Company Overview

KFC is one of the most famous fast food restaurant franchise that has more than 23,000 outlets across the world. It has a global existence for over 135 countries. It is now one of the most successful franchise business in the world. They got the same response here in Canada as well with over 600 restaurants spread across the nation, and more are scheduled to open in upcoming years. Naturally, there are plenty of job opportunities. So, in this article, we will pinpoint the areas where you can get a job and how much salary you may get along with some other benefits they offer.

Job Opportunities

The size of a company like KFC Canada is enormous. Therefore, they are always in need of new employees to mitigate customers’ demands. However, a company of that stature typically has two central departments. Let us know what they are and how much job opportunities they offer.

  • Retail Unit: The most common job opportunities lie in their retail outlets. In Canada, there are over 600 restaurants in operation. Therefore, they need employees to work in those restaurants in various posts. So, if you believe you are hardworking and you can absorb work pressure, then you can apply in these outlets. There are posts available such as crew members, chefs, supervisors, team leaders, restaurant managers, and many more. If you’ve got selected, you will undergo their training program at first. It will make to ready to serve the customers and also make you efficient in whatever the job you are assigned.
  • Corporate Unit: The reason KFC is a global brand right now is not because of the efforts of the legendary Colonel Harland Sanders only. Sure, it made the company famous across a few blocks, but it is the efficient and consistent management team that made the company global. Here in Canada as well, the management team or the corporate team is the main reason for their smooth operations. Now, there are numerous job opportunities that you can choose for; you can try and be a Marketing Coordinator, a Finance Manager, or Food Safety & Compliance expert. The point is, if you believe you have the skills to be in the corporate field, then KFC Canada is one of the best options.

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Salary Packages & Benefits

When we talk about the job opportunities in their retail unit and their corporate unit, the discussion is incomplete without mentioning how much salary KFC Canada is offering to its employees. However, it is not possible to mention all the salary packages they offer; what we will do is we will mention some and try to speculate the overall pay scale. Along with that, we will discuss the additional benefits the employees receive prior to their salary.

  • Team Member: Typically, a Team Member working in KFC Canada gets an average salary package of $$24,916 per annum. Apart from that, they also get additional Tips of $647 per annum along with Life Insurance, Private Health Insurance, Workers Compensation, Free Lunch or Snacks, and few more.
  • Cook: The Cooks of KFC Canada get a yearly average salary of $24,916. Plus, they also get some additional benefits like Life Insurance, Private Health/Dental Plan, Workers Compensation, Flexible Time benefits, Employee Discounts, and Free Lunch or Snacks.
  • Assistant General Manager: The average salary package that KFC Canada offers to its Assistant General Managers is $33,977 per annum. On top of that, they also get a Cash Bonus of $2,177 per annum. Some other benefits they receive are Life Insurance, Private Health Insurance, and Maternity & Paternity Leave.
  • Restaurant General Manager: Restaurant General Manager is a very responsible position; so, KFC Canada offers an average salary package of $40,449 per annum. Prior to that, they get benefits related to Insurance, Health & Wellness, Financial & Retirement, Family & Parenting, and Professional Support.
  • District Manager: KFC Canada offers an average salary package of $68,000 annually. Not only that, but the District Managers are also entitled with some additional benefits, such as Life Insurance, Private Health/Dental Plan, Workers Compensation, Stock Options or Equity, Performance Bonus, Group Savings Plans, Maternity & Paternity Leave, and many more.
  • Planner: A planner is a unique job role; hence, KFC Canada offers an average salary package of $27,000 per annum. Some of the added benefits are related to Professional Support, Perks, Family & Parenting, Financial & Retirement, and of course, Insurance & Health.

The Conclusion

Now, after careful observation, we can say that the salary package is decent in the industry; at least in the retail units. However, there is a chance to improve a bit in the corporate unit jobs. The benefits they offer to their employees are less than what some of their direct rivals provide, especially the cash benefits. Having said so, KFC Canada is one of the great places to work on, and the employees do get free meals as well!