The highest average salaries go to Diesel Engine Specialists and Truck Mechanics, who bring in close to around $25.50 per hour, though Operations Supervisors are not far behind at $20.33 along with Transportation Supervisors ($17.69) and Bus Drivers ($14.01). MV Transportation, Inc. hands out some of the smallest paychecks to Route Drivers (about $11.18 on average).
When it comes to location, the highest average paycheck (approximately $19.05 per hour) can be spotted in Oceanside, Calif.; Burlingame, Calif. (around $18.00), Anchorage, Alaska ($17.00), and Salem, Ore. (approximately $16.09) are the next top-paying cities. Approaching the lower end of the pay scale (at $11.00) is Visalia, Calif. Within the company, workers earn the highest pay (an average of $18.90 per hour) in Washington.
Years of Experience
For those who claim five to nine years of work experience, pay on average amounts to about $17.53 per hour. Broken down by tenure, the largest share of MV Transportation, Inc. employees (54 percent) have one to four years of experience and earn around $13.99 per hour on average.
Certifications and Degrees
Automotive Brakes Service Exellence Certificate Holders have significantly higher pay than non-accredited workers at about $27.23 per hour. At MV Transportation, Inc., employees who hold a Bachelor of Science in Bachelor of Science (BS / BSc) receive the highest pay at $29.14.
The best-paying skill to have in this role appears to be Project Management; employees who claim this ability report median compensation of $21.09 per hour. A common skill in MV Transportation, Inc.'s work force is Customer Service; just over two-fifths of survey participants report using it on the job. Many workers are also familiar with Safety Compliance, Driver/Core Development, and Microsoft Excel.
Benefits and Perks
The company does pay out vacation and sick days, but these benefits are received by only a sixth of survey respondents. Over a third of workers participate in a 401(k) program. Health insurance is part of the package for a majority of survey participants, and for more than half of workers, dental coverage is too. Some other advantages of working at MV Transportation, Inc. are a company cell phone.