Years of Experience
For those with one to four years of experience, median paychecks reach about $10.30 per hour. 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, approximately $13.46 per hour.
Pharmacy Technicians earn the highest median pay at $14.75 per hour, followed by Cashiers (around $13.30) and Courtesy Clerks ($8.00).
Certifications and Degrees
Salaries approach $15.05 per hour for Pharmacy Technician Certification Board Certifieds; non-accredited workers make much less.
The highest-paying skill to have in this role seems to be Retail Pharmacy; employees claiming this as part of the toolbox earn a median of $14.75 per hour. A common skill in Fry's Food and Drug Stores' work force is Customer Service; a strong majority of survey participants report using it on the job. Other skills in demand are Data Entry, Order Inventory, and Cash Handling.
Benefits and Perks
It's easy to build up retirement reserves here with programs such as a 401(k) plan and a company pension plan. Benefits include paid time off, but Fry's Food and Drug Stores hands out more vacation days than sick days; the larger part of survey participants report receiving the former, but only half of survey participants report receiving the latter. A large number of workers receive health insurance, and half get dental coverage. Some other advantages of working at Fry's Food and Drug Stores are flexible hours and tuition reimbursement.