Years of Experience
Those who have five to nine years of work experience see average salaries of $46K annually. The largest slice of the Saia Motor Freight Incorporated workforce (31 percent) has been working for one to four years and earns, on average, $50K per year.
Residents of Denver, Colo. pick up paychecks that are higher than any other city — the median salary is approximately $72K annually; other top-paying cities include Atlanta, Ga. (about $71K) and Johns Creek, Ga. ($46K). U.S. pay levels are highest in the state of California; salaries there average to around $78K per year.
Tractor-Trailer Drivers earn the highest median pay at about $76K annually, followed by Operations Managers ($65K), Outside Sales Representatives (approximately $63K), and Operations Supervisors (around $57K). On the lower end are Pricing Analysts at $56K on average.
Certifications and Degrees
HVAC Certifications earn $90K per year, far more than their non-accredited counterparts. On average, salaries rise to $86K annually for accredited Class A Commercial Driver License Holders. The highest-paying degree here is a Bachelor of Business Administration (BBA); Saia Motor Freight Incorporated awards $68K to these degree-holders.
When it comes to skills, employees who report Team Leadership among their abilities seem to make the most, reporting a median income of around $66K per year. Microsoft Office is considered a run-of-the-mill skill; around one in four of Saia Motor Freight Incorporated's people use it regularly. Three more common skills are People Management, Training, and Microsoft Excel.
Benefits and Perks
The benefits packages at Saia Motor Freight Incorporated can sometimes lack paid time off; 44 percent get paid vacation days, and 22 percent receive paid sick leave. Saia Motor Freight Incorporated sponsors a 401(k) program, and a fair number of survey participants use this option to save for their retirement. Health insurance comes as part of the deal for almost all employees, and a fair number of respondents report receiving dental coverage as well. Advantages of working here also include life insurance, a stock purchase plan, a subsidized cell phone, and a casual working environment.