Bringing in the most money are Computer Scientists — their earnings average $139K. Senior Systems Engineers are a close second at approximately $130K along with Administrative Assistants ($56K) and Research Analysts (around $46K).
When it comes to location, the highest average paycheck ($125K annually) can be spotted in Menlo Park; Palo Alto (about $115K), San Jose ($112K), and Princeton ($111K) are the next top-paying cities. High paychecks are not found in Arlington; in fact, at approximately $51K it is one of the worst-paid cities. Pay rates in the United States are highest in the state of New Jersey, where they average to around $111K per year.
Years of Experience
For those with five to nine years of experience, average earnings amount to $66K. Those with one to four years of experience at the company can expect to make about $73K. Overall, the greater share of Sri, International folks have 10-19 years of experience and earn approximately $121K annually.
Certifications and Degrees
Employees who have a Doctorate (PhD) make the most here, hauling in $158K per year.
The highest-paying skill to have in this role seems to be Project Management; employees claiming this as part of the toolbox earn a median of $175K. Folks here also tend to know Research Analysis; on the survey, somewhere between a fifth and a fourth of workers named it in their skills portfolios. Employees also tend to know Software Development, C++, and Data Analysis.
Benefits and Perks
Company compensation for vacation days and sick leave is awarded to only 23 percent. Workers who save for retirement get lots of help because the company offers a number of savings programs including a 403(b) plan and a 401(k) plan. Sri, International provides health insurance to the vast majority of workers, and the greater part of workers do receive dental coverage. Advantages of working here also include a casual working environment, life insurance, and gym membership.