When it comes to location, the highest average paycheck ($78K per year) can be spotted in Atlanta, Ga.; North Canton, Ohio (around $50K), Mobile, Ala. (about $47K), and Canton, Ohio ($46K) are the next top-paying cities. By state, South Carolina offers the highest pay at $85K annually.
The highest paychecks go to Terminal Managers, who earn an average approximately $55K per year, closely trailed by Fuel Tanker Drivers ($52K), Gas Schedulers ($48K), and Project Analysts (around $48K). Financial compensation for Diesel Shop Foremen is rather low — on average only $38K — relative to the rest of the company.
Years of Experience
Between the one and five year mark, median pay is about $48K annually. When we consider tenure, a substantial portion of employees (35 percent) have been working for five to nine years and make approximately $47K per year on average.
Certifications and Degrees
Automotive Brakes Service Exellence Certificate Holders earn about $53K annually, far more than their non-accredited counterparts. The highest-paying degree here is a Bachelor's Degree; The Kenan Advantage Group awards around $62K to these degree-holders.
In this position, it pays to have Safety Compliance in your toolkit; employees who claim proficiency enjoy a higher median salary of $60K per year. Folks here also tend to know Operations Management; on the survey, close to a third of workers named it in their skills portfolios. Logistics, Data Entry, and Microsoft Excel were also reported by many survey participants.
The Kenan Advantage Group's employees who answered the questionnaire are more likely to be male — the male-to-female ratio is more than 3 to 1.
Benefits and Perks
A strong majority of respondents participate in a 401(k) program. Health insurance comes as part of the deal for a large number of survey participants, and a strong majority of workers report receiving dental coverage as well. The company also dishes out perks such as a company cell phone, a casual working environment, and 401(a).