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Average Hourly Rate for Ferrellgas Employees

Headquartered in Overland Park, Kan., Ferrellgas offers a range of employment opportunities in the energy, from Fuel Truck Driver to Customer Service Specialist. Excluding overtime pay (which bumps median pay up to $24.17), people who work for Ferrellgas earn a median wage of $14.50 per hour. Ferrellgas paychecks are largely negotiated based on your job title, though your city and how long you've been working are also considered. This overview is based on answers to PayScale's salary questionnaire.

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Ferrellgas typically pays:
above market
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Overland Park, Kansas 66210



Ferrell Gas

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Bringing in the most money are Fuel Truck Drivers — their earnings average $16.39 per hour. Delivery Drivers are a close second at $14.00 along with Route Drivers (approximately $13.36) and Material Handlers ($12.77). With salaries averaging about $12.77, Customer Service Specialists are among the lowest paid at Ferrellgas.


Residents of San Diego, Calif. pick up paychecks that are higher than any other city — the median salary is around $19.54 per hour; other top-paying cities include Johnstown, N.Y. ($16.41) and Portland, Ore. (approximately $16.37). By state, the highest compensation levels appear in California, where the average salary is $19.53 per hour.

Years of Experience

Five to nine years of work experience seem to result in median wages of around $14.25 per hour. The largest fraction of Ferrellgas people (36 percent) have been working for one to four years and earn about $14.00 per hour on average.

Certifications and Degrees

Certified DOT HAZMAT Technicians are compensated at a much higher rate than non-authorized workers, bringing in close to $17.98 per hour.


The highest-paying skill to have may be Safety Compliance; employees who claim proficiency also report a higher average salary of approximately $16.25 per hour. Customer Service is considered a run-of-the-mill skill; nearly one in four of Ferrellgas' people use it regularly. Employees also tend to know Office Administration, Sales, and Customer Relations.

Benefits and Perks

31 percent have paid vacation, and only about 19 percent can take paid time off for illness. The vast majority of workers set aside retirement funds in an employer-sponsored 401(k). Health insurance is part of the package for a fair number of respondents, and for a solid majority of survey participants, dental coverage is too. Ferrellgas also dishes out privileges such as stock options, life insurance, a stock purchase plan, and a company cell phone.

Key Stats for Ferrellgas


29 %
71 %
Hourly Rate
$12 - $14
Hourly Rate
$12 - $17
Less than 1 year
1-4 years
5-9 years
10-19 years
20 years or more

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 12 votes.
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