Procurement Directors rake in the most money, with average earnings of $105K annually; Academic Advisors come in second with median earnings amounting to around $46K per year.
Years of Experience
Respondents who have been working for five to nine years make approximately $60K annually on average. Workers who have been with the company for more than one year but less than five can make about $40K per year on average. The largest fraction of University of Maryland University College (UMUC) people (34 percent) have been working for 10-19 years and earn $65K annually on average.
When it comes to location, the highest average paycheck ($77K per year) can be spotted in Hyattsville, Md.; the company's headquarter city of College Park, Md. (around $67K), Adelphi, Md. ($65K), and Largo, Md. ($60K) are the next top-paying cities. On the lower end is Washington, DC at approximately $58K. U.S. pay levels are highest in the state of Maryland; salaries there average to $60K annually.
Certifications and Degrees
Monetary compensation comes to about $131K per year for Project Management Professionals, far surpassing the earnings of non-credentialed workers. University of Maryland University College (UMUC) compensates Associate of Arts (AA)-holders the most at $70K annually.
The highest-paying skill to have may be Project Management; employees who claim proficiency also report a higher average salary of approximately $125K per year. One of the more prevalent skills at University of Maryland University College (UMUC) is Oral / Verbal Communication, with slightly less than a third considering it a key competency. Customer Service, People Management, and Microsoft Excel are also desirable skills.
Benefits and Perks
The company pays out both vacation time and sick leave for only 30 percent. Workers can easily stock up on retirement savings by participating in several options such as a 401(k) plan and a 403(b) plan. At University of Maryland University College (UMUC), a solid majority of respondents have health insurance, and a strong majority of survey participants have dental coverage. University of Maryland University College (UMUC) also dishes out privileges such as tuition reimbursement, a casual working environment, and life insurance.