When it comes to location, the highest average paycheck (approximately $88K annually) can be spotted in the company's headquarter city of St. Louis, Mo.; San Angelo, Texas (about $51K), Tyler, Texas ($50K), and Lubbock, Texas ($42K) are the next top-paying cities. Suddenlink Communications workers in Missouri earn the most — $88K per year on average.
Network Engineers are the best paid with the average salary hovering at around $68K annually; Dispatch Supervisors and Business Analysts also rank near the top of the list, pulling in $51K and about $50K, respectively.
Years of Experience
For those with one to four years of experience, median paychecks reach $48K per year. The largest slice of the Suddenlink Communications workforce (50 percent) has been working for five to nine years and earns, on average, around $52K annually.
Certifications and Degrees
Cisco Certified Network Associates receive bigger paychecks ($68K per year) than those without credentials. It pays to have a Bachelor of Business Administration (BBA) at Suddenlink Communications — these employees make the most at approximately $79K annually.
When it comes to skills, employees who report People Management among their abilities seem to make the most, reporting a median income of $65K per year. Microsoft Office is a popular skill among Suddenlink Communications workers, with approximately one in four of those surveyed reporting using it on the job. Microsoft Excel, Logistics, and SQL were also reported by many survey participants.
Benefits and Perks
A majority of respondents report receiving paid vacation days, but only 35 percent are paid for sick leave. A solid majority of workers participate in the company's 401(k) retirement savings plan. The vast majority of survey participants can count on health insurance, and almost all survey participants have dental coverage as a benefit. Some other advantages of working at Suddenlink Communications are life insurance, a casual working environment, a subsidized cell phone, and tuition reimbursement.