When it comes to location, the highest average paycheck ($71K annually) can be spotted in the company's headquarter city of Irvine; Dallas (approximately $49K), Nashville (around $44K), and Denver ($40K) are the next top-paying cities. On the lower end is Indianapolis at about $27K. Taco Bell Corporation workers in California earn the most — $67K per year on average.
The highest paychecks go to District Managers of Food & Facilities, who earn $65K, closely trailed by Fast Food District Operations Managers ($58K), Restaurant General Managers (around $41K), and Restaurant Managers ($40K). Assistant Fast Food Managers are among the lowest paid at approximately $31K.
Years of Experience
Workers who have been with the company for more than one year but less than five can typically make about $32K. The largest fraction of Taco Bell Corporation people (34 percent) have been working for five to nine years and earn $37K annually.
Certifications and Degrees
Certified Safety Managers receive bigger paychecks (approximately $42K) than those without credentials. Salaries typically rise to $39K per year for accredited Certified Safety Professionals. The highest-paying degree here is a Master of Business Administration (MBA); Taco Bell Corporation awards about $70K to these degree-holders.
When it comes to skills, Leadership seems to bolster pay the most; employees who claim proficiency also enjoy a median income of $39K. Customer Service also popped up often in the survey as an important skill; about one-half of employees surveyed report using it at work. Operations Management, People Management, and Training are also desirable skills.
Benefits and Perks
A 401(k) program is available, and a fair portion of workers use it to save for retirement. Just over a half of workers have health insurance, and benefits for close to one-half of workers also include dental insurance. Some other perks are free drinks, life insurance, tuition reimbursement, stock options, and a subsidized cell phone.