Years of Experience
For those who claim five to nine years of work experience, pay on average amounts to approximately $10.23 per hour. Overall, the greater share of Six Flags Inc folks have one to four years of experience and earn an average about $9.24 per hour.
When it comes to location, the highest average paycheck (around $12.50 per hour) can be spotted in Atlanta, Ga.; San Antonio, Texas ($10.43), Jackson, N.J. ($10.13), and Arlington, Texas ($8.38) are the next top-paying cities. Those interested in increasing earning potential should avoid the city of St. Louis, Mo. — at $8.03, salaries are some of the lowest in the country. By state, the highest compensation levels appear in California, where the average salary is around $11.75 per hour.
The highest average salaries go to Operations Supervisors, who bring in close to about $9.81 per hour, though Security Officers are not far behind at $9.50 along with Food Service Supervisors (approximately $9.50) and Guest Services Representatives ($9.25). Near the bottom at Six Flags Inc are Host/Hostesss, pulling in an average of just approximately $7.25.
Certifications and Degrees
Salaries approach about $9.66 per hour for Certified ServSafe Food Handlers; non-accredited workers make much less. At Six Flags Inc, employees who hold a Bachelor's Degree receive the highest pay at $15.50.
The highest-paying skill to have in this role seems to be Customer Relations; employees claiming this as part of the toolbox earn a median of $9.87 per hour. Customer Service is regularly seen around here; more than a third of those surveyed report it as a core competency. People Management, Food Preparation, and Leadership were also reported by many survey participants.
Benefits and Perks
To plan for old age, nearly two in five workers maintain savings accounts through the company's 401(k) plan. Six Flags Inc provides health insurance to close to one-half, and about one-half of workers do receive dental coverage. Six Flags Inc employees also enjoy perks such as flexible hours, free drinks, and a casual working environment.