Scanning Coordinators are awarded the highest paychecks, with compensation nearing approximately $14.87 per hour on average; Bakers are next on the list, bringing in close to around $13.52, followed by Cake Decorators earning about $13.00 and Pharmacy Technicians making $12.40. Financial compensation for Cashiers is rather low — on average only $10.00 — relative to the rest of the company.
When it comes to location, the highest average paycheck ($16.59 per hour) can be spotted in the company's headquarter city of Chandler, Ariz.; Tucson, Ariz. ($13.00), Mesa, Ariz. (approximately $13.00), and Avondale, Ariz. ($12.21) are the next top-paying cities. On the lower end is Phoenix, Ariz. at $12.00.
Years of Experience
For those with five to nine years of experience, average earnings amount to around $12.50 per hour. Broken down by tenure, the largest share of Bashas' Inc. employees (41 percent) have one to four years of experience and earn about $11.59 per hour on average.
Certifications and Degrees
OSHA Forklift Operator Certifications have significantly higher pay than non-accredited workers at approximately $16.21 per hour.
The best-paying skill to have in this role appears to be Microsoft Excel; employees who claim this ability report median compensation of $14.67 per hour. Customer Service also popped up often in the survey as an important skill; a little more than half of employees surveyed report using it at work. Cash Handling, Retail, and Inventory Management were also reported by many survey participants.
Benefits and Perks
For employees looking to save up for their golden years, Bashas' Inc. provides an optional 401(k) plan, and nearly one-half participate. The larger part of workers have health insurance, and benefits for over a third of workers also include dental insurance. A few more workplace perks are life insurance.