Nearing the top of the pay scale are Retail Store Managers, Human Resources Coordinators, and Photographers; while the first receives the highest median pay at around $21.86 per hour, the other salaries come in at approximately $21.25 and $10.86, respectively.
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. (about $17.50), Minneapolis, Minn. ($12.00), and Charlotte, N.C. ($10.50) are the next top-paying cities. Pay rates in the United States are highest in the state of Minnesota, where they average to approximately $17.99 per hour.
Years of Experience
Five to nine years of work experience seem to result in median wages of $10.54 per hour. When we consider tenure, a substantial portion of employees (35 percent) have been working for one to four years and make $11.47 per hour on average.
Certifications and Degrees
Photography Certifications earn around $12.00 per hour, far more than their non-accredited counterparts. Regarding pay and education, Lifetouch, Inc. pays those with an Associate of Applied Science (AAS) the most — about $18.45.
The highest-paying skill to have in this role seems to be Customer Service; employees claiming this as part of the toolbox earn a median of $19.34 per hour. A garden variety skill at Lifetouch, Inc. is Adobe Photoshop; approximately one in three of Lifetouch, Inc.'s people use it regularly. Some other standard skills here are Sales, Editing, and Information Technology Support.
Benefits and Perks
At Lifetouch, Inc., a majority of respondents have health insurance, and a majority of employees have dental coverage. Employees can also look forward to a casual working environment, stock options, gas card, and employee stock ownership plan (esop).