When it comes to location, the highest average paycheck (approximately $90K per year) can be spotted in Washington, DC; San Diego, Calif. ($58K), Houston, Texas (around $55K), and Columbus, Ohio ($54K) are the next top-paying cities. Pittsburgh, Pa. ranks low on the pay scale — at about $46K, it is one of the lowest-paid cities. Across The Brickman Group, Ltd.'s U.S. offices, employees in the state of California earn the most, taking home $58K annually.
Corporate Recruiters are awarded the highest paychecks, with compensation nearing $65K per year on average; Account Managers are next on the list, bringing in close to $58K, followed by Landscape Managers earning about $47K and Operations Managers making approximately $47K. Financial compensation for Maintenance Supervisors is rather low — on average only around $38K — relative to the rest of the company.
Years of Experience
Between the one and five year mark, median pay is $47K annually. When we consider tenure, a substantial portion of employees (29 percent) have been working for five to nine years and make approximately $47K per year on average.
Certifications and Degrees
Salaries approach $46K annually for First Aid Administrators; non-accredited workers make much less. Becoming a Certified Landscape Technician can certainly pay off here; those folks make $45K on average. Employees who have an Associate of Arts (AA) make the most here, hauling in around $58K per year.
The highest-paying skill to have in this role seems to be Customer Relationship Management; employees claiming this as part of the toolbox earn a median of about $59K annually. Operations Management is regularly seen around here; just under a third of those surveyed report it as a core competency. Employees also tend to know Project Management, Account Management, and People Management.
Benefits and Perks
Paid time off is in short supply here, with only 44 percent receiving paid vacation and 28 percent receiving paid sick days. A strong majority of respondents take advantage of the 401(k) plan that The Brickman Group, Ltd. sponsors. The larger part of survey participants receive health insurance, and nearly one-half get dental coverage. Advantages of working here also include a company cell phone, company car / automobile, life insurance, and tuition reimbursement.