Years of Experience
Those who have five to nine years of work experience see average pay of $13.89 per hour. When we consider tenure, a substantial portion of employees (45 percent) have been working for one to four years and make around $15.95 per hour on average.
The highest pay by state can be found in Washington, where pay average out at $22.10 per hour.
Field Service Technicians are the best paid with the average salary hovering at approximately $19.48 per hour; Medium Truck Drivers, Route Drivers, and Fuel Truck Drivers also rank near the top of the list, pulling in $18.42, about $17.23, and $15.22, respectively. Among the lower-paid positions at Ferrellgas are Material Handlers — the median salary for this role approaches $13.00.
Certifications and Degrees
Class B Commercial Driver License Holders have significantly higher pay than non-accredited workers at around $19.01 per hour.
In this role, the best-paying skill appears to be Troubleshooting; individuals who claim it among their capabilities enjoy a higher median salary of $19.71 per hour. One of the more prevalent skills at Ferrellgas is Safety Compliance, with just under one in three considering it a key competency. Employees also tend to know Customer Service, Jobsite Delivery, and Driver/Core Development.
Benefits and Perks
Company compensation for vacation days and sick leave is awarded to only a sixth of respondents. The larger part of workers take advantage of the 401(k) plan that Ferrellgas sponsors. Perks cover health insurance for a large number of workers and dental coverage for a fair number of workers. Some other perks are employee stock ownership plan (esop), company share option plan (csop), and a company cell phone.