When it comes to location, the highest average paycheck ($85K per year) can be spotted in Cleveland, Ohio; Reading, Pa. (approximately $60K), Shelbyville, Ind. ($48K), and Beachwood, Ohio ($46K) are the next top-paying cities. At around $44K, Indianapolis, Ind. is home to some of the lowest pay in the country. Across Penske Logistics' U.S. offices, employees in the state of New Jersey earn the most, taking home about $91K annually.
Years of Experience
Workers who have been with the company for more than one year but less than five can make $45K per year on average. The largest slice of the Penske Logistics workforce (32 percent) has been working for five to nine years and earns, on average, about $49K annually.
The highest average salaries go to Operations Supervisors, who bring in close to $51K per year, though Logistics Analysts are not far behind at $44K annually.
Certifications and Degrees
Penske Logistics compensates Bachelor of Science in Business Management-holders the most at around $63K per year.
The highest-paying skill to have may be Inventory Management; employees who claim proficiency also report a higher average salary of approximately $55K annually. Microsoft Office is regularly seen around here; over a third of those surveyed report it as a core competency. Microsoft Excel, Operations Management, and Logistics round out the set of key employee skills.
Benefits and Perks
Employees can save for retirement by joining one of several savings plans such as a 401(k) plan and a company pension plan. For a large number of workers, benefits include health insurance, and a fair number of workers get dental coverage, too. The company also dishes out perks such as life insurance, a casual working environment, tuition reimbursement, and 401(a).