When it comes to location, the highest average paycheck ($20.59 per hour) can be spotted in Sacramento, Calif.; San Antonio, Texas (around $10.43), Monroe, Ga. (approximately $10.00), and Saginaw, Mich. ($10.00) are the next top-paying cities. Houston, Texas is one of the lowest-paid cities, with earnings averaging $8.50. By state, California offers the highest pay at about $10.17 per hour.
Years of Experience
Respondents who have been working for five to nine years make $10.00 per hour on average. Broken down by tenure, the largest share of Metropcs employees (66 percent) have one to four years of experience and earn $9.26 per hour on average.
Bringing in the most money are Retail Sales Associates — their earnings average $10.48 per hour. Customer Service Representatives are a close second at approximately $10.00 along with Sales Associates (about $9.35) and Customer Sales Representatives (around $9.11). Retail Sales Representatives are among the lowest paid at a median salary of $8.50.
Certifications and Degrees
Business Certificate Holders have significantly higher pay than non-accredited workers at $8.50 per hour. It pays to have an Associate of Business Administration (ABA) at Metropcs — these employees make the most at $13.38 per hour.
The highest-paying skill to have in this role seems to be Retail; employees claiming this as part of the toolbox earn a median of approximately $10.00 per hour. Customer Service is regularly seen around here; a fair number of those surveyed report it as a core competency. Sales Management, Sales, and Cash Handling were also reported by many survey participants.
Benefits and Perks
Just under one in three workers receive health insurance, and just over a fifth of workers get dental coverage. Advantages of working here also include a casual working environment.