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Average Hourly Rate for Six Flags Inc Employees

The average pay for Six Flags Inc employees is $10.91 per hour. With overtime, that gets bumped up to $14.50. The most important factor affecting pay for Six Flags Inc employees is how long you've been working, though geography and what you do at the company play a role as well. The data for this report comes from responses to the PayScale salary survey.

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Six Flags Inc typically pays:
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Employer: Six Flags Inc
Hourly Rate Range by Job
Job (Number Reporting)
National Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
[-]Operations Supervisor (2)
$8.59 - $18.00  
[-]Operations Supervisor (2)
Hourly Rate$8.59 - $18.00  
[+]Food Service Supervisor (2)
$7.82 - $13.21  
[+]Food Service Supervisor (2)
Hourly Rate$7.82 - $13.21  
[+]Host/Hostess (2)
$6.62 - $10.14  
[+]Host/Hostess (2)
Hourly Rate$6.62 - $10.14  
[+]Cashier (2)
$7.49 - $13.46  
[+]Cashier (2)
Hourly Rate$7.49 - $13.46  
 Precise Range (?
XPrecise ranges are calculated based on validated data submitted by employees in this job at this company.
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XWhen PayScale has limited employee-submitted data, we base estimated ranges on a broader set of relevant employee profiles to calculate the most accurate ranges for this job at this company.
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 3 Apr 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 42

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Years of Experience

Survey participants who have worked at Six Flags Inc for between five and 10 years earn $10.75 per hour on average. The largest slice of the Six Flags Inc workforce (41 percent) has been working for one to four years and earns, on average, approximately $10.25 per hour.


When it comes to location, the highest average paycheck ($12.50 per hour) can be spotted in Atlanta, Ga.; Jackson, N.J. (around $11.08), San Antonio, Texas ($10.43), and Vallejo, Calif. (about $8.27) are the next top-paying cities. Expected earnings are below average (approximately $7.25) in Arlington, Texas, one of the lowest-paid cities. By state, the highest pay levels are found in California, where the average Six Flags Inc employee makes about $11.66 per hour.


Basic Emergency Medical Technicians represent the higher end of the earnings spectrum — in fact, median pay for this job is the highest at $11.67 per hour — though Operations Supervisors, Food Service Supervisors, and Cashiers also do fairly well at $10.23, around $9.50, and $8.24, respectively. Near the bottom at Six Flags Inc are Host/Hostesss, pulling in an average of just around $7.25.

Certifications and Degrees

Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation Specialists earn $14.75 per hour, far more than their non-accredited counterparts. The highest-paying degree here is a Bachelor's Degree; Six Flags Inc awards $15.50 to these degree-holders.


The highest-paying skill to have in this role seems to be Emergency Medical Services; employees claiming this as part of the toolbox earn a median of $12.00 per hour. Customer Service also popped up often in the survey as an important skill; just under one in three of employees surveyed report using it at work. Some other standard skills here are Customer Relations, Food Preparation, and Microsoft Word.

Benefits and Perks

One-half participate in a 401(k) program. About one-half receive health insurance, and close to one-half get dental coverage. A few more workplace perks are free drinks, flexible hours, and a casual working environment.

Key Stats for Six Flags Inc


30 %
70 %
Hourly Rate
$9 - $17
Hourly Rate
$8 - $17
Less than 1 year
1-4 years
5-9 years
10-19 years
20 years or more

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 9 votes.
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