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Average Hourly Rate for Valvoline Instant Oil Change Employees

Employees of Valvoline Instant Oil Change bring in an average of $9.64 per hour — $14.84 for overtime. This summary is derived from information collected in the PayScale salary survey.

How This Employer Pays

Valvoline Instant Oil Change typically pays:
below market

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Employer: Valvoline Instant Oil Change
Hourly Rate Range by Job
Job (Number Reporting)
National Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
[-]Automotive Technician (4)
$6.93 - $14.71  
[-]Automotive Technician (4)
Hourly Rate$6.93 - $14.71  
[+]Lube Technician (2)
$7.71 - $13.32  
[+]Lube Technician (2)
Hourly Rate$7.71 - $13.32  
[+]Automotive Service Technician / Mechanic (2)
$6.90 - $15.71  
[+]Automotive Service Technician / Mechanic (2)
Hourly Rate$6.90 - $15.71  
[+]Customer Service Advisor (2)
$6.47 - $12.33  
[+]Customer Service Advisor (2)
Hourly Rate$6.47 - $12.33  
 Precise Range (?
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Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 8 Nov 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 25
United States (change)

Years of Experience

On the whole, the greater proportion of employees (79 percent) have a tenure of one to four years and bring home $9.51 per hour.


U.S. pay levels are highest in the state of Minnesota; pay there average to around $10.17 per hour.


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


When it comes to skills, Sales Management seems to bolster pay the most; employees who claim proficiency also enjoy a median income of $10.38. Customer Service is a popular skill among Valvoline Instant Oil Change workers, with over a third of those surveyed reporting using it on the job. Other top skills include Maintenance, Troubleshooting, and Electronic Troubleshooting.


At Valvoline Instant Oil Change, there are significantly more males than females — the male-to-female ratio is more than 3 to 1.

Benefits and Perks

The company rewards most workers with paid vacation time and a majority of workers with paid sick leave. A fair portion of workers save for retirement through Valvoline Instant Oil Change's 401(k) plan. Close to one-half receive health insurance, and just over two-fifths of workers get dental coverage. Valvoline Instant Oil Change folks also make good use of tuition reimbursement and life insurance.

Key Stats

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

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