Average Salary for The Yankee Candle Co., Inc. Employees

South Deerfield, Mass.-based The Yankee Candle Co., Inc. hires for positions ranging from Retail Store Manager to Associate Project Manager in the manufacturing. A salary of $42K annually is the median rate at The Yankee Candle Co., Inc. Geography plays the largest role in compensation at The Yankee Candle Co., Inc., but your role at the company and how long you've been working affect income (to a lesser degree) as well. This overview is based on answers to PayScale's salary questionnaire.

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South Deerfield, Massachusetts 01373


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When it comes to location, the highest average paycheck (around $101K per year) can be spotted in Springfield, Mass.; the company's headquarter city of South Deerfield, Mass. ($60K), Whately, Mass. ($55K), and Colorado Springs, Colo. (about $40K) are the next top-paying cities. By state, the highest pay levels are found in Massachusetts, where the average The Yankee Candle Co., Inc. employee makes approximately $60K annually.


Earning $57K per year on average, Associate Project Managers receive the most money, followed by Retail Store Managers (approximately $40K annually).

Years of Experience

Survey participants who have worked at The Yankee Candle Co., Inc. for between five and 10 years earn $51K per year on average. The largest fraction of The Yankee Candle Co., Inc. people (29 percent) have been working for one to four years and earn around $56K annually on average.

Certifications and Degrees

The best paid folks at The Yankee Candle Co., Inc. have a Bachelor of Science in Bachelor of Science (BS / BSc), earning $57K per year.


Employees who count Project Management among their skills enjoy higher pay; the median for this group is about $63K annually. A garden variety skill at The Yankee Candle Co., Inc. is Merchandising; nearly one in four of The Yankee Candle Co., Inc.'s people use it regularly. Employees also tend to round out their skills sets with People Management, Customer Service, and Product Development.

Benefits and Perks

The benefits packages at The Yankee Candle Co., Inc. can sometimes lack paid time off; 44 percent get paid vacation days, and 19 percent receive paid sick leave. The vast majority of respondents set aside retirement funds in an employer-sponsored 401(k). For a fair number of survey participants, benefits include health insurance, and the larger part of workers get dental coverage, too. The Yankee Candle Co., Inc. also dishes out privileges such as a stock purchase plan, life insurance, tuition reimbursement, and flexible hours.

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Key Stats for The Yankee Candle Co., Inc.


74 %
26 %
$36,923 - $68,000
$54,566 - $90,000
1-4 years
5-9 years
10-19 years
20 years or more

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 9 votes.

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