The highest average salaries go to Field Service Technicians, who bring in close to around $19.75 per hour, though Fuel Truck Drivers are not far behind at $15.67 along with Delivery Drivers (approximately $14.75) and Route Drivers ($13.36). Ferrellgas hands out some of the smallest paychecks to Material Handlers ($12.42 on average).
Years of Experience
Five to nine years of work experience seem to result in median wages of about $15.72 per hour. Overall, the greater share of Ferrellgas folks have one to four years of experience and earn an average $15.06 per hour.
Ferrellgas workers in Georgia earn the most — $17.01 per hour on average.
Certifications and Degrees
Class B Commercial Driver License Holders are compensated at a much higher rate than non-authorized workers, bringing in close to approximately $17.89 per hour.
The highest-paying skill to have in this role seems to be Troubleshooting; employees claiming this as part of the toolbox earn a median of around $19.75 per hour. Safety Compliance is a popular skill among Ferrellgas workers, with roughly one in four of those surveyed reporting using it on the job. Some other standard skills here are Customer Service, Customer Relations, and Call Center.
Benefits and Perks
The benefits packages at Ferrellgas can sometimes lack paid time off; 29 percent get paid vacation days, and an eighth of survey participants receive paid sick leave. A large number of employees report contributing to a 401(k). Health insurance is part of the package for a fair number of respondents, and for a strong majority of employees, dental coverage is too. Ferrellgas employees also enjoy perks such as a company cell phone, life insurance, stock options, and a stock purchase plan.