$77K
Avg. Salary
Popular Benefits
  • 401(k)
  • Paid Holidays / Vacation
  • Paid Sick Leave
  • Life Insurance / Disability
Average First Data Corporation Salary
$77K
 89 Reviews
First Data Corporation Median Salary by Job

MinMax

$82,512
$61K$111K

$64,415
$50K$83K

$63,665
$50K$81K

United States (change)

$61,079
$44K$85K

$67,277
$41K$109K

Finance Manager
6 profiles
$82,936
$52K$115K

$99,703
$68K$138K

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  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 15 Sep 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 353
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Find out more about pay at First Data Corporation

Jobs

Directors of Information Technology Program Management represent the higher end of the earnings spectrum — in fact, median pay for this job is the highest at around $123K annually — though Finance Managers, Senior Application Developers, and Implementation Analysts also do fairly well at $86K, $82K, and $64K, respectively. First Data Corporation hands out some of the smallest paychecks to Client Services Analysts (about $45K on average).

Locations

When it comes to location, the highest average paycheck (approximately $115K per year) can be spotted in New York, N.Y.; Denver, Colo. ($87K), Atlanta, Ga. (around $86K), and Melville, N.Y. (about $81K) are the next top-paying cities. Hagerstown, Md. ranks low on the pay scale — at $55K, it is one of the lowest-paid cities. By state, First Data Corporation pays its New York employees the most; the pay rate there is approximately $95K annually.

Years of Experience

Those who have five to nine years of work experience see average salaries of $75K per year. Between the one and five year mark, median pay is about $53K annually. Overall, the greater share of First Data Corporation folks have 10-19 years of experience and earn an average $91K per year.

Certifications and Degrees

Human Resources Professionals are compensated at a much higher rate than non-authorized workers, bringing in close to approximately $125K annually. Certified Public Accountants also rank high on the pay scale, with expected average earnings of around $112K per year. The highest-paying degree here is an Associate of Applied Technology (AAT); First Data Corporation awards $118K to these degree-holders.

Skills

The best-paying skill to have in this role appears to be Team Leadership; employees who claim this ability report median compensation of $87K annually. It's pretty common to find people here who know Microsoft Excel; close to one-fifth consider it a key competency. Many workers usually know Project Management, Microsoft Office, and Data Analysis as well.

Benefits and Perks

First Data Corporation lets only 36 percent take paid vacation and only 29 percent take sick leave. The larger part of respondents contribute to 401(k) savings accounts sponsored by the firm. Most workers report having health insurance, and a large number of employees report having dental coverage. First Data Corporation folks also make good use of life insurance, a casual working environment, tuition reimbursement, and a stock purchase plan.

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54%
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46%
Female
46%
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Key Stats for First Data Corporation

Gender

Female
46 %
Male
54 %
Salary
$41,481 - $99,695
Salary
$48,880 - $108,200

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 105 votes.
Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
29%
5-9 years
19%
10-19 years
30%
20 years or more
18%

About This Company

6200 SOUTH QUEBEC ST
Greenwood Village, Colorado 80111

1969

Financial Services

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First Data Corporation pays its employees an average of $77,209 a year. Salaries at First Data Corporation range from an average of $44,847 to $132,171 a year. First Data Corporation employees with the job title Vice President (VP), Human Resources (HR) make the most with an average annual salary of $208,782, while employees with the title Sales Support Specialist make the least with an average annual salary of $31,406.

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