Years of Experience
Five to nine years of work experience seem to result in median wages of approximately $10.23 per hour. The greater proportion of employees (50 percent) report one to four years of experience and bring home median pay of around $9.24 per hour.
When it comes to location, the highest average paycheck (about $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. Approaching the lower end of the pay scale (at $8.03) is St. Louis, Mo. By state, Six Flags Inc pays its California employees the most; the pay rate there is approximately $11.75 per hour.
Operations Supervisors are the best paid with the average salary hovering at $9.81 per hour; Security Officers, Food Service Supervisors, and Guest Services Representatives also rank near the top of the list, pulling in about $9.50, around $9.50, and $9.25, respectively. Host/Hostesss make an average approximately $7.25, close to the bottom of the company pay scale.
Certifications and Degrees
Certified ServSafe Food Handlers are compensated at a much higher rate than non-authorized workers, bringing in close to $9.66 per hour. The highest-paying degree here is a Bachelor's Degree; Six Flags Inc awards about $15.50 to these degree-holders.
The highest-paying skill to have may be Customer Relations; employees who claim proficiency also report a higher average salary of around $9.87 per hour. A relatively widespread skill at Six Flags Inc is Customer Service; over a third of employees use it for work. Many workers are also familiar with People Management, Food Preparation, and Leadership.
Benefits and Perks
Two in five workers report contributing to a 401(k). Close to one-half can count on health insurance, and approximately one-half of workers have dental coverage as a benefit. Six Flags Inc also dishes out privileges such as flexible hours, free drinks, and a casual working environment.