When it comes to location, the highest average paycheck (about $71K per year) can be spotted in Columbus, Ohio; Monroe, La. ($64K), Louisville, Ky. (around $50K), and Houston, Texas ($37K) are the next top-paying cities. On the lower end is Johnson City, Tenn. at approximately $29K. Within the company, workers earn the highest salaries (an average of $65K annually) in Ohio.
District Managers of Food & Facilities are awarded the highest paychecks, with compensation nearing around $70K per year on average; Fast Food District Operations Managers are next on the list, bringing in close to $60K, followed by Restaurant General Managers earning $41K and Fast Food Managers making approximately $38K. Financial compensation for Assistant Fast Food Managers is rather low — on average only $29K — relative to the rest of the company.
Years of Experience
Survey participants who have worked at Wendy's International, Inc. for between five and 10 years earn about $36K annually on average. For those with one to four years of experience, median paychecks reach $31K per year. When we consider tenure, a substantial portion of employees (33 percent) have been working for 10-19 years and make about $40K annually on average.
Certifications and Degrees
Certified Safety Professionals receive bigger paychecks ($47K per year) than those without credentials. It pays to have a Bachelor's Degree at Wendy's International, Inc. — these employees make the most at around $52K annually.
The best-paying skill to have in this role appears to be Budget Management; employees who claim this ability report median compensation of approximately $48K per year. A relatively widespread skill at Wendy's International, Inc. is Customer Service; around two in five of employees use it for work. Employees also tend to know Operations Management, Inventory Management, and People Management.
Benefits and Perks
Benefits packages do tend to lack paid time off; Wendy's International, Inc. gives paid vacation days to 23 percent and sick leave to one in eight employees. For employees looking to save up for their golden years, Wendy's International, Inc. provides an optional 401(k) plan, and a fair number of workers participate. Over one-half of workers report having health insurance, and approximately one-half report having dental coverage. Wendy's International, Inc. folks also make good use of free drinks, life insurance, a company cell phone, and stock options.