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Average Hourly Rate for JCPenney Employees

How This Employer Pays

JCPenney typically pays:
above market
Similar employers pay:
below market
Similar companies include:
The Home Depot Inc., Macy's, Inc., AT&T Mobility LLC
Employer: JCPenney
Hourly Rate Range by Job
Job (Number Reporting)
National Data (?
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[-]Sales Associate (40)
$7.64 - $10.72  
[-]Sales Associate (40)
Overtime$8.11 - $15.15  
Hourly Rate$7.64 - $10.72  
[+]Customer Service Specialist (15)
$7.44 - $13.40  
[+]Customer Service Specialist (15)
Hourly Rate$7.44 - $13.40  
[+]Retail Sales Associate (15)
$7.65 - $15.46  
[+]Retail Sales Associate (15)
Hourly Rate$7.65 - $15.46  
[+]Retail Department Supervisor (9)
$9.06 - $17.26  
[+]Retail Department Supervisor (9)
Hourly Rate$9.06 - $17.26  
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Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 369
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JCPenney Details

Plano, Texas 75024


Retail, Department Stores


J. C. Penney Company, Inc. (NYSE: JCP) is a chain of American mid-range department stores based in Plano, Texas, a city north of Dallas. The company operates 1,107 department stores in all 50 U.S. states and Puerto Rico. JCPenney also operates catalog sales merchant offices nationwide in many small markets. Most JCPenney…
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Key Stats

70 %
30 %
Hourly Rate
$8 - $13
Hourly Rate
$8 - $13
Less than 1 year
1-4 years
5-9 years
10-19 years
20 years or more
Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 86 votes.

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