When it comes to location, the highest average paycheck ($12.10 per hour) can be spotted in Irving, Texas; Colorado Springs, Colo. (approximately $10.69), Louisville, Ky. ($10.40), and St. Louis, Mo. ($9.69) are the next top-paying cities. High paychecks are not found in Virginia Beach, Va.; in fact, at about $7.58 it is one of the worst-paid cities. The highest pay by state can be found in California, where pay average out at around $10.41 per hour.
Assistant General Managers earn the highest median pay at about $12.65 per hour, followed by Restaurant Managers ($10.09), Fast Food Managers (approximately $10.06), and General Team Leaders (around $9.92). With salaries averaging $8.20, Cashiers are among the lowest paid at Taco Bell Corporation.
Years of Experience
For those who claim five to nine years of work experience, pay on average amounts to $10.32 per hour. The largest fraction of Taco Bell Corporation people (66 percent) have been working for one to four years and earn $8.98 per hour on average.
Certifications and Degrees
Salaries approach around $10.95 per hour for Servsafe food manager certifications; non-accredited workers make much less. The best paid folks at Taco Bell Corporation have a Bachelor of Science in Bachelor of Science (BS / BSc), earning approximately $10.74 per hour.
The highest-paying skill to have in this role seems to be People Management; employees claiming this as part of the toolbox earn a median of $10.53 per hour. A garden variety skill at Taco Bell Corporation is Customer Service; a solid majority of Taco Bell Corporation's people use it regularly. Three more common skills are Food Preparation, Cash Handling, and Cleaning.
Benefits and Perks
More than a third of workers set aside retirement funds in an employer-sponsored 401(k). Roughly two-fifths of workers receive health insurance, and just under one in three workers get dental coverage. A few more workplace perks are free drinks, flexible hours, life insurance, tuition reimbursement, and food/meal discounts.