Years of Experience
Respondents who have been working for five to nine years make approximately $23.42 per hour on average. The largest fraction of MHC Kenworth people (30 percent) have been working for one to four years and earn around $17.58 per hour on average.
Earning $24.00 per hour on average, Diesel Mechanics receive the most money, followed by Diesel Technicians (about $22.00), Inside Sales Representatives ($18.12), and Parts Countermans ($12.00).
When it comes to location, the highest average paycheck (about $23.73 per hour) can be spotted in Dallas, Texas; Kansas City, Mo. ($18.10), Tulsa, Okla. ($17.25), and Springfield, Mo. (around $16.00) are the next top-paying cities. Leawood, Kan. is near the bottom for pay at $15.88. U.S. pay levels are highest in the state of Texas; pay there average to approximately $23.42 per hour.
Certifications and Degrees
Those lacking certification bring in much lower salaries than ASE Master Technicians, who make about $30.00 per hour.
The highest-paying skill to have in this role seems to be Heavy Equipment Repair; employees claiming this as part of the toolbox earn a median of $26.00 per hour. A garden variety skill at MHC Kenworth is Electronic Troubleshooting; nearly one-half of MHC Kenworth's people use it regularly. Some other standard skills here are Troubleshooting, Maintenance, and Systems Troubleshooting.
MHC Kenworth's employees who answered the questionnaire are largely male (the male-to-female ratio is more than 3 to 1).
Benefits and Perks
As part of compensation, MHC Kenworth gives paid vacation to one in four respondents and paid sick leave to a sixth of workers. Almost all workers participate in the company's 401(k) retirement savings plan. The vast majority of employees receive health insurance, and most workers get dental coverage. The list of perks also includes tuition reimbursement and life insurance.