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Headquartered in Folsom, California, Waste Connections, Inc. offers a range of employment opportunities in the refuse systems industry, from Operations Manager to Assistant Controller. Waste Connections, Inc. generally pays its employees $61K annually. Where you live plays the largest role in compensation at Waste Connections, Inc., but how long you've been working and what you do at the company affect income (to a lesser degree) as well. The information for this rundown comes from respondents who completed PayScale's salary questionnaire.
Job (Number Reporting)
|$47,306 - $111,838|
|Salary||$45,674 - $100,923|
|Bonus||$1,199 - $20,982|
|Total Pay||$47,306 - $111,838|
|$33,308 - $90,255|
|Bonus||$102.44 - $4,052|
|Total Pay||$33,308 - $90,255|
|$32,476 - $75,452|
|Bonus||$18.45 - $2,925|
|Total Pay||$32,476 - $75,452|
|$40,871 - $95,719|
|Salary||$38,486 - $77,855|
|Bonus||$1,163 - $18,633|
|Total Pay||$40,871 - $95,719|
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 7 Nov 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 57
Median pay is highest in Houston ($88K per year), followed by Denver ($66K), Mccall ($65K), and Tacoma (approximately $64K). At around $45K, Wichita is home to some of the lowest pay in the country. By state, Waste Connections, Inc. pays its Texas employees the most; the pay rate there is about $88K annually.
Between the one and five year mark, pay is typically $61K. Once employees enter the five- to ten-year zone, average salaries hits the $68K mark. In a nutshell, the largest fraction of Waste Connections, Inc. people (34 percent) have been in their field for 10-19 years and earn approximately $67K per year.
Typically, Financial Controllers are the best paid with salaries hovering at about $71K; Operations Managers, Environmental Specialists, and Assistant Controllers also rank near the top of the list, pulling in $69K, around $65K, and $59K, respectively.
OSHA Forklift Operator Certifications receive bigger paychecks ($80K) than those without credentials. Earning a First Aid Administrator certification garners significant financial rewards of around $73K annually. The best paid folks at Waste Connections, Inc. have a Bachelor's Degree, earning approximately $68K per year.
Employees who count Budget Management among their skills tend to enjoy higher pay; the median for this group is about $85K. Operations Management is a popular skill in the Waste Connections, Inc. workforce; over a third of those surveyed report putting it to use in their jobs. Leadership, People Management, and Microsoft Office were also reported by many survey participants.
The number of male employees outweighs the number of women; Waste Connections, Inc. has a male-to-female ratio of more than 3 to 1.
A lucky few (36 percent) are fortunate enough to be compensated for both vacation and sick time. For employees looking to save up for their golden years, Waste Connections, Inc. provides an optional 401(k) plan, and almost all workers participate. At Waste Connections, Inc., a strong majority of workers have health insurance, and a solid majority of workers have dental coverage. Advantages of working here also include a casual working environment, stock options, a company cell phone, and life insurance.
$50,980 - $106,000
$45,615 - $76,864
|Extremely satisfied||Rated 5 out of 5
based on 13 votes.
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