$80K
Avg. Salary
Popular Benefits
  • 401(k)
  • Paid Holidays / Vacation
  • Cell Phone
  • Life Insurance / Disability
Average Praxair, Inc. Salary
$80K
 63 Reviews
Praxair, Inc. Median Salary by Job

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$64,109
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$56K$110K

$71,202
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$72,155
$53K$102K

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$51K$126K

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  • Updated: 8 Sep 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 206
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Years of Experience

Workers who have been with the company for more than one year but less than five can make around $70K annually on average. Five to nine years of work experience seem to result in median wages of $71K per year. When we consider tenure, a substantial portion of employees (33 percent) have been working for 10-19 years and make $79K annually on average.

Locations

When it comes to location, the highest average paycheck (about $98K per year) can be spotted in Indianapolis, Ind.; Buffalo, N.Y. (approximately $85K), Chicago, Ill. ($80K), and Tonawanda, N.Y. (around $74K) are the next top-paying cities. Los Angeles, Calif. is one of the lowest-paid cities, with earnings averaging $68K. Across its U.S. offices, the state of Indiana pays Praxair, Inc. the most — approximately $95K annually on average.

Jobs

The highest average salaries go to Control Systems Engineers, who bring in close to about $88K per year, though Product Development Specialists are not far behind at $86K along with Plant Superintendents ($83K) and Manufacturing Production Managers ($68K). On the lower end are Process Engineers at about $67K on average.

Certifications and Degrees

Salaries approach $129K annually for ASQ Certified Quality Auditors; non-accredited workers make much less. Becoming a Project Management Professional can certainly pay off here; those folks make $105K on average. The highest-paying degree here is a Master of Business Administration (MBA), Finance; Praxair, Inc. awards approximately $144K to these degree-holders.

Skills

The highest-paying skill to have may be Technical Sales; employees who claim proficiency also report a higher average salary of around $85K per year. It's pretty common to find people here who know Project Management; one in five consider it a key competency. Microsoft Excel, Operations Management, and Engineering Design round out the set of key employee skills.

Benefits and Perks

Benefits packages do tend to lack paid time off; Praxair, Inc. gives paid vacation days to 37 percent and sick leave to one in five respondents. The firm looks out for its employees by sponsoring assorted retirement savings plans such as a 401(k) plan and a company pension plan. Nearly all survey participants receive health insurance, and a large number of survey participants get dental coverage. Other privileges include a subsidized cell phone, life insurance, and tuition reimbursement.

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Male
19%
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58%
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78%
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22%
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Key Stats for Praxair, Inc.

Gender

Female
19 %
Male
81 %
Salary
$48,708 - $92,388
Salary
$54,343 - $102,862

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 75 votes.
Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
26%
5-9 years
22%
10-19 years
30%
20 years or more
19%

About This Company

39 OLD RIDGEBURY RD
Danbury, Connecticut 06810

1907

Other Basic Inorganic Chemical Manufacturing, Industrial Gases

Praxair Inc

Praxair, Inc. pays its employees an average of $79,668 a year. Salaries at Praxair, Inc. range from an average of $53,034 to $123,802 a year. Praxair, Inc. employees with the job title Senior Vice President (SVP), Sales make the most with an average annual salary of $215,968, while employees with the title Administrative Assistant make the least with an average annual salary of $46,002.

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