Average Salary for Stericycle, Inc. Employees

Operating out of Lake Forest, Ill., Stericycle, Inc. employs talent in positions ranging from Transportation Manager to Sustainability Specialist. The average employee at Stericycle, Inc. takes home $45K per year. Stericycle, Inc. paychecks are largely negotiated based on your city, though your experience level and what you do at the company are also considered. The data in this summary comes from the PayScale salary survey.

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About This Company

Lake Forest, Illinois 60045

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When it comes to location, the highest average paycheck (about $88K annually) can be spotted in Indianapolis, Ind.; Chicago, Ill. ($85K), Lakeland, Fla. ($60K), and Miami, Fla. ($60K) are the next top-paying cities. Approaching the lower end of the pay scale (at around $25K) is Moyock, N.C. Across its U.S. offices, the state of Indiana pays Stericycle, Inc. the most — approximately $88K per year on average.

Years of Experience

Five to nine years of work experience seem to result in median wages of $54K annually. Between the one and five year mark, median pay is $43K per year. When we consider tenure, a substantial portion of employees (33 percent) have been working for 10-19 years and make approximately $81K annually on average.


Transportation Managers are awarded the highest paychecks, with compensation nearing $62K per year on average; Training Specialists are next on the list, bringing in close to around $56K, followed by Transportation Supervisors earning about $55K and Safety Managers making around $55K. Financial compensation for Account Managers is rather low — on average only $40K — relative to the rest of the company.

Certifications and Degrees

Microsoft Certified Professionals receive bigger paychecks ($88K annually) than those without credentials. Class B Commercial Driver License Holders also rank high on the pay scale, with expected average earnings of about $62K per year. Those with a Bachelor's Degree at Stericycle, Inc. come out on top, and their salaries approach $55K annually.


The highest-paying skill in this position seems to be Sales Management; individuals who report it as part of the repertoire have a median income of approximately $82K per year. Microsoft Excel is regularly seen around here; slightly less than a fifth of those surveyed report it as a core competency. Employees also tend to know Microsoft Office, Operations Management, and People Management.

Benefits and Perks

The vast majority of workers set aside retirement funds in an employer-sponsored 401(k). Health insurance is part of the package for most workers, and for a large number of respondents, dental coverage is too. Advantages of working here 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 - $65,003
$39,149 - $98,804
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 15 votes.

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