Years of Experience
For those with one to four years of experience, paychecks typically reach $46K. When we consider tenure, a substantial portion of employees (35 percent) have been working for five to nine years and make $83K per year.
Nearing the top of the pay scale are Government Affairs Directors, Managers of Government Affairs, Demand Planners, and Area Sales Managers; while the first receives the highest median pay at about $116K, the other salaries come in at around $82K, $72K, and approximately $51K, respectively.
U.S. pay levels are highest in the state of New York; salaries there average to $116K annually.
Certifications and Degrees
Those lacking certification bring in much lower salaries than Licensed Lawyers, who make around $116K. The Scotts Miracle-Gro Company compensates Doctorate (PhD)-holders the most at about $134K per year.
The highest-paying skill to have may be Legislative Policy; employees who claim proficiency also report a higher average salary of $114K. It's pretty common to find people here who know Project Management; roughly one in five consider it a key competency. Key skills also include Data Analysis, Microsoft Office, and Microsoft Excel.
Benefits and Perks
The benefits packages at The Scotts Miracle-Gro Company can sometimes lack paid time off; one-half of workers get paid vacation days, and 35 percent receive paid sick leave. A solid majority of workers save up for retirement through a 401(k) plan. At The Scotts Miracle-Gro Company, most workers have health insurance, and a fair portion of workers have dental coverage. Privileges also include a company cell phone, gym membership, life insurance, and tuition reimbursement.