When it comes to location, the highest average paycheck (about $24.50 per hour) can be spotted in Westborough, Mass.; Boston, Mass. ($20.00), Pembroke Pines, Fla. (approximately $16.50), and Revere, Mass. (around $13.50) are the next top-paying cities. Garden City, N.Y. is one of the lowest-paid cities, with earnings averaging $9.27. By state, BJ's Wholesale Club pays its New Jersey employees the most; the pay rate there is $12.43 per hour.
Bringing in the most money are Meat Cutters — their earnings average $16.32 per hour. Customer Service Supervisors are a close second at $12.00 along with Overnight Stockers (around $11.43) and Tire Technicians ($11.14). With salaries averaging about $10.12, Cashiers are among the lowest paid at BJ's Wholesale Club.
Years of Experience
Respondents who have been working for five to nine years make approximately $12.78 per hour on average. The largest fraction of BJ's Wholesale Club people (48 percent) have been working for one to four years and earn $10.57 per hour on average.
Certifications and Degrees
OSHA Forklift Operator Certifications earn about $14.20 per hour, far more than their non-accredited counterparts. Regarding pay and education, BJ's Wholesale Club pays those with a Bachelor of Business Administration (BBA) the most — approximately $14.74.
When it comes to skills, employees who report Training among their abilities seem to make the most, reporting a median income of $16.09 per hour. A garden variety skill at BJ's Wholesale Club is Customer Service; approximately half of BJ's Wholesale Club's people use it regularly. Key skills also include Cash Handling, Customer Relations, and Retail.
Benefits and Perks
The company pays out both vacation time and sick leave for only one in eight employees. BJ's Wholesale Club sponsors a 401(k) program, and just over a half of workers use this option to save for their retirement. BJ's Wholesale Club provides health insurance to a majority of employees, and a little over a half of workers do receive dental coverage. Advantages of working here also include life insurance, flexible hours, a casual working environment, and 401(a).