Years of Experience
For those with five to nine years of experience, average earnings amount to $13.30 per hour. The largest slice of the Fry's Food and Drug Stores workforce (44 percent) has been working for one to four years and earns, on average, approximately $8.31 per hour.
The highest paychecks go to Deli Managers, who earn an average $16.15 per hour, closely trailed by Assistant Grocery Store Managers (around $14.85), Cake Decorators ($12.28), and Pharmacy Technicians (about $10.93). Fry's Food and Drug Stores hands out some of the smallest paychecks to Courtesy Clerks (around $8.17 on average).
When it comes to location, the highest average paycheck (approximately $14.27 per hour) can be spotted in Phoenix, Ariz.; Chandler, Ariz. ($13.90), Tucson, Ariz. ($13.85), and San Tan Valley, Ariz. (about $9.05) are the next top-paying cities. Those interested in increasing earning potential should avoid the city of Peoria, Ariz. — at $8.07, salaries are some of the lowest in the country.
Certifications and Degrees
Salaries approach around $15.55 per hour for Certified Pharmacy Technicians; non-accredited workers make much less.
The highest-paying skill in this position seems to be Order Inventory; individuals who report it as part of the repertoire have a median income of $14.75 per hour. Customer Service is considered a run-of-the-mill skill; a fair number of Fry's Food and Drug Stores' people use it regularly. Employees also tend to know Retail, Cash Handling, and Retail Pharmacy.
Benefits and Perks
Fry's Food and Drug Stores sponsors a 401(k) program, and over a third of workers use this option to save for their retirement. At Fry's Food and Drug Stores, close to one-half have health insurance, and close to one-half have dental coverage.