Associate Media Directors are the best paid with the average salary hovering at $112K per year; Business Intelligence Analysts, Human Resources Generalists, and Assistant Media Planners also rank near the top of the list, pulling in approximately $88K, about $53K, and around $34K, respectively. Assistant Media Buyers are among the lowest paid at a median salary of $33K.
Years of Experience
Average pay is $98K annually for those with five to nine years of experience. Overall, the greater share of Universal Mccann folks have one to four years of experience and earn an average approximately $50K per year.
When it comes to location, the highest average paycheck ($77K annually) can be spotted in Los Angeles, Calif.; Detroit, Mich. (about $60K), New York, N.Y. ($57K), and Birmingham, Mich. (around $34K) are the next top-paying cities. Across Universal Mccann's U.S. offices, employees in the state of California earn the most, taking home $54K per year.
Certifications and Degrees
Qualified Individual, Google Advertising Professionals receive bigger paychecks ($56K annually) than those without credentials. Adwords Certifications also rank high on the pay scale, with expected average earnings of about $55K per year. The best paid folks at Universal Mccann have an Associate of Business Administration (ABA), earning approximately $53K annually.
The highest-paying skill in this position seems to be Statistical Analysis; individuals who report it as part of the repertoire have a median income of around $60K per year. Microsoft Excel is a popular skill among Universal Mccann workers, with over a third of those surveyed reporting using it on the job. Strategic Planning, Media Management, and Search Engine Marketing were also reported by many survey participants.
At Universal Mccann, there are significantly more females who responded to the questionnaire than males — the female-to-male ratio is more than 3 to 1.
Benefits and Perks
44 percent have paid vacation, and only about one in six workers can take paid time off for illness. Almost all workers contribute to 401(k) savings accounts sponsored by the firm. Perks cover health insurance for almost all employees and dental coverage for the vast majority of respondents. Universal Mccann folks also make good use of a casual working environment, life insurance, free drinks, and a stock purchase plan.