When it comes to location, the highest average paycheck ($72K annually) can be spotted in Denver, Colo.; St. Louis, Mo. (approximately $62K), Atlanta, Ga. ($61K), and Johns Creek, Ga. ($43K) are the next top-paying cities. Saia Motor Freight Incorporated workers in California earn the most — about $78K per year on average.
Years of Experience
Those who have five to nine years of work experience see average salaries of around $44K annually. The largest slice of the Saia Motor Freight Incorporated workforce (35 percent) has been working for one to four years and earns, on average, $48K per year.
Nearing the top of the pay scale are Tractor-Trailer Drivers, Operations Managers, Outside Sales Representatives, and Operations Supervisors; while the first receives the highest median pay at $76K annually, the other salaries come in at approximately $65K, about $63K, and around $57K, respectively. Pricing Analysts at Saia Motor Freight Incorporated do not see much in the way of financial compensation and represent one of the lower-paid positions ($56K on average) at the company.
Certifications and Degrees
Class A Commercial Driver License Holders earn $86K per year, far more than their non-accredited counterparts. Earning an OSHA Forklift Operator Certification certification garners significant financial rewards of approximately $61K annually on average. Saia Motor Freight Incorporated workers who hold a Bachelor of Business Administration (BBA) are also well compensated, earning $68K on average.
The highest-paying skill to have may be Transport; employees who claim proficiency also report a higher average salary of around $74K per year. A common skill in Saia Motor Freight Incorporated's work force is Microsoft Excel; one-fourth of survey participants report using it on the job. Some other standard skills here are Microsoft Office, Logistics, and Safety Compliance.
Benefits and Perks
The benefits packages at Saia Motor Freight Incorporated can sometimes lack paid time off; 38 percent get paid vacation days, and a quarter of survey participants receive paid sick leave. A majority of survey participants set aside retirement funds in an employer-sponsored 401(k). Perks cover health insurance for nearly all respondents and dental coverage for most workers. Saia Motor Freight Incorporated folks also make good use of life insurance, a stock purchase plan, a subsidized cell phone, and a casual working environment.