When it comes to location, the highest average paycheck (around $20.94 per hour) can be spotted in Hyattsville, Md.; Seattle, Wash. ($17.22), Irvine, Calif. ($16.44), and Las Vegas, Nev. ($16.00) are the next top-paying cities. High paychecks are not found in Chicago, Ill.; in fact, at about $11.75 it is one of the worst-paid cities. Across MV Transportation, Inc.'s U.S. offices, employees in the state of Maryland earn the most, taking home approximately $20.94 per hour.
The highest average salaries go to Transit and Intercity Bus Drivers, who bring in close to about $15.53 per hour, though Bus Operators are not far behind at approximately $15.36 along with Bus Drivers ($14.48) and Trucking and Transportation Fleet Dispatchers (around $14.03). Financial compensation for Reservationists is rather low — on average only $11.19 — relative to the rest of the company.
Years of Experience
Those who have five to nine years of work experience see average pay of $15.34 per hour. Broken down by tenure, the largest share of MV Transportation, Inc. employees (48 percent) have one to four years of experience and earn $13.43 per hour on average.
Certifications and Degrees
Being a Passenger Endorsement Commercial Drivers License Holder certainly has its perks — salaries approach around $14.25 per hour and far exceed the paychecks of those without certification.
In this position, it pays to have Data Entry in your toolkit; employees who claim proficiency enjoy a higher median salary of approximately $16.00 per hour. A garden variety skill at MV Transportation, Inc. is Customer Service; roughly one-half of MV Transportation, Inc.'s people use it regularly. Many workers are also familiar with Driver/Core Development, Safety Compliance, and Microsoft Office.
Benefits and Perks
MV Transportation, Inc. lets only half of employees take paid vacation and only 38 percent take sick leave. Just over two-fifths of workers set aside retirement funds in an employer-sponsored 401(k). A fair number of workers can count on health insurance, and a majority of employees have dental coverage as a benefit. MV Transportation, Inc. employees also enjoy perks such as life insurance and 401(a).