Average Salary for The Better Business Bureau Employees

The median salary at The Better Business Bureau is $39K per year. Where you live plays the largest role in compensation at The Better Business Bureau, but what you do at the company and your experience level affect income (to a lesser degree) as well. This report is based on responses to the PayScale salary survey.

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When it comes to location, the highest average paycheck ($63K annually) can be spotted in Denver, Colo.; Arlington, Va. ($56K), Des Moines, Iowa (about $56K), and Washington, DC ($55K) are the next top-paying cities. Approaching the lower end of the pay scale (at around $26K) is Chicago, Ill. Within the company, workers earn the highest salaries (an average of approximately $56K per year) in Iowa.


The highest paychecks go to Market Research Analysts, who earn an average $54K annually, closely trailed by Directors of Human Resources (approximately $51K), Mediators ($50K), and Inside Sales Representatives (about $26K).

Years of Experience

Those who have five to nine years of work experience see average salaries of $54K per year. Overall, the greater share of The Better Business Bureau folks have one to four years of experience and earn an average around $33K annually.

Certifications and Degrees

Mediation Certifications have significantly higher pay than non-accredited workers at $50K per year. The Better Business Bureau workers who hold a Bachelor's Degree are also well compensated, earning around $88K on average.


Employees who count People Management among their skills enjoy higher pay; the median for this group is $56K annually. A relatively widespread skill at The Better Business Bureau is Media / Public Relations; just over a fifth of employees use it for work. Other skills in demand are Marketing Communications, Customer Service, and Microsoft Office.

Benefits and Perks

As part of compensation, The Better Business Bureau gives paid vacation to half of employees and paid sick leave to 29 percent. A majority of workers participate in the company's 401(k) retirement savings plan. For most employees, benefits include health insurance, and the larger part of respondents get dental coverage, too. The list of perks also includes a subsidized cell phone, flexible hours, a casual working environment, and tuition reimbursement.

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Key Stats for The Better Business Bureau


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$29,077 - $55,307
$25,644 - $63,871
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Job Satisfaction

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Rated 5 out of 5
based on 11 votes.

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