Average Hourly Rate for Ingles Employees

Ingles laborers see wages hovering around $9.81 per hour. Adding overtime bumps the median up to $17.69. Your role at the company is the biggest factor affecting pay for Ingles workers, followed by how long you've been working and geography. The data for this overview comes from answers to PayScale's salary questionnaire.

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Meat Cutter
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Deli Manager
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Deli Associate
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Deli Clerk
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Pharmacy Technician
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  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 20 Jun 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 52
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Nearing the top of the pay scale are Deli Managers, Meat Cutters, Deli Clerks, and Bakery Clerks; while the first receives the highest median pay at approximately $15.61 per hour, the other salaries come in at $14.00, around $9.88, and $9.00, respectively. Cashiers at Ingles do not see much in the way of financial compensation and represent one of the lower-paid positions ($7.82 on average) at the company.

Years of Experience

Those who have five to nine years of work experience see average pay of about $12.00 per hour. Broken down by tenure, the largest share of Ingles employees (52 percent) have one to four years of experience and earn around $9.26 per hour on average.


When it comes to location, the highest average paycheck (approximately $14.00 per hour) can be spotted in Statesville, N.C.; Easley, S.C. ($13.25), the company's headquarter city of Asheville, N.C. ($11.00), and Jackson, Ga. (about $10.13) are the next top-paying cities. On the lower end is Dallas, Ga. at $7.75. Ingles workers in North Carolina earn the most — approximately $11.79 per hour on average.

Certifications and Degrees

Servsafe food manager certifications have significantly higher pay than non-accredited workers at $13.88 per hour.


Employees who count Order Inventory among their skills enjoy higher pay; the median for this group is $15.82 per hour. Customer Service also popped up often in the survey as an important skill; most of employees surveyed report using it at work. Employees also tend to know Customer Relations, Cash Handling, and Food Preparation.

Benefits and Perks

Most respondents save up for retirement through a 401(k) plan. Health insurance is part of the package for just under one in three workers, and for slightly less than a third of workers, dental coverage is too.

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