Average Salary for Flint Hills Resources Employees

The median income for Flint Hills Resources employees is $82K per year. The most important factor affecting pay for Flint Hills Resources employees is your city, though your job title and your experience level play a role as well. The data for this overview comes from answers to PayScale's salary questionnaire.

How This Employer Pays

Flint Hills Resources typically pays:
above market

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Employer: Flint Hills Resources
Average Salary Range by Job
Job (Number Reporting)
National Data (?
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[-]Mechanical Engineer (4)
$55,898 - $96,863  
[-]Mechanical Engineer (4)
Salary$58,116 - $91,261  
Bonus$1,186 - $12,164  
Total Pay$55,898 - $96,863  
[+]Refinery Operator (3)
$34,755 - $90,145  
[+]Refinery Operator (3)
Total Pay$34,755 - $90,145  
[+]Master Scheduler (2)
$82,926 - $225,847  
[+]Master Scheduler (2)
Salary$82,257 - $154,938  
Bonus$2,612 - $13,632  
Total Pay$82,926 - $225,847  
[+]Environmental Health & Safety (EHS) Specialist (2)
$56,652 - $110,759  
[+]Environmental Health & Safety (EHS) Specialist (2)
Salary$58,443 - $105,582  
Total Pay$56,652 - $110,759  
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Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 16 Dec 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 57
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When it comes to location, the highest average paycheck ($135K annually) can be spotted in Port Arthur; St. Paul (about $114K), Rosemount (around $108K), and Corpus Christi ($84K) are the next top-paying cities. Approaching the lower end of the pay scale (at approximately $63K) is Wichita. Flint Hills Resources workers in Minnesota earn the most — $107K per year on average.


Nearing the top of the pay scale are Reliability Engineers, Master Schedulers, Environmental Health & Safety Specialists, and Mechanical Engineers; while the first receives the highest median pay at about $126K, the other salaries come in at approximately $115K, $82K, and around $79K, respectively.

Years of Experience

Workers who have been with the company for more than one year but less than five can typically make $74K. Average pay is typically $79K for those with five to nine years of experience. When we consider tenure, a substantial portion of employees (32 percent) have been working for 10-19 years and make about $118K annually.

Certifications and Degrees

Certified Professional Engineers have significantly higher pay than non-accredited workers at $122K. Pressure Vessels Inspectors also rank high on the pay scale, with expected earnings of $115K per year. The best paid folks at Flint Hills Resources have a Master of Science (MS), earning around $210K annually.


When it comes to skills, People Management seems to bolster pay the most; employees who claim proficiency also enjoy a median income of approximately $132K. Folks here also tend to know Project Management; on the survey, nearly one-fourth of workers named it in their skills portfolios. Key skills also include Microsoft Office, Chemical Process Engineering, and Engineering Design.

Benefits and Perks

One in three workers — the minority — enjoy both paid vacation and paid sick time. Workers wishing to put aside retirement money are in luck; Flint Hills Resources sponsors various plans such as a 401(k) plan and a company pension plan. Health insurance is part of the package for nearly all workers, and for the vast majority of workers, dental coverage is too. Flint Hills Resources employees also enjoy perks such as life insurance, a casual working environment, and tuition reimbursement.

Key Stats for Flint Hills Resources


19 %
81 %
$55,000 - $200,000
$62,095 - $116,404
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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