Years of Experience
Survey participants who have worked at MHC Kenworth for between five and 10 years earn $23.73 per hour on average. When we consider tenure, a substantial portion of employees (33 percent) have been working for one to four years and make approximately $17.68 per hour on average.
Nearing the top of the pay scale are Diesel Mechanics, Diesel Technicians, Inside Sales Representatives, and Field Service Technicians; while the first receives the highest median pay at $24.00 per hour, the other salaries come in at $22.00, around $18.12, and about $18.00, respectively. MHC Kenworth hands out some of the smallest paychecks to Parts Countermans (approximately $12.00 on average).
When it comes to location, the highest average paycheck ($23.73 per hour) can be spotted in Dallas, Texas; Kansas City, Mo. (about $18.10), Springfield, Mo. (around $18.00), and Leawood, Kan. ($15.88) are the next top-paying cities. By state, MHC Kenworth employees make the most in Texas, earning $23.42 per hour on average.
Certifications and Degrees
ASE Master Technicians earn approximately $30.00 per hour, far more than their non-accredited counterparts.
In this role, the best-paying skill appears to be Heavy Equipment Repair; individuals who claim it among their capabilities enjoy a higher median salary of $26.00 per hour. A relatively widespread skill at MHC Kenworth is Electronic Troubleshooting; just over a half of employees use it for work. Troubleshooting, Maintenance, and Systems Troubleshooting round out the set of key employee skills.
At MHC Kenworth, there are significantly more males who responded to the survey than females — the male-to-female ratio is more than 3 to 1.
Benefits and Perks
Nearly all workers participate in the company's 401(k) retirement savings plan. MHC Kenworth provides health insurance to the vast majority of employees, and most respondents do receive dental coverage. The list of perks also includes tuition reimbursement and life insurance.