Nearing the top of the pay scale are Business Managers, Principal Process Development Engineers, Mechanical Engineers, and Project Development Engineers; while the first receives the highest median pay at $148K per year, the other salaries come in at $113K, $103K, and approximately $94K, respectively. Financial compensation for Supply Chain Analysts is rather low — on average only around $59K — relative to the rest of the company.
Years of Experience
For those with one to four years of experience, median paychecks reach about $73K annually. Survey participants who have worked at Air Products & Chemicals Inc. for between five and 10 years earn $90K per year on average. The largest slice of the Air Products & Chemicals Inc. workforce (31 percent) has been working for 10-19 years and earns, on average, approximately $99K annually.
When it comes to location, the highest average paycheck ($115K per year) can be spotted in Houston, Texas; Carlsbad, Calif. (about $109K), Allentown, Pa. ($97K), and Philadelphia, Pa. (around $95K) are the next top-paying cities. Expected earnings are below average ($80K) in Macungie, Pa., one of the lowest-paid cities. Pay rates in the United States are highest in the state of Georgia, where they average to about $101K annually.
Certifications and Degrees
Salaries approach $135K per year for Certified Professional Engineers; non-accredited workers make much less. On average, salaries rise to approximately $119K annually for accredited Certified Six Sigma Black Belts. It pays to have a Bachelor of Science in Chemical Engineering at Air Products & Chemicals Inc. — these employees make the most at around $126K per year.
When it comes to skills, employees who report Chemical Process Engineering among their abilities seem to make the most, reporting a median income of $122K annually. One of the more prevalent skills at Air Products & Chemicals Inc. is Microsoft Excel, with approximately one in six considering it a key competency. Employees also tend to know Project Management, Microsoft Office, and Engineering Design.
Benefits and Perks
Two in five employees receive paid vacation, and only 23 percent get sick leave. Almost all survey participants save for retirement through Air Products & Chemicals Inc.'s 401(k) plan. The vast majority of employees report having health insurance, and a large number of employees report having dental coverage. Some other advantages of working at Air Products & Chemicals Inc. are life insurance, tuition reimbursement, a company cell phone, and flexible hours.