Bringing in the most money are Plant Managers of Manufacturing — their earnings average $120K per year. Research Scientists are a close second at $90K along with Mechanical Engineers (about $79K) and Senior Research Scientists (approximately $75K). Customer Service Managers at Sealed Air Corporation do not see much in the way of financial compensation and represent one of the lower-paid positions (around $55K on average) at the company.
Years of Experience
Workers who have been with the company for more than one year but less than five can make $70K annually on average. Those who have five to nine years of work experience see average salaries of approximately $74K per year. The greater proportion of employees (29 percent) report 10-19 years of experience and bring home median pay of about $86K annually.
When it comes to location, the highest average paycheck ($79K per year) can be spotted in Charlotte, N.C.; Duncan, S.C. ($75K), Racine, Wisc. ($75K), and Milwaukee, Wisc. (around $74K) are the next top-paying cities. Those interested in increasing earning potential should avoid the city of Greenville, S.C. — at $57K, salaries are some of the lowest in the country. By state, the highest pay levels are found in Pennsylvania, where the average Sealed Air Corporation employee makes $82K annually.
Certifications and Degrees
Salaries approach $156K per year for Licensed Lawyers; non-accredited workers make much less. Bigger paychecks are awarded to Registered Patent Attorneys with credentials; these people earn about $145K annually on average. Employees who have a Bachelor of Business Administration (BBA) make the most here, hauling in around $108K per year.
The highest-paying skill to have in this role seems to be Strategic Marketing; employees claiming this as part of the toolbox earn a median of approximately $157K annually. A relatively widespread skill at Sealed Air Corporation is Project Management; just under one-fifth of employees use it for work. Microsoft Office, Microsoft Excel, and Data Analysis round out the set of key employee skills.
Benefits and Perks
Paid time off is hard to come by at Sealed Air Corporation; the company rewards only 38 percent with paid vacation time and only a quarter of employees with sick leave. A large number of survey participants save up for retirement through a 401(k) plan. Most survey participants report having health insurance, and a large number of employees report having dental coverage. Advantages of working here also include life insurance, a company cell phone, tuition reimbursement, and a casual working environment.