Expected earnings are below average ($7.56) in Topeka, Kan., one of the lowest-paid cities. Across its U.S. offices, the state of Missouri pays Dillons the most — approximately $12.35 per hour on average.
Years of Experience
Survey participants who have worked at Dillons for between five and 10 years earn about $12.79 per hour on average. The greater proportion of employees (51 percent) report one to four years of experience and bring home median pay of $8.79 per hour.
Bringing in the most money are Pharmacy Technicians — their earnings average $11.97 per hour. Bakery Clerks are a close second at around $8.28 along with Pharmacy Clerks ($7.45) and Cashiers (around $7.44).
Certifications and Degrees
Monetary compensation comes to $58.18 per hour for Registered Pharmacists, far surpassing the earnings of non-credentialed workers. Regarding pay and education, Dillons pays those with a Bachelor's Degree the most — $13.25.
When it comes to skills, employees who report Customer Relations among their abilities seem to make the most, reporting a median income of about $13.10 per hour. Customer Service also popped up often in the survey as an important skill; around half of employees surveyed report using it at work. Key skills also include Retail Pharmacy, Inventory Management, and Data Entry.
Benefits and Perks
Merely a third of workers at Dillons earn paid vacation and paid sick time. Most survey participants allocate some part of their earnings to the company-sponsored 401(k) savings plan. At Dillons, about two in five workers have health insurance, and approximately two in five workers have dental coverage. Employees can also look forward to life insurance and flexible hours.