Earning $21.25 per hour on average, Human Resources Coordinators receive the most money, followed by Retail Store Managers (around $18.91) and Photographers (about $10.86).
When it comes to location, the highest average paycheck ($20.00 per hour) can be spotted in the company's headquarter city of Eden Prairie, Minn.; Reno, Nev. ($17.50), Minneapolis, Minn. (approximately $12.00), and Charlotte, N.C. (about $10.50) are the next top-paying cities. Within the firm, employees working in Minnesota take home the most — $17.99 per hour on average.
Years of Experience
For those with one to four years of experience, median paychecks reach approximately $11.00 per hour. When we consider tenure, a substantial portion of employees (30 percent) have been working for five to nine years and make $10.73 per hour on average.
Certifications and Degrees
Those lacking certification bring in much lower salaries than Photography Certifications, who make $13.80 per hour. The best paid folks at Lifetouch, Inc. have an Associate of Applied Science (AAS), earning around $13.70 per hour.
When it comes to skills, Customer Service seems to bolster pay the most; employees who claim proficiency also enjoy a median income of approximately $17.01 per hour. Adobe Photoshop also popped up often in the survey as an important skill; roughly one in four of employees surveyed report using it at work. Three more common skills are Sales, Editing, and Microsoft Office.
Benefits and Perks
At Lifetouch, Inc., the larger part of workers have health insurance, and a majority of respondents have dental coverage. Other privileges include a casual working environment, stock options, gas card, and employee stock ownership plan (esop).