Years of Experience
Workers who have been with the company for more than one year but less than five can make about $10.30 per hour on average. The largest slice of the Fry's Food and Drug Stores workforce (36 percent) has been working for five to nine years and earns, on average, $13.46 per hour.
The highest average salaries go to Pharmacy Technicians, who bring in close to approximately $14.75 per hour, though Cashiers are not far behind at $13.30 along with Courtesy Clerks earning around $8.00.
Certifications and Degrees
Being a Pharmacy Technician Certification Board Certified certainly has its perks — salaries approach $15.05 per hour and far exceed the paychecks of those without certification.
The highest-paying skill in this position seems to be Retail Pharmacy; individuals who report it as part of the repertoire have a median income of about $14.75 per hour. A skill that is commonly seen around here is Customer Service; a fair number deem it necessary for work. Other top skills include Data Entry, Order Inventory, and Cash Handling.
Benefits and Perks
Paid vacation days are a given for the larger part of survey participants, but Fry's Food and Drug Stores rewards only one-half of survey participants with paid sick leave. Fry's Food and Drug Stores workers get plenty of help saving for their golden years, with retirement savings options such as a 401(k) plan and a company pension plan. A large number of workers can count on health insurance, and approximately one-half have dental coverage as a benefit. Advantages of working here also include flexible hours and tuition reimbursement.