Years of Experience
For those with one to four years of experience, median paychecks reach approximately $65K annually. Survey participants who have worked at Thomson Reuters for between five and 10 years earn around $80K per year on average. The greater proportion of employees (33 percent) report 10-19 years of experience and bring home median pay of $96K annually.
The highest paychecks go to Lead Software Engineers, who earn an average $110K per year, closely trailed by IT Senior Project Managers (about $108K), Senior Software Engineers ($89K), and Senior Financial Analysts (approximately $81K). On the lower end are IT Systems Engineers at $62K on average.
When it comes to location, the highest average paycheck ($99K annually) can be spotted in New York, N.Y.; San Francisco, Calif. ($98K), Philadelphia, Pa. (around $94K), and Dallas, Texas (about $90K) are the next top-paying cities. On the lower end is Minneapolis, Minn. at $68K. Thomson Reuters workers in New York earn the most — $98K per year on average.
Certifications and Degrees
Sun Certified Java Programmers are compensated at a much higher rate than non-authorized workers, bringing in close to $131K annually. On average, salaries rise to around $116K per year for accredited Project Management Professionals. Thomson Reuters workers who hold a Master of Business Administration (MBA), Finance are also well compensated, earning approximately $149K on average.
Benefits and Perks
Paid time off is hard to come by at Thomson Reuters; the company rewards only 36 percent with paid vacation time and only 29 percent with sick leave. To plan for old age, a large number of respondents maintain savings accounts through the company's 401(k) plan. The vast majority of employees receive health insurance, and most workers get dental coverage. Perks also include a casual working environment, a subsidized cell phone, life insurance, and tuition reimbursement.