Residents of Media, Pa. pick up paychecks that are higher than any other city — the median salary is approximately $16.23 per hour; other top-paying cities include Orlando, Fla. ($11.76) and Malvern, Pa. (about $9.55). Wawa, Inc. workers in Pennsylvania earn the most — around $10.87 per hour on average.
Fuel Attendants rake in the most money, with average earnings of $10.75 per hour; Retail Store Managers come in second with average earnings amounting to $10.68, while Customer Service Associates and Gas Station Attendants rank near the top as well ($9.28 and $8.00, respectively).
Years of Experience
For those with five to nine years of experience, average earnings amount to about $11.74 per hour. When we consider tenure, a substantial portion of employees (50 percent) have been working for one to four years and make $9.44 per hour on average.
Certifications and Degrees
Salaries approach around $10.05 per hour for Certified ServSafe Food Handlers; non-accredited workers make much less. Regarding pay and education, Wawa, Inc. pays those with a Bachelor's Degree the most — approximately $12.86.
The highest-paying skill in this position seems to be Order Inventory; individuals who report it as part of the repertoire have a median income of $11.76 per hour. Customer Service is considered a run-of-the-mill skill; a solid majority of Wawa, Inc.'s people use it regularly. Cash Handling, Sales, and Team Leadership round out the set of key employee skills.
Benefits and Perks
44 percent have paid vacation, and only about 22 percent can take paid time off for illness. The vast majority of respondents save up for retirement through a 401(k) plan. Health insurance is part of the package for a little over a half of workers, and for just over a half of workers, dental coverage is too. Privileges also include a stock purchase plan, free drinks, flexible hours, and gym membership.