When it comes to location, the highest average paycheck ($20.00 per hour) can be spotted in Sanford, N.C.; Mount Pleasant, S.C. ($14.36), Ocala, Fla. (about $9.00), and Dalton, Ga. (approximately $8.47) are the next top-paying cities. By state, The Kangaroo Express pays its South Carolina employees the most; the pay rate there is $9.17 per hour.
Years of Experience
Survey participants who have worked at The Kangaroo Express for between five and 10 years earn around $8.83 per hour on average. The largest fraction of The Kangaroo Express people (36 percent) have been working for one to four years and earn $8.36 per hour on average.
The highest paychecks go to Convenience Store Managers, who earn an average $13.74 per hour, closely trailed by Retail Store Assistant Managers ($10.38), Cashiers (around $8.10), and Customer Service Representatives (approximately $7.92). Sales Associates are among the lowest paid at a median salary of about $7.82.
Certifications and Degrees
Certified ServSafe Food Handlers are compensated at a much higher rate than non-authorized workers, bringing in close to $10.13 per hour.
The highest-paying skill to have in this role seems to be Inventory Management; employees claiming this as part of the toolbox earn a median of $11.25 per hour. One of the more prevalent skills at The Kangaroo Express is Customer Service, with the larger part considering it a key competency. Key skills also include Cash Handling, Retail, and Customer Relations.
At The Kangaroo Express, there are significantly more females who responded to the questionnaire than males — the female-to-male ratio is more than 3 to 1.
Benefits and Perks
The larger part of employees plan for retirement by taking advantage of the company-sponsored 401(k) program. Half of workers can count on health insurance, and about a third of workers have dental coverage as a benefit. Some other perks are free drinks.