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|Rank||Job Title||Avg. Salary||Hourly Rate|
|2||Medical Science Liaison||$144,761||$70|
|3||Human Resources Business Partner||$132,539||$64|
|6||District Sales Manager||$121,608||$58|
|7||Associate Principal Scientist||$119,936||$58|
Research Summary. Using a database of 30 million profiles, Zippia estimates demographics and statistics for Merck. Our estimates are verified against BLS, Census, and current job openings data for accuracy. After extensive research and analysis, Zippia's data science team found that:
Merck has 74,000 employees.
46% of Merck employees are women, while 54% are men.
The most common ethnicity at Merck is White (56%), followed by Hispanic or Latino (16%) and Asian (14%).
Merck employees are most likely to be members of the Democratic Party.
On average, employees at Merck stay with the company for 6.7 years.
The average employee at Merck makes $95,747 per year.
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Merck employees are most likely to be members of the Democratic Party. The largest donation made to a political party by a Merck employee was by Kenneth Frazier. Kenneth Frazier donated $179,000 to the Democratic Party.
Employee Political Donations
|Kenneth Frazier||Chief Executive Officer||Democratic Party||$179,000|
|Bruce Kuhlik||Executive Vice President||Democratic Party||$109,200|
|Mirian Graddick Weir||Human Resources Coordinator||Democratic Party||$32,700|
|Richard Clark||President/Chief Executive Officer||Republican Party||$32,200|
|Michael Miller||Research And Development Assistant||Democratic Party||$22,500|
|David Howe||Human Resources Manager||Democratic Party||$19,850|
|Jason Van Pelt||Executive||Republican Party||$18,000|
|Laurie Michel||Senior Director||Republican Party||$17,152|
|Erin Polak||Government Relations||Republican Party||$13,560|
|Ingrid Akerblom||Executive||Democratic Party||$13,200|
Merck Financing Rounds
|Jan 21, 2016||$5,000,000||Series Unknown|
|Nov 25, 2018||$586,000||Post Ipo Equity|
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Kenneth C. Frazier (CEO)
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