When it comes to location, the highest average paycheck ($16.23 per hour) can be spotted in Media, Pa.; Orlando, Fla. ($12.08), Bradenton, Fla. ($11.00), and Malvern, Pa. (around $9.55) are the next top-paying cities. By state, Wawa, Inc. employees make the most in Florida, earning approximately $11.25 per hour on average.
Years of Experience
Average pay is about $11.74 per hour for those with five to nine years of experience. Overall, the greater share of Wawa, Inc. folks have one to four years of experience and earn an average $9.37 per hour.
Fuel Attendants represent the higher end of the earnings spectrum — in fact, median pay for this job is the highest at around $10.75 per hour — though Retail Store Managers, Customer Service Associates, and Gas Station Attendants also do fairly well at $10.68, $9.38, and about $8.00, respectively.
Certifications and Degrees
Monetary compensation comes to approximately $10.05 per hour for Certified ServSafe Food Handlers, far surpassing the earnings of non-credentialed workers. At Wawa, Inc., employees who hold a Bachelor's Degree receive the highest pay at around $12.86.
When it comes to skills, Inventory Management seems to bolster pay the most; employees who claim proficiency also enjoy a median income of $11.76 per hour. Customer Service is regularly seen around here; a strong majority of those surveyed report it as a core competency. Cash Handling, Sales, and Customer Relations round out the set of key employee skills.
Benefits and Perks
Paid time off is scarce, with only about 36 percent receiving paid vacation and slightly less than a fifth of workers receiving sick leave. The vast majority of employees save for retirement through Wawa, Inc.'s 401(k) plan. Health insurance comes as part of the deal for roughly one-half, and approximately half report receiving dental coverage as well. Some other advantages of working at Wawa, Inc. are a stock purchase plan, free drinks, flexible hours, and gym membership.