Average Salary for The Better Business Bureau Employees

Employees at The Better Business Bureau make $39K annually on average. Though what you do at the company and how long you've been working do impact pay, where you live is the primary influence on employee salary at The Better Business Bureau. This overview is based on answers to PayScale's salary questionnaire.

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When it comes to location, the highest average paycheck ($62K per year) can be spotted in Denver, Colo.; Des Moines, Iowa ($56K), Washington, DC ($55K), and Clearwater, Fla. (approximately $50K) are the next top-paying cities. Those interested in increasing earning potential should avoid the city of Chicago, Ill. — at around $26K, salaries are some of the lowest in the country. Within the firm, employees working in California take home the most — about $73K annually on average.


Bringing in the most money are Market Research Analysts — their earnings average $54K per year. Directors of Human Resources are a close second at approximately $51K along with Mediators (around $50K) and Inside Sales Representatives ($26K).

Years of Experience

Five to nine years of work experience seem to result in median wages of $54K annually. The largest fraction of The Better Business Bureau people (38 percent) have been working for one to four years and earn about $34K per year on average.

Certifications and Degrees

Monetary compensation comes to approximately $50K annually for Mediation Certifications, far surpassing the earnings of non-credentialed workers. The Better Business Bureau compensates Bachelor's Degree-holders the most at $88K per year.


Employees who count Operations Management among their skills enjoy higher pay; the median for this group is about $77K annually. A skill that is commonly seen around here is Marketing Communications; approximately one in five deem it necessary for work. Key skills also include Media / Public Relations, Customer Service, and People Management.

Benefits and Perks

43 percent have paid vacation, and only about one in three employees can take paid time off for illness. A majority of respondents report contributing to a 401(k). Most workers can count on health insurance, and a majority of workers have dental coverage as a benefit. The list of perks also includes a company cell phone, life insurance, flexible hours, and a casual working environment.

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