Safety Managers represent the higher end of the earnings spectrum — in fact, median pay for this job is the highest at around $61K annually — though Delivery Drivers, Fuel Truck Drivers, and Project Managers also do fairly well at $56K, $53K, and about $53K, respectively. Near the bottom at The Kenan Advantage Group are Trucking and Transportation Fleet Dispatchers, pulling in an average of just $40K.
When it comes to location, the highest average paycheck (approximately $53K per year) can be spotted in Tampa, Fla.; North Canton, Ohio (about $50K), Canton, Ohio (around $46K), and Akron, Ohio (approximately $32K) are the next top-paying cities. Across its U.S. offices, the state of Texas pays The Kenan Advantage Group the most — $51K annually on average.
Years of Experience
Average pay is $43K per year for those with five to nine years of experience. Overall, the greater share of The Kenan Advantage Group folks have one to four years of experience and earn an average $47K annually.
Certifications and Degrees
Those lacking certification bring in much lower salaries than Project Management Professionals, who make $53K per year. Becoming an Air Conditioning Service Certification can certainly pay off here; those folks make approximately $40K on average. The best paid folks at The Kenan Advantage Group have a Master of Business Administration (MBA), Business Administration, earning $50K annually.
The highest-paying skill to have may be Safety Compliance; employees who claim proficiency also report a higher average salary of $54K per year. Logistics is regularly seen around here; about a fourth of those surveyed report it as a core competency. Customer Service, Microsoft Office, and Project Management were also reported by many survey participants.
Benefits and Perks
The company is somewhat lacking in the benefits department, and only 18 percent report compensation for sick days and vacation time. A strong majority of respondents participate in a 401(k) program. Perks cover health insurance for a solid majority of employees and dental coverage for a solid majority of survey participants. The Kenan Advantage Group employees also enjoy perks such as a subsidized cell phone, a casual working environment, and tuition reimbursement.