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 $9.87 per hour on average.
Pay rates in the United States are highest in the state of New York, where they average to approximately $12.12 per hour.
Assistant Service Managers earn the highest median pay at around $11.28 per hour, followed by Senior Maintenance Technicians ($11.13), Automotive Technicians ($9.74), and Customer Service Advisors (about $9.68). Lube Technicians make an average approximately $8.50, close to the bottom of the company pay scale.
Certifications and Degrees
State Inspection Licences have significantly higher pay than non-accredited workers at around $11.28 per hour.
Employees who count Sales among their skills enjoy higher pay; the median for this group is $11.13 per hour. Folks here also tend to know Maintenance; on the survey, slightly more than half of workers named it in their skills portfolios. Key skills also include Customer Service, Automotive Engine Repair, and Troubleshooting.
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
When it comes to employee benefits, Valvoline Instant Oil Change has room for improvement — only 29 percent are paid for vacation and sick time. Most survey participants take advantage of the 401(k) plan that Valvoline Instant Oil Change sponsors. Health insurance comes as part of the deal for close to one-half, and more than half of workers report receiving dental coverage as well. Employees can also look forward to tuition reimbursement.