Years of Experience
Those who have five to nine years of work experience see average pay of $11.00 per hour. Broken down by tenure, the largest share of Carquest Auto Parts employees (43 percent) have one to four years of experience and earn $9.48 per hour on average.
By state, Carquest Auto Parts pays its Colorado employees the most; the pay rate there is about $14.55 per hour.
The highest paychecks go to Parts Specialists, who earn approximately $10.88 per hour on average, closely trailed by Delivery Drivers (around $9.98) and Parts Countermans ($9.17).
Certifications and Degrees
Those lacking certification bring in much lower salaries than Automotive Service Exellence - Parts Specialists, who make about $11.00 per hour. It pays to have a Bachelor's Degree at Carquest Auto Parts — these employees make the most at $36.75 per hour.
The best-paying skill to have in this role appears to be People Management; employees who claim this ability report median compensation of around $14.74 per hour. A garden variety skill at Carquest Auto Parts is Customer Service; the greater part of Carquest Auto Parts' people use it regularly. Many workers are also familiar with Inventory Management, Customer Relations, and Sales.
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
Paid time off is scarce, with only about 30 percent receiving paid vacation and nearly one in five workers receiving sick leave. The larger part of survey participants participate in the company's 401(k) retirement savings plan. Carquest Auto Parts provides health insurance to approximately one-half of workers, and more than a third of workers do receive dental coverage. The list of perks also includes a casual working environment.