Average Salary for MGM Resorts International Employees

Las Vegas, Nev.-based MGM Resorts International hires for positions ranging from Public Relations Manager to Executive Director in the hospitality. The median income for MGM Resorts International employees is $56K annually. The most important factor affecting pay for MGM Resorts International employees is your job title, though geography and how long you've been working play a role as well. This overview is based on answers to PayScale's salary questionnaire.

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MGM Resorts International Median Salary by Job


Executive Director
7 profiles

Public Relations (PR) Manager
4 profiles

Human Resources (HR) Business Partner
4 profiles

United States (change)

Executive Assistant
4 profiles

Event Manager
3 profiles

Information Security Analyst
3 profiles

Executive Sous Chef
2 profiles

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  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 17 Nov 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 135
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About This Company

Las Vegas, Nevada 89109


Hospitality, Other Amusement and Recreation Industries, Entertainment, Hotel


Source: Freebase


Nearing the top of the pay scale are Executive Directors, Event Managers, Human Resources Business Partners, and Assistant General Managers; while the first receives the highest median pay at $115K per year, the other salaries come in at $68K, approximately $60K, and $57K, respectively. Among the lower-paid positions at MGM Resorts International are Executive Assistants — the median salary for this role approaches around $40K.


When it comes to location, the highest average paycheck (about $67K annually) can be spotted in Springfield, Mass.; Washington, DC ($63K), the company's headquarter city of Las Vegas, Nev. (about $59K), and Biloxi, Miss. (approximately $38K) are the next top-paying cities. Within the firm, employees working in Massachusetts take home the most — around $67K per year on average.

Years of Experience

Workers who have been with the company for more than one year but less than five can make $51K annually on average. For those who claim five to nine years of work experience, pay on average amounts to $58K per year. The greater proportion of employees (31 percent) report 10-19 years of experience and bring home median pay of $80K annually.

Certifications and Degrees

Certified Six Sigma Black Belts receive bigger paychecks (about $144K per year) than those without credentials. Bigger paychecks are awarded to Tips Alcohol Certifications with credentials; these people earn approximately $100K annually on average. MGM Resorts International provides the highest financial reward to those with a Bachelor's Degree — these employees rake in $113K per year.


When it comes to skills, employees who report Budget Management among their abilities seem to make the most, reporting a median income of $74K annually. A common skill in MGM Resorts International's work force is Microsoft Office; roughly one in seven of survey participants report using it on the job. Key skills also include Microsoft Excel, Operations Management, and Project Management.

Benefits and Perks

The larger part of workers save up for retirement through a 401(k) plan. At MGM Resorts International, a large number of employees have health insurance, and most employees have dental coverage. Other privileges include a company cell phone, life insurance, flexible hours, free drinks, and tuition reimbursement.

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Key Stats for MGM Resorts International


43 %
57 %
$37,758 - $67,179
$45,291 - $90,593

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 31 votes.
Less than 1 year
1-4 years
5-9 years
10-19 years
20 years or more

Popular Locations for MGM Resorts International

  1. Las Vegas, Nevada
  2. Biloxi, Mississippi
  3. Washington, District of Columbia
  4. Oxon Hill, Maryland
  5. Springfield, Massachusetts

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