Years of Experience
For those who claim five to nine years of work experience, pay on average amounts to approximately $13.50 per hour. When we consider tenure, a substantial portion of employees (40 percent) have been working for one to four years and make $12.05 per hour on average.
When it comes to location, the highest average paycheck ($18.00 per hour) can be spotted in Cary, N.C.; Chicago, Ill. ($13.50), Atlanta, Ga. (around $13.00), and Charleston, W.Va. (about $11.61) are the next top-paying cities. On the lower end is Moreno Valley, Calif. at around $10.00. By state, Firestone Complete Auto Care employees make the most in Arizona, earning approximately $16.00 per hour on average.
Automotive Service Managers earn the highest median pay at $15.35 per hour, followed by Sales Associates ($15.00), Automotive Technicians ($13.84), and Automotive Service Technicians (about $13.50). Among the lower-paid positions at Firestone Complete Auto Care are Retail Sales Associates — the median salary for this role approaches approximately $11.00.
Certifications and Degrees
Salaries approach about $19.49 per hour for ASE Master Technicians; non-accredited workers make much less. At Firestone Complete Auto Care, employees who hold an Associate's Degree receive the highest pay at $15.00.
Employees who count Electronic Troubleshooting among their skills enjoy higher pay; the median for this group is around $17.14 per hour. Maintenance is regularly seen around here; just over two-fifths of those surveyed report it as a core competency. Many workers usually know Automotive Engine Repair, Troubleshooting, and System Repair as well.
Firestone Complete Auto Care's employees who answered the questionnaire are largely male (the male-to-female ratio is more than 3 to 1).
Benefits and Perks
Benefits packages do tend to lack paid time off; Firestone Complete Auto Care gives paid vacation days to one in four survey participants and sick leave to one-seventh of employees. A large number of employees save up for retirement through a 401(k) plan. At Firestone Complete Auto Care, a majority of employees have health insurance, and the larger part of workers have dental coverage. Firestone Complete Auto Care employees also enjoy perks such as tuition reimbursement, 401(a), flexible hours, and free drinks.