Years of Experience
Survey participants who have worked at MHC Kenworth for between five and 10 years earn about $20.14 per hour on average. The largest fraction of MHC Kenworth people (42 percent) have been working for one to four years and earn $16.47 per hour on average.
Shop Foremans earn the highest median pay at $25.00 per hour, followed by Field Service Technicians (around $20.75), Diesel Technicians (approximately $20.07), and Parts Specialists ($19.88). With salaries averaging around $14.50, Delivery Drivers are among the lowest paid at MHC Kenworth.
When it comes to location, the highest average paycheck (about $24.75 per hour) can be spotted in Colorado Springs, Colo.; Grand Junction, Colo. (approximately $21.95), Nashville, Tenn. ($19.71), and Springfield, Mo. ($18.00) are the next top-paying cities. On the lower end is Dallas, Texas at $16.75. By state, MHC Kenworth employees make the most in Colorado, earning $22.09 per hour on average.
Certifications and Degrees
Automotive Service Exellence Repair Engineers have significantly higher pay than non-accredited workers at $26.63 per hour. Regarding pay and education, MHC Kenworth pays those with a Certificate (Cert), Automotive Technology the most — $20.13.
In this position, it pays to have Heavy Equipment Repair in your toolkit; employees who claim proficiency enjoy a higher median salary of approximately $20.93 per hour. A skill that is commonly seen around here is Electronic Troubleshooting; roughly one-half deem it necessary for work. Some other standard skills here are Automotive Engine Repair, Troubleshooting, and Systems Troubleshooting.
Men make up the majority of employees who took the survey in a male-to-female ratio of more than 3 to 1.
Benefits and Perks
The company is somewhat lacking in the benefits department, and only 19 percent report compensation for sick days and vacation time. Most workers participate in a 401(k) program. Most survey participants can count on health insurance, and a fair number of respondents have dental coverage as a benefit. Additional benefits of working here are life insurance and tuition reimbursement.