Years of Experience
When we consider tenure, a substantial portion of employees (50 percent) have been working for one to four years and make $41K annually on average.
The highest pay by state can be found in Colorado, where salaries average out at $46K per year.
Certifications and Degrees
Monetary compensation comes to around $48K annually for Engineer in Trainings, far surpassing the earnings of non-credentialed workers.
The highest-paying skill to have in this role seems to be Microsoft Word; employees claiming this as part of the toolbox earn a median of about $69K per year. Folks here also tend to know Microsoft Excel; on the survey, more than a third of workers named it in their skills portfolios.
Benefits and Perks
A lucky few (43 percent) are fortunate enough to be compensated for both vacation and sick time. A 401(k) program is available, and almost all workers use it to save for retirement. The vast majority of employees can count on health insurance, and the vast majority of respondents have dental coverage as a benefit. Additional benefits of working here are a casual working environment, life insurance, and gym membership.