Average Salary for The Schwan Food Company Employees

Operating out of Marshall, Minn., The Schwan Food Company employs talent in positions ranging from Route Sales Representative to Operations Manager. The Schwan Food Company pays its employees $60K annually on average. How long you've been working primarily drives compensation; however, geography and your job title are also reported as secondary influences on salary at The Schwan Food Company. This report is based on answers to PayScale's salary questionnaire.

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The Schwan Food Company Median Salary by Job


Operations Manager
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Route Sales Representative
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  • Updated: 15 Sep 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 26
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About This Company

Marshall, Minnesota 


Source: Freebase

Years of Experience

Between the one and five year mark, median pay is approximately $59K per year. Average pay is $53K annually for those with five to nine years of experience. The largest fraction of The Schwan Food Company people (30 percent) have been working for 10-19 years and earn about $77K per year on average.


When it comes to location, the highest average paycheck ($96K annually) can be spotted in Minneapolis, Minn.; Houston, Texas (around $72K), the company's headquarter city of Marshall, Minn. ($70K), and Atlanta, Ga. ($66K) are the next top-paying cities. Within the firm, employees working in Minnesota take home the most — $70K per year on average.


Earning approximately $70K annually on average, Operations Managers receive the most money, followed by Area Operations Managers (about $63K) and Route Sales Representatives (around $41K).

Certifications and Degrees

Those lacking certification bring in much lower salaries than Certified ServSafe Food Handlers, who make $63K per year. OSHA Forklift Operator Certifications also rank high on the pay scale, with expected average earnings of approximately $55K annually. The highest-paying degree here is a B.A. in Bachelor of Arts (BA); The Schwan Food Company awards $91K to these degree-holders.


In this position, it pays to have Process Improvement in your toolkit; employees who claim proficiency enjoy a higher median salary of $96K per year. A skill that is commonly seen around here is Operations Management; approximately one in four deem it necessary for work. People Management, Sales Management, and Contract Negotiation round out the set of key employee skills.

Benefits and Perks

Most workers take advantage of the 401(k) plan that The Schwan Food Company sponsors. Health insurance comes as part of the deal for a solid majority of employees, and a solid majority of respondents report receiving dental coverage as well. The Schwan Food Company also dishes out privileges such as car allowences/expenses/mileage reimbursement.

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Key Stats for The Schwan Food Company


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$49,412 - $107,490
$39,911 - $81,313

Job Satisfaction

Rated 3 out of 5
based on 2 votes.
Less than 1 year
1-4 years
5-9 years
10-19 years
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