Years of Experience
Workers who have been with the company for more than one year but less than five can make $34K per year on average. Average pay is approximately $42K annually for those with five to nine years of experience. The largest fraction of Saia Motor Freight Incorporated people (44 percent) have been working for 10-19 years and earn around $70K per year on average.
When it comes to location, the highest average paycheck ($81K annually) can be spotted in Atlanta, Ga.; Denver, Colo. ($70K), Memphis, Tenn. (about $62K), and St. Louis, Mo. (around $35K) are the next top-paying cities. Within the firm, employees working in Texas take home the most — $79K per year on average.
Nearing the top of the pay scale are Terminal Managers, Business Development Executives, Tractor-Trailer Drivers, and Transportation Planners; while the first receives the highest median pay at $80K annually, the other salaries come in at $75K, about $47K, and approximately $35K, respectively.
Certifications and Degrees
At Saia Motor Freight Incorporated, employees who hold a Bachelor's Degree receive the highest salaries at about $73K.
In this role, the best-paying skill appears to be Operations Management; individuals who claim it among their capabilities enjoy a higher median salary of around $76K per year. A relatively widespread skill at Saia Motor Freight Incorporated is Microsoft Office; just under one in four of employees use it for work. Microsoft Excel, Logistics, and Safety Compliance are also desirable skills.
Men make up the majority of employees who took the survey in a male-to-female ratio of more than 3 to 1.
Benefits and Perks
Paid time off is in short supply here, with only 38 percent receiving paid vacation and one in four employees receiving paid sick days. To plan for old age, a solid majority of workers maintain savings accounts through the company's 401(k) plan. Perks cover health insurance for the vast majority of workers and dental coverage for the larger part of workers. Other privileges include company car / automobile, a company cell phone, and a casual working environment.