is Greenville, S.C. at around $55K. By state, Pennsylvania offers the highest pay at $87K per year.
Certifications and Degrees
Being a Licensed Lawyer certainly has its perks — salaries approach approximately $156K annually and far exceed the paychecks of those without certification. Becoming a Registered Patent Attorney can certainly pay off here; those folks make about $145K on average. The best paid folks at Sealed Air Corporation have a Bachelor of Business Administration (BBA), earning $108K per year.
In this role, the best-paying skill appears to be Strategic Marketing; individuals who claim it among their capabilities enjoy a higher median salary of $165K annually. Project Management is regularly seen around here; a little less than a fifth of those surveyed report it as a core competency. Microsoft Office, Microsoft Excel, and Data Analysis round out the set of key employee skills.
Benefits and Perks
Only two-fifths of employees at Sealed Air Corporation enjoy paid vacation time, and just 28 percent can take sick leave. Most survey participants plan for retirement by taking advantage of the company-sponsored 401(k) program. Most respondents can count on health insurance, and a large number of employees have dental coverage as a benefit. Sealed Air Corporation employees also enjoy perks such as life insurance, a subsidized cell phone, tuition reimbursement, and a casual working environment.