Years of Experience
For those who claim five to nine years of work experience, pay on average amounts to about $64K per year. The largest fraction of The Schwan Food Company people (41 percent) have been working for one to four years and earn around $44K annually on average.
Bringing in the most money are Area Operations Managers — their earnings average $73K per year. Production Supervisors are a close second at $59K along with Route Sales Representatives ($42K).
Residents of Minneapolis, Minn. pick up paychecks that are higher than any other city — the median salary is approximately $65K annually; other top-paying cities include Atlanta, Ga. (around $59K) and the company's headquarter city of Marshall, Minn. ($48K). The Schwan Food Company workers in Georgia earn the most — approximately $59K per year on average.
The highest-paying skill to have in this role seems to be Procurement; employees claiming this as part of the toolbox earn a median of about $75K annually. Training also popped up often in the survey as an important skill; just over one in five of employees surveyed report using it at work. Three more common skills are Sales Management, Leadership, and Budget Management.
Men make up the majority of employees who took the survey in a male-to-female ratio of more than 3 to 1.
Benefits and Perks
The Schwan Food Company helps its workers sock away funds for retirement, offering plans such as a 401(k) plan and a company pension plan. A large number of survey participants receive health insurance, and a fair number of survey participants get dental coverage. Advantages of working here also include life insurance, a company cell phone, flexible hours, and optional telecommute / work from home.