The highest average salaries go to Directors of Operations, who bring in close to $135K per year, though Operations Supervisors are not far behind at around $41K annually.
Residents of Studio City, Calif. pick up paychecks that are higher than any other city — the median salary is about $130K per year; other top-paying cities include Los Angeles, Calif. ($90K) and Orlando, Fla. ($66K). Across its U.S. offices, the state of California pays Universal Studios Inc the most — approximately $90K annually on average.
Years of Experience
For those with one to four years of experience, median paychecks reach $45K per year. Five to nine years of work experience seem to result in median wages of about $65K annually. The greater proportion of employees (40 percent) report 10-19 years of experience and bring home median pay of $89K per year.
Certifications and Degrees
Being an OSHA 10 Hour Specialist certainly has its perks — salaries approach $80K annually and far exceed the paychecks of those without certification. It pays to have a Bachelor's Degree at Universal Studios Inc — these employees make the most at around $65K per year.
The best-paying skill to have in this role appears to be Budget Management; employees who claim this ability report median compensation of approximately $101K annually. A skill that is commonly seen around here is People Management; just under one in three deem it necessary for work. Many workers are also familiar with Project Management, Microsoft Excel, and Customer Relations.
Benefits and Perks
Unfortunately, a minority of employees — about two-fifths of respondents — are presented with both paid vacation and sick leave. Universal Studios Inc sponsors a 401(k) program, and a strong majority of survey participants use this option to save for their retirement. At Universal Studios Inc, a large number of employees have health insurance, and most survey participants have dental coverage. Advantages of working here also include a casual working environment, free drinks, a company cell phone, and life insurance.