Average Salary for Stericycle, Inc. Employees

Operating out of Lake Forest, Ill., Stericycle, Inc. employs talent in positions ranging from Sustainability Specialist to Transportation Manager. The median salary at Stericycle, Inc. is $46K per year. Though where you live and your role at the company are influential salary factors for those at Stericycle, Inc., your experience level turns out to have the greatest impact on paycheck size. The data for this overview comes from answers to PayScale's salary questionnaire.

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Lake Forest, Illinois 60045

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Years of Experience

Five to nine years of work experience seem to result in median wages of about $56K annually. Between the one and five year mark, median pay is $44K per year. Broken down by tenure, the largest share of Stericycle, Inc. employees (33 percent) have 10-19 years of experience and earn $81K annually on average.


When it comes to location, the highest average paycheck (around $91K per year) can be spotted in Indianapolis, Ind.; Chicago, Ill. (approximately $91K), Lakeland, Fla. ($60K), and Miami, Fla. (about $60K) are the next top-paying cities. Atlanta, Ga. ranks low on the pay scale — at approximately $51K, it is one of the lowest-paid cities. U.S. pay levels are highest in the state of Indiana; salaries there average to $91K annually.


Bringing in the most money are Transportation Managers — their earnings average $62K per year. Training Specialists are a close second at $56K along with Transportation Supervisors (around $55K) and Safety Managers (about $55K). Account Managers make an average $40K, close to the bottom of the company pay scale.

Certifications and Degrees

Microsoft Certified Professionals are compensated at a much higher rate than non-authorized workers, bringing in close to $88K annually. Class B Commercial Driver License Holders also rank high on the pay scale, with expected average earnings of $62K per year. Regarding salaries and education, Stericycle, Inc. pays those with an Associate's Degree the most — around $63K.


When it comes to skills, Sales Management seems to bolster pay the most; employees who claim proficiency also enjoy a median income of approximately $82K annually. Microsoft Office is a popular skill in the Stericycle, Inc. workforce; nearly one-sixth of those surveyed report putting it to use in their jobs. Employees also tend to know Operations Management, Microsoft Excel, and People Management.

Benefits and Perks

For employees looking to save up for their golden years, Stericycle, Inc. provides an optional 401(k) plan, and almost all workers participate. Health insurance is part of the package for a large number of employees, and for most survey participants, dental coverage is too. Perks also include life insurance, a stock purchase plan, a subsidized cell phone, tuition reimbursement, and a casual working environment.

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Key Stats for Stericycle, Inc.


42 %
58 %
$41,217 - $73,000
$39,434 - $98,231
Less than 1 year
1-4 years
5-9 years
10-19 years
20 years or more

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 17 votes.
$45,000 - $73,875

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