The highest average salaries go to Restaurant General Managers, who bring in close to $13.18 per hour, though Restaurant Managers are not far behind at $10.74 along with Restaurant Assistant Managers (approximately $9.92) and Food Service Managers ($9.75). Firehouse Subs Inc. hands out some of the smallest paychecks to Cashiers (about $8.01 on average).
When it comes to location, the highest average paycheck (around $13.37 per hour) can be spotted in Loma Linda, Calif.; Des Moines, Iowa ($11.32), Flower Mound, Texas ($10.12), and Elizabethtown, Ky. (around $10.00) are the next top-paying cities. Those interested in increasing earning potential should avoid the city of Yuma, Ariz. — at approximately $8.27, salaries are some of the lowest in the country. Pay rates in the United States are highest in the state of California, where they average to about $13.13 per hour.
Years of Experience
Average pay is $9.00 per hour for those with five to nine years of experience. The largest fraction of Firehouse Subs Inc. people (71 percent) have been working for one to four years and earn $8.71 per hour on average.
Certifications and Degrees
Monetary compensation comes to $11.48 per hour for Servsafe food manager certifications, far surpassing the earnings of non-credentialed workers. Employees who have a Bachelor of Science in Bachelor of Science (BS / BSc) make the most here, hauling in about $10.24 per hour.
The highest-paying skill to have may be People Management; employees who claim proficiency also report a higher average salary of around $9.88 per hour. One of the more prevalent skills at Firehouse Subs Inc. is Customer Service, with a majority considering it a key competency. Food Preparation, Cash Handling, and Team Leadership round out the set of key employee skills.
Benefits and Perks
Perks cover health insurance for a little less than one-fifth of workers and dental coverage for close to one-tenth of workers. Advantages of working here also include free drinks and flexible hours.