Senior Software Engineers earn the highest median pay at approximately $116K, followed by Operations Managers ($78K), Marketing Managers ($77K), and Senior Financial Analysts (around $75K). At about $47K, Executive Assistants are among the lowest paid at The Walt Disney Company.
When it comes to location, the highest average paycheck ($116K annually) can be spotted in Seattle; Glendale ($85K), Los Angeles ($83K), and the company's headquarter city of Burbank (around $79K) are the next top-paying cities. At approximately $62K, Orlando is home to some of the lowest pay in the country. Within the firm, employees working in Washington take home the most — about $116K per year on average.
Years of Experience
Those with one to four years of experience at the company can expect to make $56K. For those with five to nine years of experience, average earnings amount to approximately $72K. The largest fraction of The Walt Disney Company people (32 percent) have been working for 10-19 years and earn around $88K annually.
Certifications and Degrees
Project Management Certificate Holders earn $122K, far more than their non-accredited counterparts. Becoming a Certified ITIL Leader can certainly pay off here; those folks make about $116K. The best paid folks at The Walt Disney Company have a Master of Science (MS), Computer Science (CS), earning $128K per year.
In this role, the best-paying skill appears to be Project Management; individuals who claim it among their capabilities enjoy a higher median salary of $74K. Microsoft Excel also popped up often in the survey as an important skill; nearly one in eight of employees surveyed report using it at work. Other skills in demand are Microsoft Office, Data Analysis, and Financial Analysis.
Benefits and Perks
Only 45 percent receive paid vacation and sick leave. Workers can easily stock up on retirement savings by participating in several options such as a 401(k) plan and a company pension plan. A solid majority of workers have health insurance, and benefits for a strong majority of workers also include dental insurance. Additional benefits of working here are life insurance, tuition reimbursement, and a casual working environment.