Years of Experience
The largest slice of the Valvoline Instant Oil Change workforce (68 percent) has been working for one to four years and earns, on average, about $9.87 per hour.
By state, Valvoline Instant Oil Change employees make the most in New York, earning approximately $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 around $11.13, followed by Automotive Technicians earning $9.74 and Customer Service Advisors making $9.68. Among the lower-paid positions at Valvoline Instant Oil Change are Lube Technicians — the median salary for this role approaches around $8.50.
Certifications and Degrees
State Inspection Licences are compensated at a much higher rate than non-authorized workers, bringing in close to $11.28 per hour.
In this position, it pays to have Sales in your toolkit; employees who claim proficiency enjoy a higher median salary of about $11.13 per hour. A relatively widespread skill at Valvoline Instant Oil Change is Maintenance; slightly more than half of employees use it for work. Many workers usually know Customer Service, Automotive Engine Repair, and Troubleshooting as well.
Men make up the majority of employees who took the survey in a male-to-female ratio of more than 3 to 1.
Benefits and Perks
Only 29 percent receive paid vacation and sick leave. A large number of respondents plan for retirement by taking advantage of the company-sponsored 401(k) program. Perks cover health insurance for around half and dental coverage for a little more than half of workers. Some other perks are tuition reimbursement.