The highest average salaries go to Maintenance Technicians, who bring in close to about $27.30, though Field Service Technicians are not far behind at $19.87 along with Delivery Drivers ($17.00) and Tractor-Trailer Drivers (approximately $16.41). Pepsi Bottling Group hands out some of the smallest paychecks to Administrative Assistants ($11.00).
Years of Experience
For those who claim five to nine years of work experience, pay generally amounts to around $16.22. The largest slice of the Pepsi Bottling Group workforce (41 percent) has been working for one to four years and earns $14.97 per hour.
When it comes to location, the highest average paycheck (approximately $20.95 per hour) can be spotted in Los Angeles; Atlanta ($20.30), Denver (around $18.75), and Williamsport ($18.74) are the next top-paying cities. Oklahoma City is near the bottom for pay at about $16.41. Pepsi Bottling Group workers in Georgia earn the most — around $21.12 per hour on average.
Certifications and Degrees
Associate of Science in Electrical Engineering Technology Members have significantly higher pay than non-accredited workers at $27.50. Acquiring certification to be a ASE Master Technician is rewarded at approximately $22.13 per hour. At Pepsi Bottling Group, employees who hold an Associate's Degree receive the highest pay at $21.51.
The best-paying skill to have in this role appears to be Electronic Troubleshooting; employees who claim this ability report median compensation of $21.43. Folks here also tend to know Customer Service; on the survey, around one in four of workers named it in their skills portfolios. Merchandising, Troubleshooting, and Systems Troubleshooting round out the set of key employee skills.
With a more than 3 to 1 male-to-female ratio, men represent the better half of Pepsi Bottling Group's employees.
Benefits and Perks
Benefits packages do tend to lack paid time off; Pepsi Bottling Group gives paid vacation days to half of workers and sick leave to 29 percent. Pepsi Bottling Group sponsors a 401(k) program, and almost all workers use this option to save for their retirement. For a solid majority of workers, benefits include health insurance, and a fair portion of workers get dental coverage, too. Pepsi Bottling Group employees also enjoy perks such as life insurance, a subsidized cell phone, free drinks, and a stock purchase plan.