The highest average salaries go to Customer Service Managers, who bring in close to about $26.54, though Visual Merchandise Supervisors are not far behind at $16.50 along with Visual Merchandisers ($15.74) and Assistant Store Managers (around $15.00). Banana Republic Inc. hands out some of the smallest paychecks to Sales Associates ($9.06).
Years of Experience
For those with five to nine years of experience, average earnings amount to approximately $14.82. The largest slice of the Banana Republic Inc. workforce (55 percent) has been working for one to four years and earns about $10.42 per hour.
When it comes to location, the highest average paycheck ($18.00 per hour) can be spotted in New York; Minneapolis (around $16.50), Oklahoma City (approximately $15.00), and Mclean ($15.00) are the next top-paying cities. Los Angeles is near the bottom for pay at $9.41. The highest pay by state can be found in California, where pay average out at $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.
Skill-wise, employees who report Training as part of the toolkit report the most money, earning $22.50 on average. Customer Service also popped up often in the survey as an important skill; over one-half of employees surveyed report using it at work. Many workers are also familiar with Merchandising, Retail, and Customer Relations.
Benefits and Perks
Approximately half plan for retirement by taking advantage of the company-sponsored 401(k) program. At Banana Republic Inc., more than half of workers have health insurance, and a majority of workers have dental coverage. Additional benefits of working here are a stock purchase plan, stock options, a casual working environment, flexible hours, and life insurance.