Directors of Operations earn the highest median pay at $85K per year, followed by VPs of Sales & Marketing (about $82K), Market Research Analysts ($53K), and Communications Specialists (around $31K).
Years of Experience
Workers who have been with the company for more than one year but less than five can make approximately $32K annually on average. For those with five to nine years of experience, average earnings amount to $48K per year. When we consider tenure, a substantial portion of employees (31 percent) have been working for 10-19 years and make approximately $39K annually on average.
When it comes to location, the highest average paycheck ($53K per year) can be spotted in Washington, DC; Denver, Colo. ($52K), Fort Collins, Colo. ($37K), and Fort Worth, Texas (around $31K) are the next top-paying cities. Expected earnings are below average (about $31K) in Dayton, Ohio, one of the lowest-paid cities. By state, The Better Business Bureau pays its Virginia employees the most; the pay rate there is around $74K annually.
Certifications and Degrees
The Better Business Bureau compensates Bachelor's Degree-holders the most at approximately $33K per year.
The highest-paying skill to have may be Market Research; employees who claim proficiency also report a higher average salary of $52K annually. It's pretty common to find people here who know Marketing Communications; between a fifth and a fourth consider it a key competency. Microsoft Excel, Customer Service, and Media / Public Relations were also reported by many survey participants.
Benefits and Perks
The benefits packages at The Better Business Bureau can sometimes lack paid time off; 42 percent get paid vacation days, and a fifth of workers receive paid sick leave. For employees looking to save up for their golden years, The Better Business Bureau provides an optional 401(k) plan, and a strong majority of employees participate. A large number of employees receive health insurance, and a solid majority of workers get dental coverage. The Better Business Bureau also dishes out privileges such as life insurance, a casual working environment, and a company cell phone.