Average Hourly Rate for Valvoline Instant Oil Change Employees

Valvoline Instant Oil Change workers earn an average of $9.64 per hour normally and $14.84 during overtime hours. This overview is based on answers to PayScale's salary questionnaire.

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How This Employer Pays

Valvoline Instant Oil Change typically pays:
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Employer: Valvoline Instant Oil Change
Hourly Rate Range by Job
Job (Number Reporting)
National Data (?
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[-]Automotive Technician (4)
$7.14 - $15.96  
[-]Automotive Technician (4)
Hourly Rate$7.14 - $15.96  
[+]Lube Technician (2)
$7.70 - $13.60  
[+]Lube Technician (2)
Hourly Rate$7.70 - $13.60  
[+]Automotive Service Technician / Mechanic (2)
$7.08 - $16.09  
[+]Automotive Service Technician / Mechanic (2)
Hourly Rate$7.08 - $16.09  
[+]Assistant Service Manager (2)
$7.51 - $17.29  
[+]Assistant Service Manager (2)
Hourly Rate$7.51 - $17.29  
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Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 8 Nov 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 24
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Years of Experience

Overall, the greater share of Valvoline Instant Oil Change folks have one to four years of experience and earn $9.51 per hour.


By state, Valvoline Instant Oil Change pays its Minnesota employees the most; the pay rate there is about $10.17 per hour.


Typically, Automotive Technicians are the best paid with salaries hovering at around $10.14; Lube Technicians, Customer Service Advisors, and Auto Mechanics also rank near the top of the list, pulling in $9.50, approximately $9.25, and $9.00, respectively.


The highest-paying skill to have may be Sales Management; employees who claim proficiency also report a higher average salary of $10.38. A relatively widespread skill at Valvoline Instant Oil Change is Customer Service; more than a third of employees use it for work. Some other standard skills here are Maintenance, Troubleshooting, and Electronic Troubleshooting.


Men are more likely to work at Valvoline Instant Oil Change than women, given the more than 3 to 1 male-to-female ratio.

Benefits and Perks

Regarding time off, Valvoline Instant Oil Change leans toward the generous side, giving paid vacation to a fair portion of workers and paid sick leave to more than half of workers. To plan for old age, most workers maintain savings accounts through the company's 401(k) plan. Health insurance is part of the package for around half, and for more than two-fifths of workers, dental coverage is too. Other privileges include tuition reimbursement and life insurance.

Key Stats for Valvoline Instant Oil Change


19 %
81 %
Hourly Rate
Hourly Rate
$9 - $10
Less than 1 year
1-4 years
5-9 years
10-19 years
20 years or more

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 5 votes.

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