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Average Salary for The McGraw-Hill Companies Employees

New York City, New York-based The McGraw-Hill Companies hires for positions ranging from Senior Financial Analyst to Administrative Assistant in the publishing industry. The median income for The McGraw-Hill Companies employees is $73K annually. Though your role at the company and how long you've been working do impact pay, geography is the primary influence on employee salary at The McGraw-Hill Companies. This summary is derived from information collected in the PayScale salary survey.

How This Employer Pays

The McGraw-Hill Companies typically pays:
above market
Similar employers pay:
above market
Employer: The McGraw-Hill Companies
Average Salary Range by Job
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[-]Senior Financial Analyst (5)
$67,817 - $125,068  
[-]Senior Financial Analyst (5)
Salary$67,445 - $117,522  
Bonus$1,076 - $9,503  
Total Pay$67,817 - $125,068  
[+]Administrative Assistant (4)
$32,703 - $69,326  
[+]Administrative Assistant (4)
Salary$33,043 - $66,280  
Bonus$342.43 - $6,649  
Total Pay$32,703 - $69,326  
[+]Data Analyst (2)
$22,758 - $49,358  
[+]Data Analyst (2)
Total Pay$22,758 - $49,358  
[+]Design Manager (2)
$44,398 - $104,701  
[+]Design Manager (2)
Salary$48,610 - $94,770  
Total Pay$44,398 - $104,701  
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Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 2 Nov 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 93
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The McGraw-Hill Companies Details

New York City, New York 10020


Publishing, Book Publishers, Books: Publishing, or Publishing and Printing, Television Broadcasting


Mcgraw Hill Companies Inc

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Median pay is highest in Boston (approximately $125K per year), followed by Chicago ($100K), Burr Ridge ($89K), and Hightstown ($75K). Expected earnings are below average (about $65K) in Columbus, one of the lowest-paid cities. The McGraw-Hill Companies workers in Massachusetts earn the most — around $125K annually on average.


The highest paychecks go to Senior Financial Analysts, who earn $92K, closely trailed by Technical Project Managers ($74K), Editors (approximately $67K), and Design Managers (about $66K). Among the lower-paid positions at The McGraw-Hill Companies are Administrative Assistants — typical salaries for this role approach around $52K.

Years of Experience

For those with at least five years experience, pay generally amounts to $75K. Between the one and five year mark, pay is typically $55K. For the most part, a representative employee at The McGraw-Hill Companies has been working for 10-19 years and makes about $83K per year.

Certifications and Degrees

Certified Public Accountant s receive bigger paychecks (around $125K) than those without credentials. Bigger paychecks are awarded to Project Management Professionals with credentials; these people typically earn approximately $102K annually. The highest-paying degree here is a Master of Business Administration (MBA); The McGraw-Hill Companies awards $92K to these degree-holders.


The best paying skill to have in this role appears to be Project Management; employees who claim this ability report median compensation of $100K. A common skill in The McGraw-Hill Companies' work force is Data Analysis; roughly a seventh of survey participants report using it on the job. Many workers are also familiar with Microsoft Office, Microsoft Excel, and Forecasting.

Benefits and Perks

A quarter of workers have paid vacation, and only about 19 percent can take paid time off for illness. Almost all workers allocate some part of their earnings to the company-sponsored 401(k) savings plan. Nearly all workers can count on health insurance, and the vast majority of workers have dental coverage as a benefit. A few more workplace perks are life insurance, a casual working environment, a company cell phone, and tuition reimbursement.

Key Stats

58 %
42 %
$47,969 - $85,001
$49,204 - $93,512
Less than 1 year
1-4 years
5-9 years
10-19 years
20 years or more
Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 28 votes.

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