When it comes to location, the highest average paycheck ($140K per year) can be spotted in Newark, N.J.; Irvine, Calif. (around $112K), Charleston, S.C. ($70K), and Salt Lake City, Utah (about $64K) are the next top-paying cities. On the lower end is Warwick, R.I. at approximately $51K. By state, CR Bard, Inc. pays its California employees the most; the pay rate there is $112K annually.
Nearing the top of the pay scale are Finance Managers, Quality Control Engineers, Accounting Managers, and Medical Devices Quality Engineers; while the first receives the highest median pay at $110K per year, the other salaries come in at about $83K, around $80K, and $79K, respectively. On the lower end are Biomedical Engineers at $61K on average.
Years of Experience
For those with five to nine years of experience, average earnings amount to approximately $95K annually. The greater proportion of employees (34 percent) report one to four years of experience and bring home median pay of around $64K per year.
Certifications and Degrees
Project Management Certificate Holders receive bigger paychecks ($147K annually) than those without credentials. Certified Six Sigma Black Belts with credentials can live quite comfortably; median salaries come in at approximately $111K per year. The best paid folks at CR Bard, Inc. have a Master of Professional Accountancy (MPA), earning $112K annually.
Employees who count Accounting among their skills enjoy higher pay; the median for this group is about $100K per year. A garden variety skill at CR Bard, Inc. is Project Management; somewhere between a fifth and a fourth of CR Bard, Inc.'s people use it regularly. Many workers usually know Microsoft Excel, Financial Analysis, and Engineering Design as well.
Benefits and Perks
Paid time off is scarce, with only about one in three workers receiving paid vacation and a little less than a fifth of workers receiving sick leave. Most survey participants report contributing to a 401(k). For nearly all workers, benefits include health insurance, and a large number of respondents get dental coverage, too. Some other advantages of working at CR Bard, Inc. are a stock purchase plan, tuition reimbursement, a company cell phone, and gym membership.