Apparel Technical Designers are the best paid with the average salary hovering at $38.00 per hour; Retail Store Managers, Retail Assistant Managers, and Assistant Store Managers also rank near the top of the list, pulling in about $20.49, $15.58, and approximately $15.54, respectively. Earning only around $9.50 on average, Retail Sales Associates make less than most people in the company.
Residents of Seattle, Wash. pick up paychecks that are higher than any other city — the median salary is $25.05 per hour; other top-paying cities include Bellevue, Wash. ($20.36) and Portland, Ore. (around $13.50). Across its U.S. offices, the state of Washington pays Eddie Bauer, Inc. the most — about $23.45 per hour on average.
Years of Experience
Survey participants who have worked at Eddie Bauer, Inc. for between five and 10 years earn $17.47 per hour on average. The largest fraction of Eddie Bauer, Inc. people (44 percent) have been working for one to four years and earn $12.98 per hour on average.
Certifications and Degrees
Eddie Bauer, Inc. workers who hold a Bachelor of Business Administration (BBA) are also well compensated, earning approximately $20.25 on average.
In this position, it pays to have Merchandising in your toolkit; employees who claim proficiency enjoy a higher median salary of $17.48 per hour. It's pretty common to find people here who know Customer Service; close to one-half consider it a key competency. Key skills also include Customer Relations, Operations Management, and Team Leadership.
Benefits and Perks
Paid time off is scarce, with only about one in five workers receiving paid vacation and nearly one-eighth of workers receiving sick leave. The larger part of workers take advantage of the 401(k) plan that Eddie Bauer, Inc. sponsors. Eddie Bauer, Inc. provides health insurance to a strong majority of survey participants, and a fair number of employees do receive dental coverage. Eddie Bauer, Inc. employees also enjoy perks such as a casual working environment and flexible hours.