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Average Hourly Rate for Pepsi Bottling Group Employees

Pepsi Bottling Group is a beverages firm headquartered in Somers, New York that hires for Merchandiser positions, Field Service Technician roles, and more. The average pay for Pepsi Bottling Group employees is $15.94 per hour — without the $24.46 from overtime earnings. Your job title plays the largest role in compensation at Pepsi Bottling Group, but geography and how long you've been working affect income (to a lesser degree) as well. Responses to the PayScale salary survey provided the data for this report.

How This Employer Pays

Pepsi Bottling Group typically pays:
below market
Similar employers pay:
above market
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United Parcel Service (UPS), Inc.
Employer: Pepsi Bottling Group
Hourly Rate Range by Job
Job (Number Reporting)
National Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
[-]Merchandiser (14)
$10.62 - $16.47  
[-]Merchandiser (14)
Hourly Rate$10.62 - $16.47  
[+]Field Service Technician (8)
$13.42 - $28.15  
[+]Field Service Technician (8)
Hourly Rate$13.42 - $28.15  
[+]Truck Driver, Heavy / Tractor-Trailer (6)
$12.36 - $23.15  
[+]Truck Driver, Heavy / Tractor-Trailer (6)
Hourly Rate$12.36 - $23.15  
[+]Delivery Driver (5)
$10.25 - $26.22  
[+]Delivery Driver (5)
Hourly Rate$10.25 - $26.22  
 Precise Range (?
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XWhen PayScale has limited employee-submitted data, we base estimated ranges on a broader set of relevant employee profiles to calculate the most accurate ranges for this job at this company.
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 5 Nov 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 134
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Pepsi Bottling Group Details

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Nearing the top of the pay scale are Maintenance Technicians, Field Service Technicians, Delivery Drivers, and Tractor-Trailer Drivers; while the first receives the highest median pay at $27.30, the other salaries come in at around $19.87, $17.00, and $16.41, respectively. On the lower end are Administrative Assistants at approximately $10.17.


Median pay is highest in Atlanta (about $20.30 per hour), followed by Williamsport (around $18.74), Sacramento (about $18.05), and Phoenix ($16.50). Approaching the lower end of the pay scale (at $13.44) is Winston-salem. Pepsi Bottling Group workers in Georgia earn the most — $21.12 per hour on average.

Years of Experience

For those with at least five years experience, pay generally amounts to approximately $16.22. For the most part, a representative employee at Pepsi Bottling Group has been working for one to four years and makes around $14.98 per hour.

Certifications and Degrees

Associate of Science in Electrical Engineering Technology Members are compensated at a much higher rate than non-authorized workers, bringing in close to $27.50. Salaries typically rise to $22.13 per hour for accredited ASE Master Technicians. Employees who have an Associate's Degree make the most here, hauling in approximately $21.51 per hour.


The highest paying skill to have in this role seems to be Electronic Troubleshooting; employees claiming this as part of the toolbox earn a median of $21.43. Customer Service is a popular skill among Pepsi Bottling Group workers, with just under one in three of those surveyed reporting using it on the job. Employees also tend to round out their skills sets with Merchandising, Customer Relations, and Troubleshooting.


Men make up the majority of employees in a male-to-female ratio of more than 3 to 1.

Benefits and Perks

Only one-half of workers at Pepsi Bottling Group enjoy paid vacation time, and just 31 percent can take sick leave. Almost all employees allocate some part of their earnings to the company-sponsored 401(k) savings plan. The greater part of workers receive health insurance, and most workers get dental coverage. The company also dishes out perks such as life insurance, a company cell phone, free drinks, and a stock purchase plan.

Key Stats

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80 %
Hourly Rate
$10 - $15
Hourly Rate
$12 - $21
Less than 1 year
1-4 years
5-9 years
10-19 years
20 years or more
Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 31 votes.

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