Customer Service Managers are awarded the highest paychecks, with compensation nearing around $20.45 per hour on average; Certified Pharmacy Technicians are next on the list, bringing in close to $11.85, followed by Cashiers earning $10.81 and Produce Clerks making about $10.45. Earning only approximately $8.83 on average, Bakery Clerks make less than most people in the company.
Years of Experience
For those who claim five to nine years of work experience, pay on average amounts to $10.73 per hour. Overall, the greater share of Jewel - Osco folks have one to four years of experience and earn an average $9.80 per hour.
When it comes to location, the highest average paycheck ($20.45 per hour) can be spotted in Lisle, Ill.; Rolling Meadows, Ill. (around $14.05), Chicago, Ill. ($12.49), and Aurora, Ill. (approximately $10.97) are the next top-paying cities. Those interested in increasing earning potential should avoid the city of Des Plaines, Ill. — at about $10.28, salaries are some of the lowest in the country.
Certifications and Degrees
Being a Pharmacy Technician Certification Board Certified certainly has its perks — salaries approach $14.50 per hour and far exceed the paychecks of those without certification. Jewel - Osco provides the highest financial reward to those with a Bachelor's Degree — these employees rake in $21.10 per hour.
The best-paying skill to have in this role appears to be Order Inventory; employees who claim this ability report median compensation of $17.78 per hour. A garden variety skill at Jewel - Osco is Customer Service; the larger part of Jewel - Osco's people use it regularly. Many workers usually know Cash Handling, Retail Pharmacy, and Retail as well.
Benefits and Perks
Only 36 percent at Jewel - Osco enjoy paid vacation time, and just 18 percent can take sick leave. Employees can save for retirement by joining one of several savings plans such as a 401(k) plan and a company pension plan. The larger part of workers report having health insurance, and around half report having dental coverage. Jewel - Osco employees also enjoy perks such as life insurance and flexible hours.