Distribution Managers are awarded the highest paychecks, with compensation nearing $66K; Directors of Operations are next on the list, bringing in close to approximately $64K, followed by Production Supervisors earning around $45K and Fast Food District Operations Managers making $40K. On the lower end are Pizza Store Managers at $34K.
Median pay is highest in Fort Worth (about $68K per year), followed by the company's headquarter city of Louisville (approximately $56K), Garner ($43K), and Kannapolis (around $40K). By state, the highest compensation levels appear in Kentucky, where the average salary is $56K annually.
Years of Experience
For those with one to four years of experience, paychecks typically reach about $42K. A typical employee has five to nine years of experience and earns $43K per year.
Certifications and Degrees
Being an OSHA Forklift Operator Certification certainly has its perks — salaries approach $64K and far exceed the paychecks of those without certification. Hazard Analysis and Critical Control Points Specialists also rank high on the pay scale, with expected earnings of approximately $46K annually. Employees who have a Bachelor of Business Administration (BBA) make the most here, hauling in $55K per year.
In this position, it pays to have Budget Management in your toolkit; employees who claim proficiency enjoy a higher median salary of around $40K. Operations Management is considered a run-of-the-mill skill; nearly one-third of Papa John's Pizza's people use it regularly. Many workers usually know Customer Service, People Management, and Inventory Management as well.
Benefits and Perks
As part of compensation, Papa John's Pizza gives paid vacation to two-fifths of workers and paid sick leave to 23 percent. More than half of workers allocate some part of their earnings to the company-sponsored 401(k) savings plan. At Papa John's Pizza, nearly two in five workers have health insurance, and roughly two in five workers have dental coverage. Papa John's Pizza also dishes out privileges such as a casual working environment, life insurance, free drinks, and a company cell phone.