When it comes to location, the highest average paycheck (about $69K annually) can be spotted in Minneapolis, Minn.; Schaumburg, Ill. ($57K), Denver, Colo. (around $52K), and Sioux Falls, S.D. ($39K) are the next top-paying cities. High paychecks are not found in Chicago, Ill.; in fact, at approximately $32K it is one of the worst-paid cities. Within the firm, employees working in Wisconsin take home the most — $67K per year on average.
Years of Experience
Those who have five to nine years of work experience see average salaries of $50K annually. The greater proportion of employees (39 percent) report one to four years of experience and bring home median pay of $37K per year.
Banking Branch Managers rake in the most money, with average earnings of about $50K annually; Human Resources Coordinators come in second with median earnings amounting to $32K per year.
Certifications and Degrees
Notary Publics have significantly higher pay than non-accredited workers at around $41K annually. Those with a Bachelor's Degree at TCF Bank come out on top, and their salaries approach approximately $52K 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 $78K annually. Banking is regularly seen around here; nearly one in four of those surveyed report it as a core competency. Employees also tend to round out their skills sets with Customer Service, Training, and Sales Management.
Benefits and Perks
Company benefits — namely paid time off for both vacation and sick leave — are received by just 30 percent. A large number of respondents plan for retirement by taking advantage of the company-sponsored 401(k) program. Perks cover health insurance for a fair number of workers and dental coverage for a solid majority of employees. Advantages of working here also include life insurance, tuition reimbursement, a casual working environment, and a stock purchase plan.