Average Salary for The Port Authority of New York and New Jersey Employees

The Port Authority of New York and New Jersey pays its employees $67K annually on average. The data in this summary comes from the PayScale salary survey.

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About This Company

225 Park Avenue South
New York City, New York 10003

1921


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Years of Experience

Respondents who have been working for five to nine years make about $90K per year on average. Broken down by tenure, the largest share of The Port Authority of New York and New Jersey employees (32 percent) have one to four years of experience and earn approximately $62K annually on average.

Locations

By state, New York offers the highest pay at $85K per year.

Certifications and Degrees

Being a Professional Engineer License Holder certainly has its perks — salaries approach $124K annually and far exceed the paychecks of those without certification. Becoming a Certified Professional Engineer can certainly pay off here; those folks make $101K on average. The highest-paying degree here is a Bachelor of Engineering in Bachelor of Engineering (BEng / BE); The Port Authority of New York and New Jersey awards around $85K to these degree-holders.

Skills

Employees who count Microsoft Excel among their skills enjoy higher pay; the median for this group is $101K per year. A skill that is commonly seen around here is Project Management; just under a third deem it necessary for work. Employees also tend to round out their skills sets with Engineering Design, Microsoft Office, and Security Risk Management.

Benefits and Perks

Paid time off is hard to come by at The Port Authority of New York and New Jersey; the company rewards only 31 percent with paid vacation time and only one-half of survey participants with sick leave. Workers can easily stock up on retirement savings by participating in several options such as a company pension plan and a defined benefit retirement plan. A large number of respondents have health insurance, and benefits for most workers also include dental insurance. A few more workplace perks are public employees pension plan (pepp), life insurance, bus / rail pass or mass transit allowance, and a defined benefit retirement plan.

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Key Stats for The Port Authority of New York and New Jersey

Gender

Female
44 %
Male
56 %
Salary
$49,920 - $100,000
Salary
$37,040 - $92,105
1-4 years
33%
5-9 years
22%
10-19 years
22%
20 years or more
22%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 7 votes.

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