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. An average Stericycle, Inc. employee can expect to make $46K per year. For the most part, employee paychecks at Stericycle, Inc. fluctuate depending on your experience level; geography and your role at the company also matter, but to a lesser degree. The data in this summary comes from the PayScale salary survey.

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Lake Forest, Illinois 60045

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Years of Experience

For those with five to nine years of experience, average earnings amount to approximately $56K annually. Workers who have been with the company for more than one year but less than five can make $44K per year on average. The largest fraction of Stericycle, Inc. people (33 percent) have been working for 10-19 years and earn $81K annually on average.


When it comes to location, the highest average paycheck ($91K per year) can be spotted in Indianapolis, Ind.; Chicago, Ill. (around $91K), Lakeland, Fla. (about $60K), and Miami, Fla. ($60K) are the next top-paying cities. Those interested in increasing earning potential should avoid the city of Atlanta, Ga. — at $51K, salaries are some of the lowest in the country. Across its U.S. offices, the state of Indiana pays Stericycle, Inc. the most — about $91K annually on average.


Transportation Managers are the best paid with the average salary hovering at around $62K per year; Training Specialists, Transportation Supervisors, and Safety Managers also rank near the top of the list, pulling in approximately $56K, $55K, and approximately $55K, respectively. Among the lower-paid positions at Stericycle, Inc. are Account Managers — the median salary for this role approaches $40K.

Certifications and Degrees

Salaries approach $88K annually for Microsoft Certified Professionals; non-accredited workers make much less. Class B Commercial Driver License Holders with credentials can live quite comfortably; median salaries come in at around $62K per year. Employees who have an Associate's Degree make the most here, hauling in about $63K annually.


When it comes to skills, Sales Management seems to bolster pay the most; employees who claim proficiency also enjoy a median income of $82K per year. A common skill in Stericycle, Inc.'s work force is Microsoft Office; close to a sixth of survey participants report using it on the job. Some other standard skills here are Operations Management, Microsoft Excel, and People Management.

Benefits and Perks

Stericycle, Inc. sponsors a 401(k) program, and nearly all employees use this option to save for their retirement. Most workers report having health insurance, and a large number of respondents report having dental coverage. Stericycle, Inc. also dishes out privileges such as 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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