Residents of Chicago, Ill. pick up paychecks that are higher than any other city — the median salary is about $23.30 per hour; other top-paying cities include Denver, Colo. ($20.20) and Houston, Texas (around $14.11). Pay rates in the United States are highest in the state of California, where they average to $28.50 per hour.
The highest average salaries go to Field Service Technicians, who bring in close to $23.03 per hour, though Forklift Mechanics are not far behind at approximately $19.51 along with Customer Service Representatives earning $17.31.
Years of Experience
Those who have five to nine years of work experience see average pay of $21.03 per hour. The largest fraction of Crown Lift Trucks people (45 percent) have been working for one to four years and earn around $19.51 per hour on average.
Certifications and Degrees
Certified Technicians have significantly higher pay than non-accredited workers at approximately $23.30 per hour. Those with an Associate of Applied Science (AAS) at Crown Lift Trucks come out on top, and their salaries approach $21.43 per hour.
When it comes to skills, employees who report Maintenance among their abilities seem to make the most, reporting a median income of about $25.33 per hour. Folks here also tend to know Troubleshooting; on the survey, one-half of workers named it in their skills portfolios. Key skills also include Electronic Troubleshooting, Equipment Maintenance, and Customer Service.
Benefits and Perks
For employees looking to save up for their golden years, Crown Lift Trucks provides an optional 401(k) plan, and the larger part of respondents participate. Perks cover health insurance for most survey participants and dental coverage for a large number of survey participants. Crown Lift Trucks employees also enjoy perks such as a casual working environment.