Years of Experience
Between the one and five year mark, median pay is around $49K per year. Five to nine years of work experience seem to result in median wages of approximately $37K annually. When we consider tenure, a substantial portion of employees (38 percent) have been working for 10-19 years and make about $56K per year on average.
Within the company, workers earn the highest salaries (an average of $55K annually) in Texas.
Restaurant General Managers earn the highest median pay at $40K per year.
Certifications and Degrees
Certified ServSafe Food Handlers receive bigger paychecks ($52K annually) than those without credentials. Bigger paychecks are awarded to Certified Food Protection Professionals with credentials; these people earn approximately $38K per year on average. Carl's Jr. workers who hold a Bachelor's Degree are also well compensated, earning $120K on average.
When it comes to skills, Customer Service seems to bolster pay the most; employees who claim proficiency also enjoy a median income of about $55K annually. People Management also popped up often in the survey as an important skill; slightly less than a third of employees surveyed report using it at work. Scheduling, Order Inventory, and Inventory Control round out the set of key employee skills.
Benefits and Perks
A solid majority of respondents save up for retirement through a 401(k) plan. Approximately one-half receive health insurance, and just over two-fifths of workers get dental coverage. The list of perks also includes life insurance, a company cell phone, free drinks, company car / automobile, and flexible hours.