Years of Experience
Average pay is $12.50 per hour for those with five to nine years of experience. Broken down by tenure, the largest share of Carquest Auto Parts employees (52 percent) have one to four years of experience and earn about $10.00 per hour on average.
Within the firm, employees working in North Carolina take home the most — $37.00 per hour on average.
Assistant Store Managers are the best paid with the average salary hovering at around $15.00 per hour; Warehouse Workers, Parts Countermans, and Delivery Drivers also rank near the top of the list, pulling in approximately $14.10, $10.88, and around $9.50, respectively.
Certifications and Degrees
Monetary compensation comes to $11.75 per hour for Automotive Service Exellence - Parts Specialists, far surpassing the earnings of non-credentialed workers.
Employees who count Logistics among their skills enjoy higher pay; the median for this group is about $15.02 per hour. Folks here also tend to know Customer Service; on the survey, a majority of workers named it in their skills portfolios. Employees also tend to round out their skills sets with Sales, Inventory Management, and Order Inventory.
Employees who completed the survey skew strongly male, with a male-to-female ratio of more than 3 to 1.
Benefits and Perks
Nearly all survey participants save up for retirement through a 401(k) plan. Carquest Auto Parts provides health insurance to just over two-fifths of workers, and over a third of workers do receive dental coverage.