When it comes to location, the highest average paycheck ($68K annually) can be spotted in Wakefield, R.I.; Dayton, Ohio (around $67K), Chicago, Ill. ($45K), and Alliance, Ohio (approximately $43K) are the next top-paying cities. High paychecks are not found in Cincinnati, Ohio; in fact, at $35K it is one of the worst-paid cities. U.S. pay levels are highest in the state of Rhode Island; salaries there average to about $68K per year.
Earning around $54K annually on average, Retail District Managers receive the most money, followed by Recruiters (approximately $43K), Convenience Store Managers ($39K), and Retail Store Managers ($38K). Speedway SuperAmerica LLC hands out some of the smallest paychecks to Trainee Managers (about $35K on average).
Years of Experience
Those with one to four years of experience at the company can expect to make $35K per year on average. The greater proportion of employees (29 percent) report five to nine years of experience and bring home median pay of $46K annually.
Certifications and Degrees
Certified ServSafe Food Handlers receive bigger paychecks ($39K per year) than those without credentials. It pays to have a Bachelor's Degree at Speedway SuperAmerica LLC — these employees make the most at around $44K annually.
In this position, it pays to have Financial Analysis in your toolkit; employees who claim proficiency enjoy a higher median salary of about $55K per year. Operations Management also popped up often in the survey as an important skill; more than a third of employees surveyed report using it at work. Some other standard skills here are Customer Service, People Management, and Leadership.
Benefits and Perks
Just two-fifths of survey participants receive paid time off. Nearly all employees participate in the company's 401(k) retirement savings plan. A solid majority of workers receive health insurance, and a fair number of respondents get dental coverage. The company also dishes out perks such as tuition reimbursement, life insurance, relocation expenses, and a casual working environment.