Years of Experience
For those with one to four years of experience, median paychecks reach $47K annually. Five to nine years of work experience seem to result in median wages of approximately $48K per year. Overall, the greater share of Flying Food Group folks have 10-19 years of experience and earn an average $84K annually.
Residents of Sterling, Va. pick up paychecks that are higher than any other city — the median salary is around $75K per year; other top-paying cities include Honolulu, Hawaii (about $60K) and the company's headquarter city of Chicago, Ill. ($47K). By state, Virginia offers the highest pay at $61K annually.
Bringing in the most money are Operations Managers — their earnings average about $80K per year.
Certifications and Degrees
Salaries approach $60K annually for Certified ServSafe Food Handlers; non-accredited workers make much less. Hazard Analysis and Critical Control Points Specialists also rank high on the pay scale, with expected average earnings of approximately $51K per year. Flying Food Group compensates B.A. in Bachelor of Arts (BA)-holders the most at around $52K annually.
The best-paying skill to have in this role appears to be Leadership; employees who claim this ability report median compensation of $100K per year. A relatively widespread skill at Flying Food Group is Operations Management; one in four of employees use it for work. Three more common skills are Microsoft Excel, Microsoft Office, and Human Resources Information System.
Benefits and Perks
Only a fifth of respondents receive paid vacation and sick leave. A fair number of survey participants report contributing to a 401(k). For a solid majority of employees, benefits include health insurance, and a majority of survey participants get dental coverage, too. Flying Food Group folks also make good use of a subsidized cell phone and a casual working environment.