Information Technology Project Managers earn the highest median pay at $47.50 per hour, followed by Systems Administrators (around $32.63), Help Desk Team Leaders (about $23.35), and Auto Mechanics ($11.00). Earning only approximately $10.19 on average, Tire Technicians make less than most people in the company.
Years of Experience
For those with five to nine years of experience, average earnings amount to $16.91 per hour. The greater proportion of employees (60 percent) report one to four years of experience and bring home median pay of approximately $12.50 per hour.
When it comes to location, the highest average paycheck (around $27.02 per hour) can be spotted in Phoenix, Ariz.; the company's headquarter city of Scottsdale, Ariz. ($23.46), Mishawaka, Ind. ($11.00), and Taylors, S.C. ($8.25) are the next top-paying cities. By state, Discount Tire Co., Inc. employees make the most in Arizona, earning about $23.65 per hour on average.
Certifications and Degrees
Vmware Certified Professional : VMware Infrastructure 5s earn around $32.80 per hour, far more than their non-accredited counterparts. Employees who have a Bachelor's Degree make the most here, hauling in approximately $13.20 per hour.
The highest-paying skill to have in this role seems to be VMware ESX; employees claiming this as part of the toolbox earn a median of $32.80 per hour. Folks here also tend to know Customer Service; on the survey, slightly less than a fifth of workers named it in their skills portfolios. Microsoft Office, Microsoft Excel, and Cisco Networking are also desirable skills.
Benefits and Perks
Paid time off is scarce, with only about a fifth of workers receiving paid vacation and approximately one in eight workers receiving sick leave. A large number of respondents report contributing to a 401(k). A solid majority of survey participants receive health insurance, and a solid majority of respondents get dental coverage. Perks also include life insurance, a subsidized cell phone, 401(a), and tuition reimbursement.