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Average Hourly Rate for United Rentals Inc. Employees

United Rentals Inc. workers earn an average of $19.92 per hour, with $30.89 for overtime. At United Rentals Inc., the biggest piece of the paycheck puzzle is geography — it impacts salary more than anything else — though what you do at the company and how long you've been working each factor into the equation as well. This summary is derived from information collected in the PayScale salary survey.

How This Employer Pays

United Rentals Inc. typically pays:
below market

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Employer: United Rentals Inc.
Hourly Rate Range by Job
Job (Number Reporting)
National Data (?
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[-]Inside Sales Representative (12)
$16.12 - $22.15  
[-]Inside Sales Representative (12)
Hourly Rate$16.12 - $22.15  
[+]Truck Driver, Heavy / Tractor-Trailer (8)
$13.39 - $26.01  
[+]Truck Driver, Heavy / Tractor-Trailer (8)
Hourly Rate$13.39 - $26.01  
[+]Shop Foreman (6)
$17.12 - $32.14  
[+]Shop Foreman (6)
Hourly Rate$17.12 - $32.14  
[+]Field Service Technician (5)
$14.43 - $28.04  
[+]Field Service Technician (5)
Hourly Rate$14.43 - $28.04  
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Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 10 Nov 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 99
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United Rentals Inc. Details



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Median pay is highest in Martinez (about $26.85 per hour), followed by Ridgefield Park (around $25.30), Frederick ($24.87), and Baltimore ($22.00). Houston ranks low on the pay scale — at approximately $19.00, it is one of the lowest-paid cities. Within the company, workers earn the highest pay (an average of $26.19 per hour) in New Jersey.


Nearing the top of the pay scale are Shop Foremans, Purchasing Agents, Field Service Technicians, and Tractor-Trailer Drivers; while the first receives the highest median pay at around $24.31, the other salaries come in at $21.94, $20.14, and $20.00, respectively. United Rentals Inc. hands out some of the smallest paychecks to Auto Mechanics (about $16.48).

Years of Experience

For those with one to four years of experience, paychecks typically reach approximately $18.19. Staying at the company for five to ten years brings notable financial rewards; the average income in this window is $19.64 per hour. Broadly speaking, the largest slice of the United Rentals Inc. workforce (31 percent) has a tenure of 10-19 years and earns about $20.51 per hour.

Certifications and Degrees

Class B Commercial Driver License Holders earn around $24.35, far more than their non-accredited counterparts. Earning an Automotive Service Exellence Certificate Holder certification garners significant financial rewards of $24.23 per hour. United Rentals Inc. workers who hold a Technical Certificate, Automotive Technology are also well compensated, earning $26.19 on average.


The highest-paying skill in this position seems to be People Management; individuals who report it as part of the repertoire have a median income of approximately $24.46. Customer Service is a popular skill in the United Rentals Inc. workforce; approximately one-fourth of those surveyed report putting it to use in their jobs. Three more common skills are Troubleshooting, Maintenance, and Electronic Troubleshooting.


United Rentals Inc.'s employees are largely male (the male-to-female ratio is more than 3 to 1).

Benefits and Perks

Merely 36 percent at United Rentals Inc. earn paid vacation and paid sick time. For employees looking to save up for their golden years, United Rentals Inc. provides an optional 401(k) plan, and a solid majority of workers participate. Perks cover health insurance for nearly all workers and dental coverage for the greater part of workers. Employees can also look forward to life insurance, a company cell phone, company car / automobile, and free drinks.

Key Stats

24 %
76 %
Hourly Rate
$18 - $25
Hourly Rate
$16 - $24
Less than 1 year
1-4 years
5-9 years
10-19 years
20 years or more
Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 30 votes.

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