Average Hourly Rate for Fareway Stores, Inc. Employees

Headquartered in Boone, Iowa, Fareway Stores, Inc. offers a range of employment opportunities in the retail, from Cashier to Grocery Clerk. Median pay for Fareway Stores, Inc. workers sits around $11.33 per hour, and overtime compensation can push that up to $24.00. For the most part, employee paychecks at Fareway Stores, Inc. fluctuate depending on how long you've been working; your job title and geography also matter, but to a lesser degree. The data for this report comes from responses to the PayScale salary survey.

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Fareway Stores, Inc. Hourly Rate


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Meat Clerk
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  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 17 Jun 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 28
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Boone, Iowa 


Retail, Grocery Stores

Source: Freebase

Years of Experience

Average pay is approximately $12.66 per hour for those with five to nine years of experience. The greater proportion of employees (35 percent) report one to four years of experience and bring home median pay of about $9.19 per hour.


The highest average salaries go to Meat Cutters, who bring in close to $16.13 per hour, though Grocery Clerks are not far behind at $14.50 along with Meat Clerks (around $10.61) and Cashiers ($9.32).


Residents of Ames, Iowa pick up paychecks that are higher than any other city — the median salary is about $15.72 per hour; other top-paying cities include Dubuque, Iowa (approximately $15.29) and Cedar Rapids, Iowa ($14.44).


Employees who count Order Inventory among their skills enjoy higher pay; the median for this group is $16.00 per hour. Folks here also tend to know Customer Service; on the survey, a fair number of workers named it in their skills portfolios. Three more common skills are Cash Handling, Sales, and Retail.

Benefits and Perks

About two in five workers save up for retirement through a 401(k) plan. Close to one-third of workers report having health insurance, and just under one in three workers report having dental coverage.

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Key Stats for Fareway Stores, Inc.


36 %
64 %
Hourly Rate
$9 - $11
Hourly Rate
$9 - $17

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 9 votes.
Less than 1 year
1-4 years
5-9 years
10-19 years
20 years or more
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