Years of Experience
For those with one to four years of experience, median paychecks reach $36K annually. Respondents who have been working for five to nine years make around $33K per year on average. The largest fraction of Claire's people (44 percent) have been working for 10-19 years and earn $50K annually on average.
Across its U.S. offices, the state of Illinois pays Claire's the most — approximately $65K per year on average.
Nearing the top of the pay scale are Retail Store Managers; median pay is the highest at about $33K annually.
The highest-paying skill to have may be Recruiting; employees who claim proficiency also report a higher average salary of $61K per year. Sales Management is a popular skill among Claire's workers, with more than a third of those surveyed reporting using it on the job. Other top skills include Customer Service, Sales, and Team Leadership.
At Claire's, there are significantly more females who responded to the questionnaire than males — the female-to-male ratio is more than 3 to 1.
Benefits and Perks
Paid time off is in short supply here, with only 44 percent receiving paid vacation and 22 percent receiving paid sick days. To plan for old age, more than two-fifths of workers maintain savings accounts through the company's 401(k) plan. A majority of survey participants report having health insurance, and a little more than half of workers report having dental coverage. Employees can also look forward to life insurance, a casual working environment, and a subsidized cell phone.