Years of Experience
Broken down by tenure, the largest share of Valvoline Instant Oil Change employees (79 percent) have one to four years of experience and earn $9.47 per hour on average.
Across its U.S. offices, the state of New York pays Valvoline Instant Oil Change the most — around $12.12 per hour on average.
Assistant Service Managers are awarded the highest paychecks, with compensation nearing $11.28 per hour on average; Senior Maintenance Technicians are next on the list, bringing in close to approximately $10.19, followed by Automotive Technicians earning about $9.90 and Auto Mechanics making $9.00. With salaries averaging $9.00, Lube Technicians are among the lowest paid at Valvoline Instant Oil Change.
Certifications and Degrees
State Inspection Licences receive bigger paychecks (approximately $11.28 per hour) than those without credentials.
In this position, it pays to have Team Leadership in your toolkit; employees who claim proficiency enjoy a higher median salary of $10.34 per hour. A garden variety skill at Valvoline Instant Oil Change is Customer Service; around half of Valvoline Instant Oil Change's people use it regularly. Other top skills include Maintenance, Troubleshooting, and Automotive Engine Repair.
Valvoline Instant Oil Change's employees who answered the questionnaire are more likely to be male — the male-to-female ratio is more than 3 to 1.
Benefits and Perks
Company compensation for vacation days and sick leave is awarded to only half of workers. For employees looking to save up for their golden years, Valvoline Instant Oil Change provides an optional 401(k) plan, and a strong majority of workers participate. Roughly one-half report having health insurance, and approximately one-half report having dental coverage. Advantages of working here also include tuition reimbursement.