Years of Experience
Respondents who have been working for five to nine years make about $45K annually on average. The greater proportion of employees (46 percent) report one to four years of experience and bring home median pay of around $46K per year.
Residents of the company's headquarter city of Jacksonville, Fla. pick up paychecks that are higher than any other city — the median salary is $62K annually; other top-paying cities include Chicago, Ill. ($51K) and New York, N.Y. (approximately $44K). Across its U.S. offices, the state of Florida pays Wounded Warrior Project the most — $62K per year on average.
Earning $54K annually on average, Project Managers receive the most money, followed by Non-Profit Organization Program Coordinators (approximately $53K), Community Outreach Coordinators ($45K), and Event Coordinators (around $43K).
Certifications and Degrees
Salaries approach about $54K per year for Certified Associate in Project Managements; non-accredited workers make much less. Acquiring certification to be a Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation Specialist is rewarded with median pay of $44K annually. The best paid folks at Wounded Warrior Project have a B.A. in Bachelor of Arts (BA), earning $54K per year.
The highest-paying skill to have in this role seems to be Public Speaking; employees claiming this as part of the toolbox earn a median of around $64K annually. Project Management is a popular skill in the Wounded Warrior Project workforce; about a fourth of those surveyed report putting it to use in their jobs. Employees also tend to round out their skills sets with Microsoft Word, Oral / Verbal Communication, and Microsoft Excel.
Benefits and Perks
A solid majority of workers report contributing to a 401(k). Health insurance is part of the package for the vast majority of workers, and for a strong majority of respondents, dental coverage is too. Wounded Warrior Project also dishes out privileges such as free drinks, a subsidized cell phone, tuition reimbursement, and life insurance.