When it comes to location, the highest average paycheck ($13.37 per hour) can be spotted in Loma Linda, Calif.; Des Moines, Iowa (approximately $11.32), Hattiesburg, Miss. ($10.75), and Flower Mound, Texas (around $10.12) are the next top-paying cities. Yuma, Ariz. is one of the lowest-paid cities, with earnings averaging about $8.27. By state, the highest compensation levels appear in California, where the average salary is $11.00 per hour.
Earning $12.81 per hour on average, Restaurant General Managers receive the most money, followed by Restaurant Assistant Managers (about $10.00), Food Service Managers ($9.50), and Crew Leaders ($9.00). On the lower end are Cashiers at approximately $8.05 on average.
Years of Experience
For those with five to nine years of experience, average earnings amount to around $9.50 per hour. The largest fraction of Firehouse Subs Inc. people (74 percent) have been working for one to four years and earn about $8.93 per hour on average.
Certifications and Degrees
General Management Certificate Holders receive bigger paychecks ($12.00 per hour) than those without credentials. The best paid folks at Firehouse Subs Inc. have a Bachelor of Science in Bachelor of Science (BS / BSc), earning approximately $10.24 per hour.
The best-paying skill to have in this role appears to be Inventory Management; employees who claim this ability report median compensation of $10.50 per hour. A common skill in Firehouse Subs Inc.'s work force is Customer Service; a fair number of survey participants report using it on the job. Employees also tend to round out their skills sets with Food Preparation, People Management, and Team Leadership.
Benefits and Perks
Health insurance comes as part of the deal for around one in five workers, and roughly an eighth of workers report receiving dental coverage as well. Firehouse Subs Inc. also dishes out privileges such as free drinks, flexible hours, and food/meal discounts.