HVAC Technicians represent the higher end of the earnings spectrum — in fact, median pay for this job is the highest at $21.81 per hour — though Retail Store Assistant Managers, Sales Clerks and Cashiers, and Cashiers also do fairly well at $17.29, approximately $9.17, and $8.61, respectively.
Years of Experience
Respondents who have been working for five to nine years make about $17.64 per hour on average. The greater proportion of employees (39 percent) report one to four years of experience and bring home median pay of around $9.92 per hour.
Residents of Fort Worth, Texas pick up paychecks that are higher than any other city — the median salary is $19.00 per hour; other top-paying cities include Gainesville, Ga. ($11.00) and the company's headquarter city of Tulsa, Okla. (around $10.00). By state, the highest pay levels are found in Missouri, where the average QuikTrip Corporation employee makes about $23.00 per hour.
Certifications and Degrees
Being an Environmental Protection Agency Universal Certification certainly has its perks — salaries approach $28.31 per hour and far exceed the paychecks of those without certification. Those with a B.A. in Bachelor of Arts (BA) at QuikTrip Corporation come out on top, and their salaries approach approximately $14.00 per hour.
The highest-paying skill in this position seems to be Customer Relationship Management; individuals who report it as part of the repertoire have a median income of around $12.00 per hour. One of the more prevalent skills at QuikTrip Corporation is Customer Service, with slightly more than half considering it a key competency. Employees also tend to know Retail, Cash Handling, and Sales.
Benefits and Perks
Roughly one-half participate in the company's 401(k) retirement savings plan. Perks cover health insurance for most employees and dental coverage for a strong majority of employees.