When it comes to location, the highest average paycheck ($24.70 per hour) can be spotted in Los Angeles, Calif.; Portland, Ore. (about $24.23), Charlotte, N.C. ($21.00), and Tampa, Fla. ($20.00) are the next top-paying cities. On the lower end is Greenville, S.C. at approximately $16.13. Within the firm, employees working in California take home the most — around $22.85 per hour on average.
Earning about $25.48 per hour on average, Maintenance Technicians receive the most money, followed by Diesel Mechanics ($22.75), Field Service Technicians (around $20.65), and Tractor-Trailer Drivers (approximately $20.56). United Rentals Inc. hands out some of the smallest paychecks to Inside Sales Representatives ($18.25 on average).
Years of Experience
Those with one to four years of experience at the company can expect to make $19.43 per hour on average. For those who claim five to nine years of work experience, pay on average amounts to $20.97 per hour. Overall, the greater share of United Rentals Inc. folks have 10-19 years of experience and earn an average approximately $21.26 per hour.
Certifications and Degrees
Class A Commercial Driver License Holders earn $25.00 per hour, far more than their non-accredited counterparts. The highest-paying degree here is a Bachelor of Science in Bachelor of Science (BS / BSc); United Rentals Inc. awards around $24.30 to these degree-holders.
The highest-paying skill to have in this role seems to be Troubleshooting; employees claiming this as part of the toolbox earn a median of $21.56 per hour. Electronic Troubleshooting is considered a run-of-the-mill skill; just under a third of United Rentals Inc.'s people use it regularly. Other skills in demand are Customer Service, Heavy Equipment Repair, and Equipment Maintenance.
United Rentals Inc.'s employees who answered the questionnaire are largely male (the male-to-female ratio is more than 3 to 1).
Benefits and Perks
United Rentals Inc. lets only 35 percent take paid vacation and only one in four survey participants take sick leave. A majority of survey participants save for retirement through United Rentals Inc.'s 401(k) plan. Most survey participants have health insurance, and benefits for a large number of survey participants also include dental insurance. Some other advantages of working at United Rentals Inc. are a company cell phone, life insurance, a casual working environment, and tuition reimbursement.