Average Hourly Rate for Fry's Food and Drug Stores Employees

Fry's Food and Drug Stores (headquartered in Tolleson, Ariz.) offers a host of job openings in the staple the retail sector, from Cashier to Grocery Stocker. The average pay for Fry's Food and Drug Stores employees is $12.81 per hour. With overtime, that gets bumped up to $15.45. At Fry's Food and Drug Stores, the biggest piece of the paycheck puzzle is what you do at the company — it impacts salary more than anything else — though your experience level factors into the equation as well. The data for this overview comes from answers to PayScale's salary questionnaire.

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Employer: Fry's Food and Drug Stores
Hourly Rate Range by Job
Job (Number Reporting)
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[-]Cashier (4)
$6.97 - $12.60  
[-]Cashier (4)
Hourly Rate$6.97 - $12.60  
[+]Pharmacy Technician (3)
$9.03 - $17.25  
[+]Pharmacy Technician (3)
Hourly Rate$9.03 - $17.25  
[+]Grocery Stocker (2)
$6.90 - $9.91  
[+]Grocery Stocker (2)
Hourly Rate$6.90 - $9.91  
[+]Meat Cutter (2)
$11.85 - $23.61  
[+]Meat Cutter (2)
Hourly Rate$11.85 - $23.61  
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Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 3 Nov 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 23
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Tolleson, Arizona 



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Years of Experience

Average pay is typically $13.28 for those with five to nine years of experience. The largest fraction of Fry's Food and Drug Stores people (40 percent) have been working for one to four years and earn $10.30 per hour.


Cashiers rake in the most money, with average earnings of about $13.77; Pharmacy Technicians come in second with typical earnings amounting to approximately $11.90, and Grocery Stockers rank near the top as well ($7.85).

Certifications and Degrees

Certified Pharmacy Technicians are compensated at a much higher rate than non-authorized workers, bringing in close to around $12.55. Certified ServSafe Food Handlers with credentials can live quite comfortably; salaries come in at $12.03 per hour.


In this role, the best-paying skill appears to be Retail Pharmacy; individuals who claim it among their capabilities enjoy a higher median salary of approximately $15.30. Customer Service also popped up often in the survey as an important skill; a solid majority of employees surveyed report using it at work. Employees also tend to know Data Entry, Cash Handling, and Inventory Management.

Benefits and Perks

A 401(k) program is available, and a fair portion of workers use it to save for retirement. Most workers can count on health insurance, and just under one in three workers have dental coverage as a benefit. Some other perks are tuition reimbursement.

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Key Stats for Fry's Food and Drug Stores


42 %
58 %
Hourly Rate
$13 - $36
Hourly Rate
$8 - $16
Less than 1 year
1-4 years
5-9 years
10-19 years
20 years or more

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 4 votes.

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