Years of Experience
Five to nine years of work experience seem to result in median wages of approximately $13.35 per hour. Overall, the greater share of The Disneyland Resort folks have one to four years of experience and earn an average $11.05 per hour.
Residents of Los Angeles, Calif. pick up paychecks that are higher than any other city — the median salary is about $17.00 per hour; other top-paying cities include the company's headquarter city of Anaheim, Calif. (around $12.94) and Orlando, Fla. ($10.00). By state, California offers the highest pay at $13.27 per hour.
Security Officers are awarded the highest paychecks, with compensation nearing $13.11 per hour on average; Line Cooks are next on the list, bringing in close to approximately $12.60, followed by Custodians earning around $11.33 and Food Service Workers making about $10.30.
Certifications and Degrees
Monetary compensation comes to $34.49 per hour for General Journeyman Electricians, far surpassing the earnings of non-credentialed workers. The best paid folks at The Disneyland Resort have an Associate of Arts (AA), earning $17.08 per hour.
Employees who count Programmable Logic Controllers / Automation among their skills enjoy higher pay; the median for this group is about $33.98 per hour. Customer Service also popped up often in the survey as an important skill; close to one-third of employees surveyed report using it at work. Troubleshooting, People Management, and Data Entry are also desirable skills.
Benefits and Perks
Benefits packages do tend to lack paid time off; The Disneyland Resort gives paid vacation days to one in seven respondents and sick leave to 31 percent. The Disneyland Resort sponsors a 401(k) program, and a little more than half of workers use this option to save for their retirement. For a strong majority of employees, benefits include health insurance, and a solid majority of survey participants get dental coverage, too. Other privileges include free season pass, life insurance, supplemental maternity leave, and flexible hours.