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Average Hourly Rate for Banana Republic Inc. Employees

San Francisco, California-based Banana Republic Inc. hires for positions ranging from Sales Associate to Customer Service Manager in the retail industry. People employed by Banana Republic Inc. tend to make around $11.69 per hour and $25.03 for overtime hours. What you do at the company plays the largest role in compensation at Banana Republic Inc., but how long you've been working and where you live affect income (to a lesser degree) as well. The information for this rundown comes from respondents who completed PayScale's salary questionnaire.

How This Employer Pays

Banana Republic Inc. typically pays:
above market
Similar employers pay:
above market
Similar companies include:
The Home Depot Inc., Best Buy, Pier 1 Imports, Inc.
Employer: Banana Republic Inc.
Hourly Rate Range by Job
Job (Number Reporting)
National Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
[-]Sales Associate (14)
$7.41 - $10.91  
[-]Sales Associate (14)
Hourly Rate$7.41 - $10.91  
[+]Customer Service Supervisor (4)
$9.03 - $20.39  
[+]Customer Service Supervisor (4)
Hourly Rate$9.03 - $20.39  
[+]Customer Service Manager (4)
$13.77 - $30.53  
[+]Customer Service Manager (4)
Hourly Rate$13.77 - $30.53  
[+]Visual Merchandise Supervisor (3)
$11.06 - $20.75  
[+]Visual Merchandise Supervisor (3)
Hourly Rate$11.06 - $20.75  
 Precise Range (?
XPrecise ranges are calculated based on validated data submitted by employees in this job at this company.
)     Estimated Range (?
XWhen PayScale has limited employee-submitted data, we base estimated ranges on a broader set of relevant employee profiles to calculate the most accurate ranges for this job at this company.
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 5 Nov 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 76
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Banana Republic Inc. Details

San Francisco, California


Retail, Ophthalmic Goods Manufacturing

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Bringing in the most money are Customer Service Managers — their earnings average around $26.54. Visual Merchandise Supervisors are a close second at about $16.50 along with Assistant Store Managers ($15.00) and Customer Service Supervisors ($13.79). Earning only $8.86, Sales Associates make less than most people in the company.

Years of Experience

Between the five- and ten-year marks, the average employee earns approximately $14.82. A typical employee has one to four years of experience and earns around $10.53 per hour.


Median pay is highest in New York ($18.00 per hour), followed by Minneapolis ($16.50), Mclean (about $15.00), and Oklahoma City (approximately $15.00). Houston ranks low on the pay scale — at $8.50, it is one of the lowest-paid cities. By state, the highest pay levels are found in California, where the average Banana Republic Inc. employee makes around $13.42 per hour.

Certifications and Degrees

The highest-paying degree here is a Bachelor's Degree; Banana Republic Inc. awards $12.63 to these degree-holders.


When it comes to skills, Training seems to bolster pay the most; employees who claim proficiency also enjoy a median income of $22.50. A common skill in Banana Republic Inc.'s work force is Customer Service; a majority of survey participants report using it on the job. Other top skills include Merchandising, Retail, and Customer Relations.

Benefits and Perks

A 401(k) program is available, and around half use it to save for retirement. A majority of workers can count on health insurance, and more than half of workers have dental coverage as a benefit. Some other perks are a stock purchase plan, stock options, a casual working environment, flexible hours, and life insurance.

Key Stats

67 %
33 %
Hourly Rate
$9 - $18
Hourly Rate
$7 - $15
Less than 1 year
1-4 years
5-9 years
10-19 years
20 years or more
Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 14 votes.

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