Average Salary for Sierra Nevada Corporation Employees

The average Sierra Nevada Corporation employee earns $67K annually. The most important factor affecting pay for Sierra Nevada Corporation employees is your role at the company, though how long you've been working and geography play a role as well. The data for this report comes from responses to the PayScale salary survey.

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Electrical Engineers are the best paid with the average salary hovering at around $122K per year; Senior Mechanical Engineers, Program Managers, and Aerospace Engineers also rank near the top of the list, pulling in $110K, about $98K, and $85K, respectively. On the lower end are Project Analysts at $55K on average.

Years of Experience

For those who claim five to nine years of work experience, pay on average amounts to approximately $75K annually. For those with one to four years of experience, median paychecks reach around $62K per year. Overall, the greater share of Sierra Nevada Corporation folks have 10-19 years of experience and earn an average $115K annually.

Locations

When it comes to location, the highest average paycheck (about $122K per year) can be spotted in Boulder, Colo.; Denver, Colo. ($90K), Louisville, Colo. (approximately $66K), and the company's headquarter city of Sparks, Nev. ($65K) are the next top-paying cities. High paychecks are not found in Reno, Nev.; in fact, at $64K it is one of the worst-paid cities. Across its U.S. offices, the state of Colorado pays Sierra Nevada Corporation the most — $84K annually on average.

Certifications and Degrees

Employees who have a Master of Business Administration (MBA) make the most here, hauling in about $113K per year.

Skills

The highest-paying skill in this position seems to be Engineering Design; individuals who report it as part of the repertoire have a median income of around $115K annually. Microsoft Excel is a popular skill in the Sierra Nevada Corporation workforce; between a fifth and a fourth of those surveyed report putting it to use in their jobs. Employees also tend to know Project Management, Microsoft Office, and Data Analysis.

Benefits and Perks

Paid time off is in short supply here, with only 31 percent receiving paid vacation and one-seventh of employees receiving paid sick days. A large number of respondents save for retirement through Sierra Nevada Corporation's 401(k) plan. Nearly all employees report having health insurance, and the vast majority of workers report having dental coverage. Additional benefits of working here are life insurance, a casual working environment, tuition reimbursement, and free drinks.

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Key Stats for Sierra Nevada Corporation

Gender

Female
17 %
Male
83 %
Salary
$47,170 - $66,129
Salary
$49,865 - $114,665
Less than 1 year
10%
1-4 years
21%
5-9 years
19%
10-19 years
31%
20 years or more
19%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 5 votes.

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