The highest average salaries go to Distribution Center Managers, who bring in close to $130K per year, though Buyers are not far behind at $52K annually.
Years of Experience
For those with five to nine years of experience, average earnings amount to around $78K per year. Broken down by tenure, the largest share of Volkswagen Group of America employees (36 percent) have one to four years of experience and earn about $64K annually on average.
When it comes to location, the highest average paycheck (approximately $130K per year) can be spotted in Dallas, Texas; San Francisco, Calif. ($124K), Herndon, Va. (about $120K), and Chattanooga, Tenn. ($59K) are the next top-paying cities. Within the firm, employees working in Texas take home the most — $130K annually on average.
Certifications and Degrees
Project Management Professionals receive bigger paychecks (approximately $122K per year) than those without credentials. Employees who have a Bachelor of Science in Bachelor of Science (BS / BSc) make the most here, hauling in around $129K annually.
The highest-paying skill to have in this role seems to be Leadership; employees claiming this as part of the toolbox earn a median of $130K per year. Folks here also tend to know Microsoft Excel; on the survey, roughly a third of workers named it in their skills portfolios. Operations Management, Microsoft Office, and Contract Negotiation are also desirable skills.
Benefits and Perks
To plan for old age, a large number of workers maintain savings accounts through the company's 401(k) plan. A strong majority of respondents have health insurance, and benefits for a fair number of respondents also include dental insurance. Privileges also include tuition reimbursement, defined contribution (dc) retirement plan, life insurance, a company cell phone, and company car / automobile.