The highest paychecks go to Senior Chemists, who earn an average $151K annually, closely trailed by Environmental Health & Safety Managers (around $88K), Quality Manager, Pharmaceuticalss (about $88K), and Procurement Specialists (approximately $65K). Near the bottom at Mylan Pharmaceuticals Inc. are Chemists, pulling in an average of just $47K.
When it comes to location, the highest average paycheck ($97K per year) can be spotted in Houston, Texas; Pittsburgh, Pa. (approximately $78K), New York, N.Y. (about $78K), and Morgantown, W.Va. ($63K) are the next top-paying cities. At $47K, Canonsburg, Pa. is home to some of the lowest pay in the country. By state, Mylan Pharmaceuticals Inc. employees make the most in Indiana, earning around $228K annually on average.
Years of Experience
Average pay is $67K per year for those with five to nine years of experience. Overall, the greater share of Mylan Pharmaceuticals Inc. folks have one to four years of experience and earn an average about $64K annually.
Certifications and Degrees
Monetary compensation comes to around $85K per year for Certified Six Sigma Green Belts, far surpassing the earnings of non-credentialed workers. Becoming a SAS Certified Base Programmer for SAS 9 can certainly pay off here; those folks make approximately $67K on average. Mylan Pharmaceuticals Inc. provides the highest financial reward to those with a Bachelor's Degree — these employees rake in $80K annually.
In this role, the best-paying skill appears to be Leadership; individuals who claim it among their capabilities enjoy a higher median salary of $100K per year. It's pretty common to find people here who know Quality Assurance / Quality Control; just over a fifth consider it a key competency. Microsoft Excel, Data Analysis, and Project Management are also desirable skills.
Benefits and Perks
Paid time off is scarce, with only about 37 percent receiving paid vacation and approximately one in eight workers receiving sick leave. Most survey participants plan for retirement by taking advantage of the company-sponsored 401(k) program. A large number of respondents can count on health insurance, and most respondents have dental coverage as a benefit. Some other advantages of working at Mylan Pharmaceuticals Inc. are life insurance, tuition reimbursement, stock options, and a subsidized cell phone.