At approximately $7.56, Topeka, Kan. is home to some of the lowest pay in the country. Dillons workers in Missouri earn the most — $12.35 per hour on average.
Years of Experience
Those who have five to nine years of work experience see average pay of $12.79 per hour. When we consider tenure, a substantial portion of employees (53 percent) have been working for one to four years and make about $9.05 per hour on average.
Earning $11.97 per hour on average, Pharmacy Technicians receive the most money, followed by Certified Pharmacy Technicians (around $9.45), Bakery Clerks ($8.28), and Pharmacy Clerks ($7.45). Cashiers are among the lowest paid at a median salary of approximately $7.44.
Certifications and Degrees
Registered Pharmacists receive bigger paychecks (about $58.18 per hour) than those without credentials. The highest-paying degree here is a Bachelor's Degree; Dillons awards $13.25 to these degree-holders.
The best-paying skill to have in this role appears to be Inventory Management; employees who claim this ability report median compensation of around $12.32 per hour. Customer Service is a popular skill among Dillons workers, with one-half of those surveyed reporting using it on the job. Key skills also include Retail Pharmacy, Data Entry, and Customer Relations.
Benefits and Perks
A lucky few (one in three survey participants) are fortunate enough to be compensated for both vacation and sick time. Most workers report contributing to a 401(k). Close to one-half have health insurance, and benefits for roughly two in five workers also include dental insurance. The list of perks also includes life insurance and flexible hours.