From where I came from...Ron, you should be thankful that you were given a straight answer by an Administrator here. Also, Staticbladez11 answered your question before.
So you better just work hard without being conscious of promotion or whatsoever reward such as badges and what-not. You will definitely ascend to the ranks without you knowing it. A person with the real intent to help out is miles different from a person who's just there for promotion.
He's exceptionally lucky for being given more than enough chances to change his ways. If he was in another Wiki, he would have been banned instantly for troubling Rollback-enabled users the second time.