Years of Experience
For those with five to nine years of experience, average earnings amount to $83K annually. Overall, the greater share of The Ultimate Software group, Inc folks have one to four years of experience and earn an average $66K per year.
Bringing in the most money are Software Engineering Managers — their earnings average $103K annually. Software Test Quality Assurance Engineers are a close second at about $83K along with User Experience Designers (approximately $82K) and Software Engineers (around $75K). Payroll Specialists make an average $48K, close to the bottom of the company pay scale.
When it comes to location, the highest average paycheck (around $83K per year) can be spotted in Fort Lauderdale, Fla.; San Diego, Calif. (approximately $76K), Miami, Fla. (about $74K), and the company's headquarter city of Weston, Fla. ($72K) are the next top-paying cities. Alpharetta, Ga. is near the bottom for pay at $49K. Within the firm, employees working in New York take home the most — around $84K annually on average.
Certifications and Degrees
Those lacking certification bring in much lower salaries than Microsoft Certified Professionals, who make $113K per year. Becoming a Project Management Professional can certainly pay off here; those folks make approximately $86K on average. The Ultimate Software group, Inc workers who hold a Bachelor of Engineering in Bachelor of Engineering (BEng / BE) are also well compensated, earning about $125K on average.
When it comes to skills, Microsoft SQL Server seems to bolster pay the most; employees who claim proficiency also enjoy a median income of $81K annually. SQL is regularly seen around here; roughly one in seven of those surveyed report it as a core competency. Many workers usually know Project Management, C# Programming Language, and Java as well.
Benefits and Perks
The vast majority of workers contribute to 401(k) savings accounts sponsored by the firm. Perks cover health insurance for nearly all employees and dental coverage for almost all employees. The Ultimate Software group, Inc also dishes out privileges such as a casual working environment, tuition reimbursement, stock options, life insurance, and supplemental paternity leave.