Years of Experience
Broken down by tenure, the largest share of Valvoline Instant Oil Change employees (68 percent) have one to four years of experience and earn about $9.87 per hour on average.
Across its U.S. offices, the state of New York pays Valvoline Instant Oil Change the most — $12.12 per hour on average.
The highest paychecks go to Assistant Service Managers, who earn an average $11.28 per hour, closely trailed by Senior Maintenance Technicians (around $11.13), Automotive Technicians (approximately $9.74), and Customer Service Advisors ($9.68). Lube Technicians are among the lowest paid at a median salary of around $8.50.
Certifications and Degrees
Salaries approach approximately $11.28 per hour for State Inspection Licences; non-accredited workers make much less.
When it comes to skills, employees who report Sales among their abilities seem to make the most, reporting a median income of $11.13 per hour. Maintenance is a popular skill in the Valvoline Instant Oil Change workforce; more than half of those surveyed report putting it to use in their jobs. Customer Service, Automotive Engine Repair, and Troubleshooting round out the set of key employee skills.
With a more than 3 to 1 male-to-female ratio, men represent the better half of Valvoline Instant Oil Change's employees who responded to the survey.
Benefits and Perks
The company is somewhat lacking in the benefits department, and only 29 percent report compensation for sick days and vacation time. Most employees participate in a 401(k) program. Close to one-half report having health insurance, and a little over a half of workers report having dental coverage. The list of perks also includes tuition reimbursement.