Average Hourly Rate for United Rentals Inc. Employees

The average pay for United Rentals Inc. employees is $20.46 per hour. With overtime, that gets bumped up to $31.61. At United Rentals Inc., the biggest piece of the paycheck puzzle is your job title — it impacts salary more than anything else — though your city and how long you've been working each factor into the equation as well. This overview is based on answers to PayScale's salary questionnaire.

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United Rentals Inc. Hourly Rate


Truck Driver, Heavy / Tractor-Trailer
22 profiles

Inside Sales Representative
16 profiles

Heavy Equipment Mechanic
14 profiles

United States (change)

Field Service Technician
11 profiles

Diesel Mechanic
6 profiles

Automotive Service Technician / Mechanic
3 profiles

Operations Supervisor
2 profiles

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  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 19 Nov 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 97
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About This Company



Equipment Rental and Leasing, NEC

United Rentals Inc, United Rentals, Inc

Source: Freebase


Nearing the top of the pay scale are Maintenance Technicians, Diesel Mechanics, Field Service Technicians, and Tractor-Trailer Drivers; while the first receives the highest median pay at $25.48 per hour, the other salaries come in at $25.00, $20.65, and approximately $20.57, respectively. Inside Sales Representatives at United Rentals Inc. do not see much in the way of financial compensation and represent one of the lower-paid positions (around $18.61 on average) at the company.


When it comes to location, the highest average paycheck (about $24.23 per hour) can be spotted in Portland, Ore.; Lawrence, Kan. (around $23.78), Plymouth, Minn. (about $23.02), and Sacramento, Calif. ($22.49) are the next top-paying cities. Tampa, Fla. ranks low on the pay scale — at approximately $17.50, it is one of the lowest-paid cities. Pay rates in the United States are highest in the state of California, where they average to $22.21 per hour.

Years of Experience

Respondents who have been working for five to nine years make $20.63 per hour on average. The largest fraction of United Rentals Inc. people (37 percent) have been working for one to four years and earn $19.42 per hour on average.

Certifications and Degrees

Monetary compensation comes to around $31.16 per hour for Cummins Diesel Engine Technicians, far surpassing the earnings of non-credentialed workers. United Rentals Inc. workers who hold a Bachelor of Science in Bachelor of Science (BS / BSc) are also well compensated, earning $21.43 on average.


In this position, it pays to have Heavy Equipment Repair in your toolkit; employees who claim proficiency enjoy a higher median salary of $21.44 per hour. A relatively widespread skill at United Rentals Inc. is Troubleshooting; slightly less than a third of employees use it for work. Employees also tend to know Electronic Troubleshooting, Customer Service, and Equipment Maintenance.


Men make up the majority of employees who took the survey in a male-to-female ratio of more than 3 to 1.

Benefits and Perks

Only a third of workers at United Rentals Inc. enjoy paid vacation time, and just 28 percent can take sick leave. A majority of workers plan for retirement by taking advantage of the company-sponsored 401(k) program. Health insurance comes as part of the deal for most respondents, and a solid majority of respondents report receiving dental coverage as well. Additional benefits of working here are a company cell phone, life insurance, a casual working environment, and stock options.

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Key Stats for United Rentals Inc.


16 %
84 %
Hourly Rate
$16 - $25
Hourly Rate
$16 - $24

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 29 votes.
Less than 1 year
1-4 years
5-9 years
10-19 years
20 years or more

Popular Locations for United Rentals Inc.

  1. Stamford, Connecticut
  2. Austin, Texas
  3. Beaumont, Texas
  4. Charlotte, North Carolina
  5. Houston, Texas
  6. Tampa, Florida
  7. Dallas, Texas

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