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Average Hourly Rate for Meijer, Inc. Employees

The average pay for Meijer, Inc. employees is $10.54 per hour. With overtime, that gets bumped up to $20.22. The most important factor affecting pay for Meijer, Inc. employees is what you do at the company, though geography and your experience level play a role as well. The data in this summary comes from the PayScale salary survey.

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How This Employer Pays

Meijer, Inc. typically pays:
below market
Similar employers pay:
above market
Employer: Meijer, Inc.
Hourly Rate 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.
[-]Pharmacy Technician (19)
$8.86 - $13.96  
[-]Pharmacy Technician (19)
Hourly Rate$8.86 - $13.96  
[+]Cashier (17)
$7.74 - $16.22  
[+]Cashier (17)
Hourly Rate$7.74 - $16.22  
[+]Meat Cutter (7)
$9.19 - $19.75  
[+]Meat Cutter (7)
Hourly Rate$9.19 - $19.75  
[+]Receiving Clerk (6)
$7.58 - $13.16  
[+]Receiving Clerk (6)
Hourly Rate$7.58 - $13.16  
 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: 30 Mar 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 208

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Warehouse Clerks are the best paid with the average salary hovering at around $17.50 per hour; Meat Cutters, Store Detectives, and Pharmacy Technicians also rank near the top of the list, pulling in about $13.80, $12.00, and approximately $10.31, respectively. Among the lower-paid positions at Meijer, Inc. are Cashiers — the median salary for this role approaches $8.56.


When it comes to location, the highest average paycheck ($18.00 per hour) can be spotted in Lansing, Mich.; Tipp City, Ohio ($13.96), Detroit, Mich. (about $13.78), and Indianapolis, Ind. ($11.07) are the next top-paying cities. On the lower end is Bowling Green, Ky. at approximately $10.05. The highest pay by state can be found in Wisconsin, where pay average out at around $16.00 per hour.

Years of Experience

For those with five to nine years of experience, average earnings amount to $11.22 per hour. The largest slice of the Meijer, Inc. workforce (45 percent) has been working for one to four years and earns, on average, $9.61 per hour.

Certifications and Degrees

Monetary compensation comes to about $57.18 per hour for Certified Immunization Pharmacists, far surpassing the earnings of non-credentialed workers. It pays to have an Associate's Degree, Business Management at Meijer, Inc. — these employees make the most at $13.40 per hour.


The best-paying skill to have in this role appears to be Inventory Management; employees who claim this ability report median compensation of around $10.75 per hour. Folks here also tend to know Customer Service; on the survey, more than two-fifths of workers named it in their skills portfolios. Many workers are also familiar with Cash Handling, Retail Pharmacy, and Customer Relations.

Benefits and Perks

Employees can save for retirement by joining one of several savings plans such as a 401(k) plan and a company pension plan. Meijer, Inc. provides health insurance to a majority of respondents, and the larger part of respondents do receive dental coverage. Perks also include life insurance, flexible hours, a casual working environment, and 401(a).

Key Stats for Meijer, Inc.


52 %
48 %
Hourly Rate
$8 - $12
Hourly Rate
$8 - $18
Less than 1 year
1-4 years
5-9 years
10-19 years
20 years or more

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 41 votes.
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