Average Salary for Claire's Employees

The average Claire's employee earns $32K annually. How long you've been working is weighted most heavily when it comes to salary consideration at Claire's; where you live has a (lesser) effect as well. This report is based on answers to PayScale's salary questionnaire.

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About This Company

Hoffman Estates, Illinois 


Retail, Clothing and Clothing Accessories Stores


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Years of Experience

Between the one and five year mark, median pay is around $34K per year. Survey participants who have worked at Claire's for between five and 10 years earn $36K annually on average. The largest slice of the Claire's workforce (47 percent) has been working for 10-19 years and earns, on average, $43K per year.


By state, Claire's pays its Illinois employees the most; the pay rate there is about $80K annually.


Bringing in the most money are Retail Store Managers — their earnings average $33K per year.

Certifications and Degrees

Licensed Lawyers receive bigger paychecks (approximately $114K annually) than those without credentials. Claire's provides the highest financial reward to those with a B.A. in Bachelor of Arts (BA) — these employees rake in $52K per year.


The best-paying skill to have in this role appears to be Human Resources; employees who claim this ability report median compensation of approximately $61K annually. A common skill in Claire's' work force is Sales Management; half of survey participants report using it on the job. Other skills in demand are Customer Service, Operations Management, and Inventory Management.

Benefits and Perks

For employees looking to save up for their golden years, Claire's provides an optional 401(k) plan, and about two in five workers participate. A little more than half of workers report having health insurance, and one-half of workers report having dental coverage.

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Key Stats for Claire's


88 %
12 %
$29,316 - $50,938
Less than 1 year
1-4 years
5-9 years
10-19 years
20 years or more

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 2 votes.

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