High paychecks are not found in Topeka, Kan.; in fact, at $7.56 it is one of the worst-paid cities. By state, the highest compensation levels appear in Missouri, where the average salary is about $12.35 per hour.
Assistant Customer Service Managers are awarded the highest paychecks, with compensation nearing approximately $13.75 per hour on average; Meat Cutters are next on the list, bringing in close to $12.88, followed by Pharmacy Technicians earning $11.89 and Certified Pharmacy Technicians making around $9.45. Financial compensation for Cashiers is rather low — on average only $7.44 — relative to the rest of the company.
Years of Experience
Average pay is about $12.79 per hour for those with five to nine years of experience. The largest slice of the Dillons workforce (59 percent) has been working for one to four years and earns, on average, approximately $9.20 per hour.
Certifications and Degrees
Monetary compensation comes to $58.18 per hour for Registered Pharmacists, far surpassing the earnings of non-credentialed workers. The highest-paying degree here is a Bachelor's Degree; Dillons awards around $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 $12.32 per hour. A common skill in Dillons' work force is Customer Service; the greater part of survey participants report using it on the job. Other skills in demand are Retail Pharmacy, Data Entry, and Customer Relations.
Benefits and Perks
Unfortunately, a minority of employees — about 31 percent — are presented with both paid vacation and sick leave. A large number of survey participants save up for retirement through a 401(k) plan. Nearly one-half of workers report having health insurance, and over a third of workers report having dental coverage. Privileges also include life insurance and flexible hours.