Years of Experience
Those who have five to nine years of work experience see an average pay of $12.09. A typical employee has one to four years of experience and earns approximately $11.00 per hour.
Residents of St. Louis pick up paychecks that are higher than any other city — the median salary is around $15.22 per hour; other top-paying cities include Austin (about $13.25) and Manchester ($10.05). Across its U.S. offices, the state of California pays Jared The Galleria of Jewelry the most — $14.44 per hour on average.
Jewelry Sales Consultants earn the highest median pay at about $13.56, followed by Retail Sales Assistants ($13.00), Retail Sales Associates ($11.97), and Sales Associates (around $11.87). On the lower end are Porters at $10.05.
Certifications and Degrees
Diamond Grading Certificate Holders are compensated at a much higher rate than non-authorized workers, bringing in close to approximately $12.85. Jared The Galleria of Jewelry provides the highest financial reward to those with an Associate's Degree — these employees rake in $12.38 per hour.
The highest-paying skill to have in this role seems to be Sales Management; employees claiming this as part of the toolbox earn a median of $12.35. Customer Service is regularly seen around here; close to one-half of those surveyed report it as a core competency. Employees also tend to round out their skills sets with Retail, Customer Relations, and Sales.
Benefits and Perks
Only a third of workers at Jared The Galleria of Jewelry enjoy paid vacation time, and just a quarter of workers can take sick leave. A 401(k) program is available, and a majority of workers use it to save for retirement. Health insurance is part of the package for more than half of workers, and for slightly more than half of workers, dental coverage is too. Some other perks are tuition reimbursement, life insurance, flexible hours, and a stock purchase plan.