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Average Salary for The Scotts Miracle-Gro Company Employees

The median income for The Scotts Miracle-Gro Company employees is $66K per year. For the most part, employee paychecks at The Scotts Miracle-Gro Company fluctuate depending on your experience level; your job title and your city also matter, but to a lesser degree. The data for this snapshot was collected from individuals who took PayScale's salary survey.

How This Employer Pays

The Scotts Miracle-Gro Company typically pays:
below market

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Employer: The Scotts Miracle-Gro Company
Average Salary Range by Job
Job (Number Reporting)
National Data (?
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[-]Merchandiser (2)
$18,589 - $52,380  
[-]Merchandiser (2)
Total Pay$18,589 - $52,380  
[+]Government Affairs Director (2)
$93,438 - $186,515  
[+]Government Affairs Director (2)
Salary$89,413 - $164,848  
Total Pay$93,438 - $186,515  
[+]Manager, Government Affairs (2)
$59,038 - $136,874  
[+]Manager, Government Affairs (2)
Salary$60,464 - $122,780  
Total Pay$59,038 - $136,874  
[+]Demand Planner (2)
$52,368 - $89,718  
[+]Demand Planner (2)
Salary$54,315 - $87,386  
Total Pay$52,368 - $89,718  
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Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 31 Oct 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 34
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The Scotts Miracle-Gro Company Details

United States of America,


Manufacturing, Agricultural Chemicals

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Years of Experience

Workers who have been with the company for more than one year but less than five can typically make $47K. A typical employee has five to nine years of experience and earns about $83K annually.


The highest average salaries go to Government Affairs Directors, who bring in close to around $116K, though Managers of Government Affairs are not far behind at $82K along with Demand Planners earning approximately $72K.


Across its U.S. offices, the state of New York pays The Scotts Miracle-Gro Company the most — $116K per year on average.

Certifications and Degrees

Salaries approach approximately $116K for Licensed Lawyers; non-accredited workers make much less. The Scotts Miracle-Gro Company provides the highest financial reward to those with a Doctorate (PhD) — these employees rake in $134K annually.


The highest-paying skill to have may be Legislative Policy; employees who claim proficiency also report a higher average salary of around $114K. Folks here also tend to know Data Analysis; on the survey, nearly one-fourth of workers named it in their skills portfolios. Microsoft Office, Microsoft Excel, and Project Management are also desirable skills.

Benefits and Perks

The Scotts Miracle-Gro Company lets only half of workers take paid vacation and only 35 percent take sick leave. The greater part of workers take advantage of the 401(k) plan that The Scotts Miracle-Gro Company sponsors. Perks cover health insurance for a fair portion of workers and dental coverage for more than half of workers. Some other perks are a subsidized cell phone, gym membership, life insurance, and tuition reimbursement.

Key Stats

26 %
74 %
$46,184 - $85,459
$62,019 - $114,298
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 8 votes.

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