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Average Hourly Rate for Festival Foods Employees

Festival Foods offers employees an average of $11.78 per hour, and overtime earnings push that number up to $19.03. Though your city and how long you've been working are influential salary factors for those at Festival Foods, your job title turns out to have the greatest impact on paycheck size. The data in this summary comes from the PayScale salary survey.

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Employer: Festival Foods
Hourly Rate Range by Job
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[-]Cashier (4)
$8.77 - $14.48  
[-]Cashier (4)
Hourly Rate$8.77 - $14.48  
[+]Cake Decorator (3)
$10.47 - $18.31  
[+]Cake Decorator (3)
Hourly Rate$10.47 - $18.31  
[+]Deli Clerk (3)
$7.41 - $12.30  
[+]Deli Clerk (3)
Hourly Rate$7.41 - $12.30  
[+]Baker (2)
$9.32 - $17.60  
[+]Baker (2)
Hourly Rate$9.32 - $17.60  
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Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 2 Apr 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 35

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Grocery Stores

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Nearing the top of the pay scale are Cake Decorators, Bakers, Cashiers, and Deli Clerks; while the first receives the highest median pay at $15.96 per hour, the other salaries come in at around $14.00, about $10.78, and approximately $9.25, respectively.


When it comes to location, the highest average paycheck ($14.30 per hour) can be spotted in Appleton, Wisc.; Fond Du Lac, Wisc. ($12.96), Green Bay, Wisc. ($11.88), and Fort Atkinson, Wisc. (about $11.79) are the next top-paying cities. La Crosse, Wisc. is one of the lowest-paid cities, with earnings averaging around $9.00.

Years of Experience

Those with one to four years of experience at the company can expect to make $12.01 per hour on average. The largest fraction of Festival Foods people (32 percent) have been working for five to nine years and earn $11.96 per hour on average.

Certifications and Degrees

Being a Certified ServSafe Food Handler certainly has its perks — salaries approach approximately $12.32 per hour and far exceed the paychecks of those without certification. Regarding pay and education, Festival Foods pays those with a Bachelor's Degree the most — around $15.00.


The best-paying skill to have in this role appears to be Order Inventory; employees who claim this ability report median compensation of about $12.76 per hour. A relatively widespread skill at Festival Foods is Customer Service; the larger part of employees use it for work. Data Entry, Cash Handling, and Customer Relations were also reported by many survey participants.

Benefits and Perks

A large number of workers plan for retirement by taking advantage of the company-sponsored 401(k) program. For more than half of workers, benefits include health insurance, and over one-half of workers get dental coverage, too. Perks also include company store discount, employee stock ownership plan (esop), stock options, and life insurance.

Key Stats for Festival Foods


73 %
27 %
Hourly Rate
$9 - $13
Hourly Rate
$9 - $15
Less than 1 year
1-4 years
5-9 years
10-19 years
20 years or more

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 5 votes.
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