Average Salary for Sprint Nextel Corporation Employees

Operating out of Reston, Va., telephone communications company Sprint Nextel Corporation employs talent in positions ranging from Retail Store Manager to Program Project Manager. The median income for Sprint Nextel Corporation employees is $59K annually. The most important factor affecting pay for Sprint Nextel Corporation employees is your job title, though geography and how long you've been working play a role as well. The data for this report comes from responses to the PayScale salary survey.

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Sprint Nextel Corporation Median Salary by Job

MinMax

Retail Store Manager
21 profiles
$45,044
$25K$52K

Program Project Manager
9 profiles
$68,531
$45K$80K

Account Executive
6 profiles
$42,149
$41K$45K

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Radio Frequency (RF) Engineer
5 profiles
$76,289
$71K$100K

Application Developer
5 profiles
$74,800
$63K$92K

Project Manager, (Unspecified Type / General)
4 profiles
$69,138
$43K$112K

Business Account Executive
4 profiles
$41,334
$32K$58K

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  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 05 Oct 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 303
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About This Company

2001 EDMUND HALLEY DRIVE
Reston, Virginia 20191

Telephone Communications, Except Radiotelephone, Telecommunications

sprint, Sprint Corp, Sprint Nextel, Sprint/Nextel


Source: Freebase

Jobs

The highest average salaries go to Solutions Architects, who bring in close to $95K per year, though Information Technology Project Managers are not far behind at $85K along with Radio Frequency Engineers (about $74K) and Program Project Managers ($71K). Near the bottom at Sprint Nextel Corporation are Retail Sales Consultants, pulling in an average of just approximately $27K.

Locations

When it comes to location, the highest average paycheck (around $107K annually) can be spotted in the company's headquarter city of Reston, Va.; Overland Park, Kan. ($80K), Kansas City, Kan. ($76K), and Kansas City, Mo. ($75K) are the next top-paying cities. High paychecks are not found in New York, N.Y.; in fact, at approximately $41K it is one of the worst-paid cities. The highest pay by state can be found in Virginia, where salaries average out at around $98K per year.

Years of Experience

Five to nine years of work experience seem to result in median wages of about $53K annually. For those with one to four years of experience, median paychecks reach around $50K per year. When we consider tenure, a substantial portion of employees (39 percent) have been working for 10-19 years and make $82K annually on average.

Certifications and Degrees

Certified ITIL Leaders receive bigger paychecks (about $146K per year) than those without credentials. Licensed Lawyers with credentials can live quite comfortably; median salaries come in at approximately $110K annually. The best paid folks at Sprint Nextel Corporation have a Master of Business Administration (MBA), Accounting & Finance, earning $135K per year.

Skills

When it comes to skills, Project Management seems to bolster pay the most; employees who claim proficiency also enjoy a median income of $85K annually. A common skill in Sprint Nextel Corporation's work force is Customer Service; nearly one-eighth of survey participants report using it on the job. Employees also tend to know Microsoft Excel, Microsoft Office, and Operations Management.

Benefits and Perks

To plan for old age, a strong majority of employees maintain savings accounts through the company's 401(k) plan. Sprint Nextel Corporation provides health insurance to a large number of survey participants, and most survey participants do receive dental coverage. Other privileges include a company cell phone, a casual working environment, life insurance, tuition reimbursement, and a stock purchase plan.

Sprint Nextel Corporation Job Listings

Key Stats for Sprint Nextel Corporation

Gender

Female
35 %
Male
65 %
Salary
$40,679 - $84,110
Salary
$30,945 - $94,698

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 117 votes.
Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
29%
5-9 years
26%
10-19 years
32%
20 years or more
11%
$38,783 - $97,209
$43,074 - $111,777
$54,710 - $87,592
$54,045 - $77,800

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