Years of Experience
Respondents who have been working for five to nine years make around $13.00 per hour on average. For those with one to four years of experience, median paychecks reach approximately $9.00 per hour. The greater proportion of employees (43 percent) report 10-19 years of experience and bring home median pay of $13.86 per hour.
Across Carquest Auto Parts' U.S. offices, employees in the state of North Carolina earn the most, taking home $36.75 per hour.
Parts Countermans are the best paid with the average salary hovering at about $11.25 per hour; Parts Specialists and Delivery Drivers also rank near the top of the list, pulling in $10.88 and around $9.98, respectively.
Certifications and Degrees
Salaries approach approximately $14.70 per hour for OSHA Forklift Operator Certifications; non-accredited workers make much less. It pays to have a Bachelor's Degree at Carquest Auto Parts — these employees make the most at about $36.75 per hour.
The highest-paying skill to have may be People Management; employees who claim proficiency also report a higher average salary of $14.74 per hour. A relatively widespread skill at Carquest Auto Parts is Customer Service; the greater part of employees use it for work. Employees also tend to know Customer Relations, Inventory Management, and Inventory Control.
At Carquest Auto Parts, there are significantly more males who responded to the survey than females — the male-to-female ratio is more than 3 to 1.
Benefits and Perks
As part of compensation, Carquest Auto Parts gives paid vacation to a third of workers and paid sick leave to one in four survey participants. The larger part of survey participants take advantage of the 401(k) plan that Carquest Auto Parts sponsors. For a little over a half of workers, benefits include health insurance, and nearly one-half get dental coverage, too. Privileges also include a casual working environment.