Years of Experience
For those who claim five to nine years of work experience, pay on average amounts to around $60K annually. Overall, the greater share of University of Chicago folks have one to four years of experience and earn an average approximately $49K per year.
The highest average salaries go to Professors, who bring in close to $120K annually, though Executive Assistants are not far behind at $65K along with Assistant Directors of Non-Profit Organizations ($54K) and Assistant Directors of Career Services (about $53K). Near the bottom at University of Chicago are Research Associates, pulling in an average of just approximately $39K.
Certifications and Degrees
Licensed Lawyers earn about $123K per year, far more than their non-accredited counterparts. Registered Nurses with credentials can live quite comfortably; median salaries come in at around $99K annually. At University of Chicago, employees who hold a Doctorate (PhD) receive the highest salaries at $120K.
The highest-paying skill to have in this role seems to be Microsoft Excel; employees claiming this as part of the toolbox earn a median of $74K per year. A common skill in University of Chicago's work force is Project Management; a little less than a fifth of survey participants report using it on the job. Employees also tend to know Data Analysis, Microsoft Office, and Event Planning.
Benefits and Perks
Just two-fifths of survey participants receive paid time off. It's easy to build up retirement reserves here with programs such as a 403(b) plan and a 401(k) plan. Health insurance comes as part of the deal for the vast majority of workers, and a solid majority of workers report receiving dental coverage as well. A few more workplace perks are life insurance, tuition reimbursement, and a casual working environment.