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Average Hourly Rate for MHC Kenworth Employees

MHC Kenworth workers can expect to make an average of $17.64 per hour, with overtime compensation amounting to $25.50. Though your job title and geography are influential salary factors for those at MHC Kenworth, how long you've been working turns out to have the greatest impact on paycheck size. Responses to the PayScale salary survey provided the data for this report.

How This Employer Pays

MHC Kenworth typically pays:
above market

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Employer: MHC Kenworth
Hourly Rate Range by Job
Job (Number Reporting)
National Data (?
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[-]Diesel Mechanic (5)
$12.41 - $26.84  
[-]Diesel Mechanic (5)
Hourly Rate$12.41 - $26.84  
[+]Diesel Technician (4)
$12.93 - $28.70  
[+]Diesel Technician (4)
Hourly Rate$12.93 - $28.70  
[+]Parts Counterman (3)
$8.66 - $17.33  
[+]Parts Counterman (3)
Hourly Rate$8.66 - $17.33  
 Precise Range (?
XPrecise ranges are calculated based on validated data submitted by employees in this job at this company.
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XWhen PayScale has limited employee-submitted data, we base estimated ranges on a broader set of relevant employee profiles to calculate the most accurate ranges for this job at this company.
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 10 Nov 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 38
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Years of Experience

Workers who have been with the company for more than one year but less than five can typically make $17.93. Those who stay for at least five years earn noticeably more; average pay at that point reach about $14.50. When we consider tenure, a substantial portion of employees (43 percent) have been working for 10-19 years and make around $17.49 per hour.


Bringing in the most money are Diesel Technicians — their earnings average $20.23. Diesel Mechanics are a close second at approximately $18.09 along with Parts Countermans ($12.00).


Median pay is highest in Dallas ($20.00 per hour), followed by Springfield ($19.65), Kansas City (approximately $18.10), and Tulsa (about $17.25). U.S. pay levels are highest in the state of Texas; pay there average to $19.00 per hour.

Certifications and Degrees

Class B Commercial Driver License Holders are compensated at a much higher rate than non-authorized workers, bringing in close to around $21.25. Bigger paychecks are awarded to Air Conditioning Service Certifications with credentials; these people typically earn $20.35 per hour. MHC Kenworth workers who hold an Associate's Degree are also well compensated, earning $25.49 on average.


The highest-paying skill in this position seems to be System Repair; individuals who report it as part of the repertoire have a median income of $21.00. One of the more prevalent skills at MHC Kenworth is Electronic Troubleshooting, with around half considering it a key competency. Other skills in demand are Troubleshooting, Maintenance, and Welding.


At MHC Kenworth, there are significantly more males than females — the male-to-female ratio is more than 3 to 1.

Benefits and Perks

The benefits packages at MHC Kenworth can sometimes lack paid time off; a third of workers get paid vacation days, and a quarter of workers receive paid sick leave. Most workers participate in a 401(k) program. Almost all employees receive health insurance, and the greater part of workers get dental coverage. Privileges also include tuition reimbursement and life insurance.

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$10 - $20
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Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 5 votes.

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