When it comes to location, the highest average paycheck (about $76K per year) can be spotted in Pembroke Pines, Fla.; Jacksonville, Fla. ($65K), Fort Pierce, Fla. (approximately $38K), and Orlando, Fla. ($28K) are the next top-paying cities. By state, the highest compensation levels appear in Mississippi, where the average salary is around $60K annually.
Nearing the top of the pay scale are Operations Managers, Maintenance Managers, and Route Drivers; while the first receives the highest median pay at $70K per year, the other salaries come in at around $55K and about $34K, respectively.
Years of Experience
Between the one and five year mark, median pay is $50K annually. Overall, the greater share of Waste Pro USA folks have five to nine years of experience and earn an average approximately $60K per year.
Certifications and Degrees
Occupational Safety and Health Administraters receive bigger paychecks ($71K annually) than those without credentials.
When it comes to skills, Microsoft Excel seems to bolster pay the most; employees who claim proficiency also enjoy a median income of $68K per year. Operations Management is considered a run-of-the-mill skill; close to one-fourth of Waste Pro USA's people use it regularly. Employees also tend to round out their skills sets with Budget Management, Safety Compliance, and Microsoft Word.
With a more than 3 to 1 male-to-female ratio, men represent the better half of Waste Pro USA's employees who responded to the survey.
Benefits and Perks
A fair number of employees save for retirement through Waste Pro USA's 401(k) plan. At Waste Pro USA, the larger part of survey participants have health insurance, and a majority of employees have dental coverage. Some other advantages of working at Waste Pro USA are a company cell phone, life insurance, company car / automobile, gym membership, and a casual working environment.