Years of Experience
For those who claim five to nine years of work experience, pay on average amounts to approximately $10.18 per hour. The largest fraction of McDonald's Restaurants Ltd. people (55 percent) have been working for one to four years and earn $8.84 per hour on average.
When it comes to location, the highest average paycheck (about $10.41 per hour) can be spotted in Colorado Springs, Colo.; Tallahassee, Fla. ($9.96), Chicago, Ill. (around $9.25), and Indianapolis, Ind. ($8.92) are the next top-paying cities. High paychecks are not found in Philadelphia, Pa.; in fact, at approximately $7.52 it is one of the worst-paid cities. By state, the highest compensation levels appear in California, where the average salary is about $10.61 per hour.
Earning $10.64 per hour on average, Assistant Fast Food Managers receive the most money, followed by Restaurant Managers ($9.88), Crew Leaders ($8.59), and Grill Cooks (around $8.40). Among the lower-paid positions at McDonald's Restaurants Ltd. are Cashiers — the median salary for this role approaches $8.12.
Certifications and Degrees
Those lacking certification bring in much lower salaries than Environmental Protection Agency Universal Certifications, who make $19.00 per hour. Those with a B.A. in Bachelor of Arts (BA) at McDonald's Restaurants Ltd. come out on top, and their salaries approach approximately $13.73 per hour.
The best-paying skill to have in this role appears to be People Management; employees who claim this ability report median compensation of around $10.44 per hour. A common skill in McDonald's Restaurants Ltd.'s work force is Customer Service; the larger part of survey participants report using it on the job. Food Preparation, Cash Handling, and Customer Relations were also reported by many survey participants.
Benefits and Perks
Between a fifth and a fourth of workers contribute to 401(k) savings accounts sponsored by the firm. Health insurance is part of the package for more than a third of workers, and for one in four workers, dental coverage is too. The list of perks also includes free drinks, a casual working environment, flexible hours, a subsidized cell phone, and food/meal discounts.