Average Hourly Rate for Six Flags Inc Employees

The average pay for Six Flags Inc employees is $10.06 per hour. With overtime, that gets bumped up to $16.25. The most important factor affecting pay for Six Flags Inc employees is where you live, though your experience level and what you do at the company play a role as well. This synopsis is derived from responses to the PayScale's salary survey.

How This Employer Pays

Six Flags Inc typically pays:
below market

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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.
[-]Food Service Supervisor (2)
$7.80 - $12.96  
[-]Food Service Supervisor (2)
Hourly Rate$7.80 - $12.96  
[+]Ride / Amusement Machine Operator (2)
$6.82 - $10.58  
[+]Ride / Amusement Machine Operator (2)
Hourly Rate$6.82 - $10.58  
[+]Operations Supervisor (2)
$8.54 - $17.48  
[+]Operations Supervisor (2)
Hourly Rate$8.54 - $17.48  
[+]Host/Hostess (2)
$6.46 - $10.02  
[+]Host/Hostess (2)
Hourly Rate$6.46 - $10.02  
 Precise Range (?
XPrecise ranges are calculated based on validated data submitted by employees in this job at this company.
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Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 10 Nov 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 43
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About This Company

Grand Prairie 


Other Amusement and Recreation Industries

Six Flags

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When it comes to location, the highest average paycheck ($18.00 per hour) can be spotted in Valencia; Jackson (approximately $10.87), San Antonio ($9.51), and Vallejo (around $8.27) are the next top-paying cities. At $7.25, Arlington is home to some of the lowest pay in the country. Across Six Flags Inc's U.S. offices, employees in the state of Maryland earn the most, taking home about $13.90 per hour.

Years of Experience

Respondents who have been working for five to nine years tend to make $10.23. The largest fraction of Six Flags Inc people (42 percent) have been working for one to four years and earn about $10.00 per hour.


Typically, Operations Supervisors are the best paid with salaries hovering at approximately $10.23; Food Service Supervisors, Cashiers, and Amusement Ride Operators also rank near the top of the list, pulling in around $9.50, $8.24, and $8.12, respectively. Among the lower-paid positions at Six Flags Inc are Host/Hostesss — typical salaries for this role approach around $7.25.

Certifications and Degrees

Monetary compensation comes to about $15.00 for Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation Specialists, far surpassing the earnings of non-credentialed workers. Becoming a Certified ServSafe Food Handler can certainly pay off here; those folks make $9.66. Six Flags Inc provides the highest financial reward to those with an Associate's Degree — these employees rake in approximately $10.75 per hour.


The highest-paying skill to have may be Troubleshooting; employees who claim proficiency also report a higher average salary of $20.56. A relatively widespread skill at Six Flags Inc is Customer Service; one-fourth of employees use it for work. Employees also tend to round out their skills sets with Microsoft Word, Customer Relations, and Food Preparation.

Benefits and Perks

A 401(k) program is available, and a little over a half of workers use it to save for retirement. Health insurance comes as part of the deal for half, and one-half of workers report receiving dental coverage as well. Six Flags Inc folks also make good use of free drinks, flexible hours, and a stock purchase plan.

Key Stats for Six Flags Inc


38 %
62 %
Hourly Rate
$7 - $14
Hourly Rate
$7 - $18
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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