Years of Experience
Average pay is approximately $11.82 per hour for those with five to nine years of experience. The greater proportion of employees (58 percent) report one to four years of experience and bring home median pay of $9.25 per hour.
The highest paychecks go to Retail Store Managers, who earn an average about $14.63 per hour, closely trailed by Assistant Store Managers ($11.09), Retail Store Assistant Managers ($10.72), and Assistant Managers (around $9.50). Retail Sales Associates make an average $7.32, close to the bottom of the company pay scale.
Residents of Louisville, Ky. pick up paychecks that are higher than any other city — the median salary is approximately $14.00 per hour; other top-paying cities include the company's headquarter city of Savannah, Ga. (about $13.00) and Darlington, S.C. ($9.21). By state, Kentucky offers the highest pay at $14.00 per hour.
Employees who count Leadership among their skills enjoy higher pay; the median for this group is around $12.07 per hour. Customer Service is a popular skill among Citi Trends, Inc. workers, with a solid majority of those surveyed reporting using it on the job. Retail, Merchandising, and Sales were also reported by many survey participants.
Citi Trends, Inc.'s employees who participated in the survey are more likely to be female — the female-to-male ratio is more than 3 to 1.
Benefits and Perks
Over a third of workers take advantage of the 401(k) plan that Citi Trends, Inc. sponsors. Close to one-half can count on health insurance, and nearly two in five workers have dental coverage as a benefit. Privileges also include a casual working environment and special cash bonus/group incentives.