Nearing the top of the pay scale are Assistant General Managers, Precious Stone & Metal Jewelers, Retail Sales Representatives, and Jewelry Sales Consultants; while the first receives the highest median pay at about $19.78 per hour, the other salaries come in at $16.45, around $12.80, and $12.01, respectively. Financial compensation for Jewelers is rather low — on average only $11.13 — relative to the rest of the company.
When it comes to location, the highest average paycheck (approximately $18.75 per hour) can be spotted in Syracuse, N.Y.; Simi Valley, Calif. (around $13.97), Houston, Texas (approximately $13.09), and Atlanta, Ga. ($12.73) are the next top-paying cities. Austin, Texas is one of the lowest-paid cities, with earnings averaging about $11.00. Within the firm, employees working in Michigan take home the most — $18.51 per hour on average.
Years of Experience
For those who claim five to nine years of work experience, pay on average amounts to $12.43 per hour. When we consider tenure, a substantial portion of employees (41 percent) have been working for one to four years and make about $11.45 per hour on average.
Certifications and Degrees
Certified Gemologists earn around $20.12 per hour, far more than their non-accredited counterparts. At Jared The Galleria of Jewelry, employees who hold a Bachelor of Science in Bachelor of Science (BS / BSc) receive the highest pay at $16.28.
When it comes to skills, employees who report Sales Management among their abilities seem to make the most, reporting a median income of $14.55 per hour. A skill that is commonly seen around here is Customer Service; the greater part deem it necessary for work. Retail, Customer Relations, and Sales were also reported by many survey participants.
Benefits and Perks
A majority of employees save for retirement through Jared The Galleria of Jewelry's 401(k) plan. Jared The Galleria of Jewelry provides health insurance to a solid majority of survey participants, and the larger part of workers do receive dental coverage. A few more workplace perks are tuition reimbursement and life insurance.