The highest paychecks go to Associate Media Directors, who earn an average around $119K annually, closely trailed by Analytics Managers (about $75K), Senior Media Planners (approximately $44K), and Assistant Media Buyers ($33K).
When it comes to location, the highest average paycheck ($125K per year) can be spotted in San Francisco, Calif.; Birmingham, Mich. ($123K), Detroit, Mich. (around $55K), and New York, N.Y. ($49K) are the next top-paying cities. Within the company, workers earn the highest salaries (an average of approximately $123K annually) in California.
Years of Experience
For those who claim five to nine years of work experience, pay on average amounts to $80K per year. Overall, the greater share of Universal Mccann folks have one to four years of experience and earn an average about $48K annually.
Certifications and Degrees
Qualified Individual, Google Advertising Professionals earn $56K per year, far more than their non-accredited counterparts. Universal Mccann compensates Bachelor's Degree-holders the most at around $70K annually.
The highest-paying skill to have may be SQL; employees who claim proficiency also report a higher average salary of $85K per year. Microsoft Excel also popped up often in the survey as an important skill; more than a third of employees surveyed report using it at work. Many workers are also familiar with Media Management, Data Analysis, and Budget Management.
Benefits and Perks
To plan for old age, nearly all survey participants maintain savings accounts through the company's 401(k) plan. Benefits include paid time off, but Universal Mccann hands out more vacation days than sick days; more than half of workers report receiving the former, but only one in three employees report receiving the latter. For a fair number of respondents, benefits include health insurance, and a solid majority of employees get dental coverage, too. Other privileges include a casual working environment, a subsidized cell phone, life insurance, and a stock purchase plan.