When it comes to location, the highest average paycheck ($76K per year) can be spotted in Pembroke Pines, Fla.; Jacksonville, Fla. (around $65K), Fort Pierce, Fla. (about $38K), and Orlando, Fla. ($28K) are the next top-paying cities. By state, Waste Pro USA employees make the most in Mississippi, earning approximately $60K annually on average.
The highest paychecks go to Operations Managers, who earn $70K per year on average, closely trailed by Maintenance Managers ($55K) and Route Drivers ($34K).
Years of Experience
Those with one to four years of experience at the company can expect to make around $50K annually on average. The largest fraction of Waste Pro USA people (37 percent) have been working for five to nine years and earn $60K per year on average.
Certifications and Degrees
Occupational Safety and Health Administraters earn about $71K annually, far more than their non-accredited counterparts.
The highest-paying skill to have may be Microsoft Excel; employees who claim proficiency also report a higher average salary of approximately $68K per year. One of the more prevalent skills at Waste Pro USA is Operations Management, with approximately one-fourth considering it a key competency. Other top skills include Budget Management, Safety Compliance, and Microsoft Word.
Employees who completed the survey skew strongly male, with a male-to-female ratio of more than 3 to 1.
Benefits and Perks
A solid majority of respondents participate in the company’s 401(k) retirement savings plan. A strong majority of employees report having health insurance, and a majority of survey participants report having dental coverage. Advantages of working here also include a company cell phone, life insurance, company car / automobile, gym membership, and a casual working environment.