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Average Salary for Lids Employees

A salary of $32K per year is the going rate at Lids. Lids paychecks are largely negotiated based on your experience level, though your job title is also considered. The numbers in this rundown were provided by PayScale's salary survey participants.

How This Employer Pays

Lids typically pays:
below market

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Employer: Lids
Average Salary Range by Job
Job (Number Reporting)
National Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
[-]Retail Store Manager (9)
$21,350 - $54,695  
[-]Retail Store Manager (9)
Salary$22,908 - $57,239  
Bonus$340.39 - $8,361  
Total Pay$21,350 - $54,695  
[+]Retail Store Assistant Manager (4)
$14,927 - $30,517  
[+]Retail Store Assistant Manager (4)
Total Pay$14,927 - $30,517  
[+]Human Resources (HR) Generalist (2)
$28,152 - $52,917  
[+]Human Resources (HR) Generalist (2)
Salary$29,187 - $53,038  
Total Pay$28,152 - $52,917  
[+]Assistant Store Manager (2)
$14,428 - $29,711  
[+]Assistant Store Manager (2)
Total Pay$14,428 - $29,711  
 Precise Range (?
XPrecise ranges are calculated based on validated data submitted by employees in this job at this company.
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XWhen PayScale has limited employee-submitted data, we base estimated ranges on a broader set of relevant employee profiles to calculate the most accurate ranges for this job at this company.
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 2 Nov 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 38
United States (change)

Years of Experience

A tenure of five to ten years results in average pay of $36K. For the most part, a representative employee at Lids has been working for one to four years and makes $33K annually.


Within the firm, employees working in Texas take home the most — approximately $53K per year on average.


Bringing in the most money are Human Resources Generalists — their earnings average $38K. Retail Store Managers are a close second at about $35K.

Certifications and Degrees

Microsoft Certified Professionals are compensated at a much higher rate than non-authorized workers, bringing in close to around $34K. Lids workers who hold a Bachelor's Degree are also well compensated, earning $37K on average.


The highest-paying skill in this position seems to be Profit & Loss Statements; individuals who report it as part of the repertoire have a median income of around $80K. A common skill in Lids' work force is Leadership; a little less than a fifth of survey participants report using it on the job. Some other standard skills here are People Management, Recruiting, and Customer Service.

Benefits and Perks

To plan for old age, more than half of workers maintain savings accounts through the company's 401(k) plan. Health insurance is part of the package for a majority of workers, and for more than half of workers, dental coverage is too. Lids employees also enjoy perks such as life insurance, a casual working environment, flexible hours, a subsidized cell phone, and gym membership.

Key Stats

38 %
62 %
$32,418 - $38,660
$23,757 - $40,236
Less than 1 year
1-4 years
5-9 years
10-19 years
20 years or more
Somewhat satisfied
Rated 2 out of 5
based on 6 votes.

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