Customer Service Managers rake in the most money, with average earnings of $20.45 per hour; Certified Pharmacy Technicians come in second with average earnings amounting to $11.85, while Grocery Store Stock Clerks and Cashiers rank near the top as well (approximately $11.32 and $10.81, respectively). On the lower end are Bakery Clerks at about $8.83 on average.
Years of Experience
Five to nine years of work experience seem to result in median wages of around $10.73 per hour. Overall, the greater share of Jewel - Osco folks have one to four years of experience and earn an average $9.70 per hour.
When it comes to location, the highest average paycheck (approximately $20.45 per hour) can be spotted in Lisle, Ill.; Rolling Meadows, Ill. ($14.05), Chicago, Ill. ($12.49), and Aurora, Ill. (about $10.97) are the next top-paying cities. Des Plaines, Ill. is near the bottom for pay at around $10.28. Across its U.S. offices, the state of Illinois pays Jewel - Osco the most — $11.69 per hour on average.
Certifications and Degrees
Pharmacy Technician Certification Board Certifieds have significantly higher pay than non-accredited workers at $14.50 per hour. Regarding pay and education, Jewel - Osco pays those with a Bachelor's Degree the most — $18.55.
In this position, it pays to have Order Inventory in your toolkit; employees who claim proficiency enjoy a higher median salary of around $17.78 per hour. Customer Service also popped up often in the survey as an important skill; a majority of employees surveyed report using it at work. Employees also tend to know Retail Pharmacy, Cash Handling, and Retail.
Benefits and Perks
As part of compensation, Jewel - Osco gives paid vacation to two in five workers and paid sick leave to one in six employees. It's easy to build up retirement reserves here with programs such as a 401(k) plan and a company pension plan. At Jewel - Osco, roughly one-half have health insurance, and one-half have dental coverage. Some other advantages of working at Jewel - Osco are life insurance and flexible hours.