Years of Experience
Survey participants who have worked at Fry's Food and Drug Stores for between five and 10 years earn $13.41 per hour on average. Broken down by tenure, the largest share of Fry's Food and Drug Stores employees (36 percent) have one to four years of experience and earn around $8.30 per hour on average.
Deli Managers are the best paid with the average salary hovering at $16.15 per hour; Pharmacy Technicians, Produce Clerks, and Overnight Stockers also rank near the top of the list, pulling in about $11.45, approximately $11.05, and $9.22, respectively. Earning only about $8.09 on average, Courtesy Clerks make less than most people in the company.
When it comes to location, the highest average paycheck (around $14.14 per hour) can be spotted in Phoenix, Ariz.; Chandler, Ariz. ($13.90), Tucson, Ariz. (approximately $13.64), and Peoria, Ariz. ($8.07) are the next top-paying cities.
Certifications and Degrees
Certified Pharmacy Technicians receive bigger paychecks ($14.80 per hour) than those without credentials.
When it comes to skills, Order Inventory seems to bolster pay the most; employees who claim proficiency also enjoy a median income of approximately $14.40 per hour. A garden variety skill at Fry's Food and Drug Stores is Customer Service; a majority of Fry's Food and Drug Stores' people use it regularly. Three more common skills are Retail, Cash Handling, and Retail Pharmacy.
Benefits and Perks
Only 31 percent at Fry's Food and Drug Stores enjoy paid vacation time, and just 23 percent can take sick leave. One-half of workers set aside retirement funds in an employer-sponsored 401(k). A fair number of employees receive health insurance, and a majority of respondents get dental coverage. Some other perks are flexible hours.