Years of Experience
Average pay is $61K annually for those with five to nine years of experience. Broken down by tenure, the largest share of Volkswagen Group of America employees (45 percent) have one to four years of experience and earn $68K per year on average.
Residents of Auburn Hills, Mich. pick up paychecks that are higher than any other city — the median salary is about $97K annually; other top-paying cities include Herndon, Va. ($97K) and Chattanooga, Tenn. (around $57K). Across Volkswagen Group of America's U.S. offices, employees in the state of Michigan earn the most, taking home approximately $97K per year.
Buyers represent the higher end of the earnings spectrum — in fact, median pay for this job is the highest at about $56K annually.
Certifications and Degrees
The highest-paying degree here is a Master of Business Administration (MBA); Volkswagen Group of America awards $100K to these degree-holders.
When it comes to skills, Project Management seems to bolster pay the most; employees who claim proficiency also enjoy a median income of around $71K per year. A relatively widespread skill at Volkswagen Group of America is SAP Materials Management; nearly one-fifth of employees use it for work.
Men make up the majority of employees who took the survey in a male-to-female ratio of more than 3 to 1.
Benefits and Perks
Paid time off is hard to come by at Volkswagen Group of America; the company rewards only one in three employees with paid vacation time and only a sixth of respondents with sick leave. To plan for old age, a fair number of respondents maintain savings accounts through the company's 401(k) plan. Health insurance comes as part of the deal for a large number of survey participants, and a fair number of survey participants report receiving dental coverage as well. Some other perks are company car / automobile, a subsidized cell phone, tuition reimbursement, and life insurance.