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.